RELEASE MANAGER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$95,000
$62,000
Min 10%
$95,000
Median 50%
$146,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Facebook
Highest Paying City
Palo Alto, CA
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
2.5 years
How much does a release manager make?
Release Managers in America make an average salary of $95,265 per year or $45.8 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $146,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $62,000 per year. Most Release Manager jobs are in Professional companies and Internet companies. The top 5 states when it comes to Release Manager salaries are North Dakota, Minnesota, Alaska, Maine, and South Dakota. The typical tenure for a Release Manager is 2.5 years.

Average Release Manager Salary By Company

If you are a Release Manager, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Release Managers are Professional companies and Internet companies. Companies like Facebook or Microsoft will get you the highest pay packages. In addition, companies like Lowe's and Cisco Systems report highly competitive salaries for Release Managers.

Average Release Manager Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Release Manager in the United States is $95,265 per year or $45.8 per hour. Palo Alto, CA reports the highest annual salary for Release Managers at 117,426. The average starting salary in Palo Alto, CA for Release Managers is $74,000. North Dakota, Minnesota, Alaska, Maine, and South Dakota are the top 5 highest earning states for Release Managers. Hawaii, Kentucky, Georgia, Tennessee, and Alabama are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Palo Alto, CA
$117,426
2
Redmond, WA
$107,016
3
Waltham, MA
$105,744
4
Hartford, CT
$105,124
5
Albany, NY
$103,838

Average Release Manager Salary By Industry

Release Manager salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our analysis shows that Hospitality companies, Internet companies, and Finance companies pay higher-than-average wages for Release Managers. Hospitality companies pay their Release Managers the highest wages, averaging $98,414 per year. Internet companies and Finance companies pay well too, at $98,266 and $96,210, respectively. The average salary for Release Managers in the Professional industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $90,179.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Hospitality
$98,414
2
Internet
$98,266
3
Finance
$96,210
4
Health Care
$93,691
5
Professional
$90,179

RECENTLY ADDED Release Manager SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Precise Solutions
Release Manager
10/02/2019
$114,785
CTG
Release Manager
09/05/2019
$114,785
Metra
Release Manager
08/17/2019
$77,772
07/19/2019
$56,641
Iseatz, Inc.
Release Manager
03/25/2019
$106,000
Resource Logistics Inc.
Release Manager/Semi-Niche
03/22/2019
$91,000
Long Finch Technologies LLC
Release Manager
03/22/2019
$80,200
03/22/2019
$94,702
Astir It Solutions Inc.
Release Manager
03/21/2019
$84,000
AERA Technology, Inc.
Release Manager
03/18/2019
$100,000
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