Project Management Director with People Management Skills Salary

Six-figure salaries are the norm for Project Management Directors with People Management skills , with median pay hovering around $120K per year. In the world of Project Management Directors with People Management skills, total cash compensation can vary between $69K and $182K. Each package generally includes bonuses and profit sharing proceeds, and in exceptional cases, those amounts can reach heights of $30K and $23K, respectively. Geographic location and tenure each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a large number collect dental insurance. Women Project Management Directors with People Management skills who took the survey just slightly outnumber men. Work is enjoyable for Project Management Directors with People Management skills, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$69,455 - $162,267
$69K
$120K
$160K
MEDIAN: $120,220
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$69,455 - $162,267  
   
Bonus
$2,948 - $30,111  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $22,651  
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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$69,467 - $181,835  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 297

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Pay by Experience Level for Project Management Director

Pay by Experience for a Project Management Director has a positive trend. An entry-level Project Management Director with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $83,000 based on 41 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Project Management Director with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $106,000 based on 110 salaries. An experienced Project Management Director which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $133,000 based on 156 salaries. A Project Management Director with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $141,000 based on 76 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $126,236

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Home to some of the best pay for Project Management Directors with People Management skills, San Francisco offers exceptional salaries, 62 percent above the national average. Project Management Directors with People Management skills will also find cushy salaries in San Jose (+44 percent), Houston (+34 percent), San Diego (+33 percent), and Philadelphia (+20 percent). In Dallas, salaries are 17 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market. Not at the bottom but still paying below the median are employers in Atlanta and Los Angeles (13 percent lower and 10 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for Project Management Director

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 44 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
24%
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Experience Affects Project Management Director Salaries

Late-Career
▲12%

▲5%

National Average
$126,000

▼16%

Entry-Level
▼34%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 44 votes.

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 8%
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