Average Platform Manager Salary
$122,000 yearly
$58.67 hourly
Updated August 18, 2021
$92,000
10 %
$122,000
Median
$161,000
90 %
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PercentileascdescAnnual SalaryascdescMonthly SalaryascdescHourly Rateascdesc
90th Percentile
$161,000
$13,417
$77
75th Percentile
$141,000
$11,750
$68
Average
$122,036
$10,170
$59
25th Percentile
$105,000
$8,750
$50
10th Percentile
$92,000
$7,667
$44

Average Platform Manager Salary By State

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Platform Manager average salary by State

StateascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Alabama
$91,367
$43.93
Alaska
$73,740
$35.45
Arizona
$103,497
$49.76
Arkansas
$73,337
$35.26
California
$127,824
$61.45
Colorado
$89,163
$42.87
Connecticut
$121,198
$58.27
Delaware
$122,837
$59.06
District of Columbia
$132,372
$63.64
Florida
$92,613
$44.53
Georgia
$111,793
$53.75
Hawaii
$104,904
$50.43
Idaho
$56,515
$27.17
Illinois
$119,781
$57.59
Indiana
$102,589
$49.32
Iowa
$100,728
$48.43
Kansas
$94,331
$45.35
Kentucky
$110,599
$53.17
Louisiana
$78,577
$37.78
Maine
$89,454
$43.01
Maryland
$136,351
$65.55
Massachusetts
$122,242
$58.77
Michigan
$94,034
$45.21
Minnesota
$114,377
$54.99
Mississippi
$84,138
$40.45
Missouri
$94,212
$45.29
Montana
$81,704
$39.28
Nebraska
$85,951
$41.32
Nevada
$99,748
$47.96
New Hampshire
$135,772
$65.28
New Jersey
$128,941
$61.99
New Mexico
$75,113
$36.11
New York
$132,972
$63.93
North Carolina
$110,276
$53.02
North Dakota
$111,194
$53.46
Ohio
$106,188
$51.05
Oklahoma
$81,753
$39.30
Oregon
$76,255
$36.66
Pennsylvania
$114,617
$55.10
Rhode Island
$117,913
$56.69
South Carolina
$91,807
$44.14
South Dakota
$94,855
$45.60
Tennessee
$94,551
$45.46
Texas
$115,203
$55.39
Utah
$69,560
$33.44
Vermont
$85,009
$40.87
Virginia
$139,055
$66.85
Washington
$106,682
$51.29
West Virginia
$102,848
$49.45
Wisconsin
$100,240
$48.19
Wyoming
$55,390
$26.63

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Highest Paying Cities For Platform Manager

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CityascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Mountain View, CA
$136,399
$65.58
New York, NY
$133,969
$64.41
Bridgewater, NJ
$129,129
$62.08
Stamford, CT
$122,552
$58.92
Framingham, MA
$122,549
$58.92
Chicago, IL
$120,734
$58.05

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What Is The Average Platform Manager Salary?

The average platform manager salary is $122,036 per year, or $58.67 per hour, in the United States. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $92,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $161,000. As most things go, location can be critical. Virginia, Maryland, New Hampshire, New York, and New Jersey provide the highest platform manager salaries.

Average Platform Manager Salary Over Time

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

Location
    YearascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc% Changeascdesc
    2021
    $122,000
    $58.67
    +2.3%
    2020
    $119,000
    $57.31
    +2.5%
    2019
    $116,000
    $55.90
    +3.1%
    2018
    $113,000
    $54.17
    +3.0%
    2017
    $109,000
    $52.54
    +2.9%

    How Much Do Platform Managers Make In Different Industries?

    Platform manager salaries can vary on many factors, including what industry a job is in. In fact, jobs with automotive, technology, and finance companies tend to be the highest paying. Furthermore, a platform manager can make a yearly salary of $116,019 while working for automotive companies. All the while, other platform managers are making $114,900 at technology companies and $111,589 at finance companies. One industry platform managers may want to avoid is the professional industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $96,663.
    RankIndustryAverage Platform Manager SalaryPlatform Manager Salary Range
    1
    Automotive
    $116,019
    $84k
    $131k
    2
    Technology
    $114,900
    $84k
    $131k
    3
    Finance
    $111,589
    $84k
    $131k
    4
    Health Care
    $110,595
    $84k
    $131k
    5
    Manufacturing
    $104,797
    $84k
    $131k
    6
    Professional
    $96,663
    $84k
    $131k

    High Paying Platform Manager Jobs

    Average JOB Salary by Field

    Manager, Systems Engineering

    Avg. salary: $127,564

    A systems engineering manager is responsible for monitoring the efficiency of the company's technology systems and network infrastructure. System engineering managers inspect the output deliverables of computer systems, identifying process improvement techniques to improve optimal performance and maintain high-quality results. They handle the department's budget and allocate adequate resources to support project management operations and requirements. A systems engineering manager must have excellent knowledge of the technology industry, handling technical complexities, and configuring system management tools.
    121,139 Manager, Systems Engineering Jobs
    Information Technology Operations Manager

    Avg. salary: $114,255

    An Information Technology Operations Manager is responsible for the smooth running of the computer systems. They ensure the operation of computer systems in accordance with specifications, costs, and timelines.
    111,278 Information Technology Operations Manager Jobs
    Information Technology Systems Manager

    Avg. salary: $118,760

    An information technology systems manager is responsible for monitoring the efficiency and optimal performance of the organization's technology systems. Information technology systems managers ensure the safety and security of all the network systems, developing standard operating procedures to avoid unauthorized access and suspicious activities. They also identify technical opportunities to improve network infrastructures and technology solutions. An information technology systems manager must have excellent knowledge of the technology industry, as well as a strong command of programming languages and system codes to design configuration and maintain the stability of systems.
    121,611 Information Technology Systems Manager Jobs
    Manager, Program Management

    Avg. salary: $127,415

    A program management manager is a professional who guides project managers and oversees and coordinates an organization's projects, products, and other strategic initiatives. The day-to-day responsibilities of a program manager include planning the overall program, managing the program's budget and the main program documents, and defining the program governance. The requirements to qualify for the program manager position including possessing a good managerial, business, and problem-solving skills and possessing a bachelor's or master's degree in business, management, or a related field.
    204,067 Manager, Program Management Jobs
    Technical Services Manager

    Avg. salary: $107,625

    A technical services manager is a professional who supervises and collaborates with staff members and clients to implement maintenance and repairs to the information technology (IT) system. Technical services managers must assist the technical operations performed by programmers and IT support experts to ensure that clients' targets are achievable. They must develop policies and strategies that are effective in fixing critical technical and procedural issues. Technical services managers must also ensure that software and hardware components are up-to-date.
    142,396 Technical Services Manager Jobs
    Vending Manager

    Avg. salary: $118,781

    A vending manager is in charge of overseeing and managing vending machine operations, ensuring efficiency and smooth workflow. Their responsibilities typically revolve around devising strategies to identify potential business areas, collecting cash from machines, liaising with clients, delegating tasks, and coordinating refilling and repair procedures. They must also produce progress and revenue reports, implement solutions, and resolve issues promptly. Furthermore, as a manager, it is essential to lead and encourage the team to reach goals, all while implementing the company's policies and regulations.
    40,431 Vending Manager Jobs
    Job TitleascdescAnnual SalaryascdescMonthly SalaryascdescHourly Rateascdesc
    Manager, Systems Engineering
    $127,565
    $10,630
    $61.33
    Information Technology Operations Manager
    $114,256
    $9,521
    $54.93
    Information Technology Systems Manager
    $118,761
    $9,897
    $57.10
    Manager, Program Management
    $127,415
    $10,618
    $61.26
    Technical Services Manager
    $107,625
    $8,969
    $51.74
    Vending Manager
    $118,782
    $9,898
    $57.11

    Platform Manager Salaries By Years Of Experience

    The salary for a platform manager can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

    Which Companies Pay Platform Managers The Most?

    If you insist on knowing when your check is going to come and for how much, then you'd be better off working for companies like VMware and Google as they offer the highest salaries for platform managers.
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    Average Platform Manager Salary by Demographic

    Platform Manager Gender Pay Gap

    male-income
    Male Income
    $130,382
    female-income
    Female Income
    $122,984
    Genderascdesc
    Incomeascdesc
    Male$130,382
    Female$122,984
    Median Platform Manager Income by Race
    Asian platform managers have the highest average salary compared to other ethnicities. Black or african american platform managers have the lowest average salary at $123,022.
    $136,000
    $133,000
    $130,000
    $127,000
    $124,000
    $121,000
    White
    Black or African American
    Asian
    Hispanic or Latino
    Ethnicityascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    White$126,340
    Black or African American$123,022
    Asian$134,435
    Hispanic or Latino$123,962
    Average Platform Manager Salary by Education Level
    Platform managers with a Doctorate degree earn more than those without, at $143,333 annually. With a Masters degree, platform managers earn a median annual income of $140,111 compared to $130,382 for platform managers with an Bachelors degree.
    $148,000
    $142,000
    $136,000
    $130,000
    $124,000
    $118,000
    $112,000
    Master's Degree
    Bachelor's Degree
    Doctorate Degree
    Some College/ Associate Degree
    Educationascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    Master's Degree$140,111
    Bachelor's Degree$130,382
    Doctorate Degree$143,333
    Some College/ Associate Degree$117,389