Project Management Director Salary (United States)

A Project Management Director earns an average salary of $110,493 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Program Management and Strategic Project Management. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.
Project Management Director Salary (?
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$64,018 - $157,444
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MEDIAN: $110,492
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Project Management Director Salary (?
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$12.16 - $71.05
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National Salary Data

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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$64,018 - $157,444  
   
Bonus
$1,007 - $30,591  
Profit Sharing
$2,013 - $29,087  
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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$62,004 - $180,753  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,088
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$12.16 - $71.05  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $73.70  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$1,007 - $30,591  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,013 - $29,087  
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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$62,004 - $180,753  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 31
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Job Description for Project Management Director

Project management directors lead a project delivery team comprising project management professionals. They manage a project's scope, budget, and schedule to ensure the project meets the organization's needs. Project management directors typically work closely with head of development and systems analysis to ensure organizational cohesiveness. They also implement staffing strategies and develop collaborative relationships across the company. They are accountable for the health and performance of existing production and business demands.
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Project Management Director Tasks
  • Review overall contractual requirements for projects and specific process design methodology for individual projects.
  • Develop and oversee project management and schedule goals, procurement and contractual requirements, personnel assignments and capacity planning.
  • Evaluate and improve systems and processes to effectively meet project requirements and profitability goals.

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$118,000
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Experience Affects Project Management Director Salaries

National Average
$118,000

Skills That Affect Project Management Director Salaries

Program Management
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Project Management
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National Average
$118,000

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
38%
female alumni
 
Male
62%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
31%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 69% employee benefits None: 7%