Design Project Manager Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Design Project Manager is $60,483 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. A skill in Computer Aided Design (CAD) is associated with high pay for this job.
Design Project Manager Total Pay (?
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$35,072 - $93,161
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MEDIAN: $60,482
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Design Project Manager Total Pay (?
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$13.45 - $40.27
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MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data

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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$35,072 - $93,161  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,000  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $5,093  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$34,023 - $97,842  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 258
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$13.45 - $40.27  
   
Overtime
$17.21 - $60.40  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,000  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $5,093  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$34,023 - $97,842  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 258
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Job Description for Design Project Manager

  • Represent clients and ensure that specifications meet client requirements.
  • Communicate risks, obstacles, schedule, and quality to management and key parties.
  • Manage projects from initial design to final implementation, particularly technical and practical aspects.
  • Review and coordinate design revisions.

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Pay by Experience Level for Design Project Manager

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference By Location

San Francisco
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National Average
$60,000
Chicago
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Experience Affects Design Project Manager Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 45%
Experienced
up arrow 27%
National Average
$60,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 4%
Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Skills That Affect Design Project Manager Salaries

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 12%
National Average
$60,000
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
58%
female alumni
 
Male
42%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 61%
vision benefits Vision: 39% employee benefits None: 23%
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