Career Details

Software Product Manager


Career Overview

A software product manager provides technical support to customers who use a particular type of software.


It would definitely be helpful to have a four-year bachelor's degree in an area related to information technology or computers in order to increase the chances of getting a job in this field.

Salary Expectations

Low End:
High End:
$29,000 /yr
$50,000 /yr
$84,000 /yr

Recommended Courses

  • Math - as much as possible!
  • Computer Science
  • Business
  • English - as much as possible!
  • Communication
Future Outlook

The job outlook for this position looks good over the next 10 years, keeping in mind that geographical differences may exist.

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Work Environment

A software product manager works for a company that sells software. A person in this position will likely spend a lot of time on the phone helping customers and in meetings discussing the future of the software.


Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook

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