How much does a Principal Program Manager make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Principal Program Manager in the United States is $73 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $64 and $82. Hourly rate 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. 

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Microsoft Corporation - Reston , VA
Responsibilities As a Principal PM Manager in Employee Experience (HR), you will be a change agent ... A coachfor your team members, helping them develop the program management skills they need to ...
Upward.net - 39 days ago
Engility Holdings Inc. - Chantilly , VA
Provide technical and programmatic support to PMO in the oversight for select contracts * Support program resource tracking, analysis, management and projections of select contracts * Provide subject ...
Upward.net - 33 days ago
Vendavo - Richmond , VA
Lead scrum meetings and facilitate Agile principals * Other duties as assigned. Qualifications ... Program Management experience in large-scale Enterprise Software implementations, which span ...
LinkedIn - 57 days ago
Lawelawe Management Group - Fort Belvoir , VA
The successful Program Manager must have experience supporting DoD customers and IT operations. The ... One (1) year must relate to principal duties and responsibilities. * PMP certification required
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 66 days ago
Cambridge International Systems, Inc. - Arlington , VA
Representing Cambridge as the principal point of contact (POC) regarding contract activities to the Program Office (PO) for all contractual and operational matters and coordination of activities ...
LinkedIn - 85 days ago
... large complex programs. Has expertise and operates across one or more industries and variety of services such as business strategy, manpower planning, policy analysis, management controls ...
Upward.net - 41 days ago
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