How much does a Scrum Program Manager make in the United States? The average Scrum Program Manager salary in the United States is $156,765 as of April 24, 2024, but the range typically falls between $135,368 and $174,048. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Scrum Program Manager Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Scrum Program Manager Salary $115,888 US April 24, 2024
25th Percentile Scrum Program Manager Salary $135,368 US April 24, 2024
50th Percentile Scrum Program Manager Salary $156,765 US April 24, 2024
75th Percentile Scrum Program Manager Salary $174,048 US April 24, 2024
90th Percentile Scrum Program Manager Salary $189,783 US April 24, 2024
25% $135,368 10% $115,888 90% $189,783 75% $174,048 $156,765 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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What skills does a Scrum Program Manager need?

Each competency has five to ten behavioral assertions that can be observed, each with a corresponding performance level (from one to five) that is required for a particular job.

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Project Management: Project management is the application of processes, methods, skills, knowledge and experience to achieve specific project objectives according to the project acceptance criteria within agreed parameters. Project management has final deliverables that are constrained to a finite timescale and budget.

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Kanban: Tracking the production and shipment of parts and materials through Kanban to improve manufacturing efficiency.

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Agile Development: Managing software development projects by using a set of Agile methodologies, disciplines, practices, and techniques.

Project Management 9.34%
Kanban 1.35%
Agile Development 0.82%
Others 88.49%

Job Description for Scrum Program Manager

Scrum Program Manager manages and coaches a team of Scrum Masters that support self-managed teams in the completion of Scrum projects. Ensures projects are sufficiently resourced for the defined scope of work and are delivered on schedule and within budget. Being a Scrum Program Manager oversees multiple projects and coordinates across other Agile teams for complex projects. Monitors project milestones and takes proactive steps to mitigate risk. Additionally, Scrum Program Manager guides Scrum Masters in the implementation of quality standards and recommends changes to improve the Agile process. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically requires Certified Scrum Master (CSM). Typically reports to a director or head of a unit or department. The Scrum Program Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. To be a Scrum Program Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 - 3 years supervisory experience may be required. Extensive knowledge of the function and department processes. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Scrum Program Manager salary varies from city to city. Compared with national average salary of Scrum Program Manager, the highest Scrum Program Manager salary is in San Francisco, CA, where the Scrum Program Manager salary is 25.0% above. The lowest Scrum Program Manager salary is in Miami, FL, where the Scrum Program Manager salary is 3.5% lower than national average salary.

City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-3.5%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 4.9%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.1%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 16.8%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-1.3%

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