Information Technology (IT) Project Coordinator Salary

Information Technology Project Coordinators in the United States pull down an average of $58K per year. Geography and years of experience each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. For the most part, Information Technology Project Coordinators enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Health benefits are not claimed by all — roughly a fifth lack any form of coverage — but a fair number have medical insurance, and a strong majority have dental, too. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 58 percent. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.
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$39,002 - $83,266
(Median)
$39K
$58K
$83K
MEDIAN: $57,758
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$16.00 - $40.56
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$16
$25
$41
MEDIAN: $24.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$39,002 - $83,266  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,224  
Profit Sharing
$1,200 - $4,958  
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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$37,592 - $85,385  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 287
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$16.00 - $40.56  
   
Overtime
$20.75 - $53.83  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,224  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,200 - $4,958  
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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$37,592 - $85,385  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 121
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Job Description for Information Technology (IT) Project Coordinator

An information technologies (IT) project coordinator is the person within the chain of command of a larger IT company that is responsible for making sure that multiple projects are meeting production deadlines. The coordinator acts as a link between the company's senior management and the different project managers working to develop new technology. They may meet with their company's accounting department, senior managers, and/or clients that have questions about how projects are progressing. The project coordinator maintains a database of information related to the various projects so that any questions can be answered and to ensure that these projects remain on schedule until completion.

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Information Technology (IT) Project Coordinator Tasks

  • Handle basic administration functions and provide analysis and documentation of certain project aspects.
  • Act as a liaison between end users and IT staff.
  • Coordinate meetings and manage detailed project plans to support software/hardware.

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Popular Skills for Information Technology (IT) Project Coordinator


Information Technology Project Coordinators report using a diverse set of skills on the job. Most notably, skills in Project Coordinating, Microsoft Project, Microsoft Excel, and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Sharepoint Server and Information Technology Support. Those familiar with Project Coordinating also tend to know Microsoft Project.

Pay by Experience Level for Information Technology (IT) Project Coordinator

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


Information Technology Project Coordinators do not generally earn higher incomes from more experience in the field. Workers in their first five years can expect to earn $53K, but people who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably bigger sum of $63K. Information Technology Project Coordinators who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $67K. More than 20 years of experience mean a somewhat bigger median paycheck of $70K, but it's not much more than what less experienced people make.

Pay Difference by Location


With a pay rate for Information Technology Project Coordinators that is 29 percent greater than the national average, Houston offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Information Technology Project Coordinators will also find cushy salaries in Charlotte (+27 percent), Atlanta (+23 percent), Minneapolis (+19 percent), and Boston (+14 percent). Denver ranks last in the field for pay, reporting salaries 16 percent below the national average. Employers in Washington and Dallas also lean toward paying below-median salaries (8 percent lower and 4 percent lower, respectively).

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Experience Affects Information Technology (IT) Project Coordinator Salaries

Late-Career
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National Average
$57,000


Skills That Affect Information Technology (IT) Project Coordinator Salaries

Project Coordinating
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Microsoft Project
0%

National Average
$57,000

Project Management
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Microsoft Excel
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Information Technology (IT) Support
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Microsoft Sharepoint Server
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 73 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 78% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 20%
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