Project Management Officer Salary

Project Management Officers in the United States take home an average $69K annually. Experience level is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. The majority of Project Management Officers claim high levels of job satisfaction. Male Project Management Officers are just a bit more common among those who completed the questionnaire than females ones, with male workers composing 58 percent of the field. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$43,986 - $146,919

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$43,684 - $172,866  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 89
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Job Description for Project Management Officer

Project management officers are in charge of effectively managing projects for their organization, including keeping track of progress and ensuring activities' completion. Generally, these managers coordinate a team of professionals to reach company objectives on deadline. They must identify project needs, develop a detailed timeline for completion, delegate tasks, and implement changes to teams and processes as needed. They must work within budget constraints and follow company procedures in all tasks, as well as incorporate other managers' feedback into the project as required. They must share relevant information with other divisions or managers in their organization, monitor expenditures, and create detailed reports for upper management.

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Pay by Experience Level for Project Management Officer

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


Project Management Officers generally obtain higher compensation for more plentiful past experience. Average salaries for inexperienced employees average out to around $60K, but folks who have five to 10 years of experience earn a higher median of $71K. Project Management Officers bring in $83K after working for 10 to 20 years. Veterans who boast more than two decades of experience make around $117K on average — an ample six-figure paycheck.

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Experience Affects Project Management Officer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 63%

Experienced
up arrow 17%

National Average
$71,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 16%
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