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Project Management Specialist Salary

The average pay for a Project Management Specialist is $56,893 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.
$38,610 - $88,161
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MEDIAN: $56,893
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$15.20 - $35.68
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National Salary Data

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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$38,610 - $88,161  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,007  
Profit Sharing
$979 - $8,563  
Commission
$11,000 - $38,780  
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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$38,482 - $90,607  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 388
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$15.20 - $35.68  
   
Overtime
$23.45 - $56.69  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,007  
   
Commission
$11,000 - $38,780  
Profit Sharing
$979 - $8,563  
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).
)
$38,482 - $90,607  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 66
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Job Description for Project Management Specialist

A project management specialist is responsible for all aspects of a project. They may oversee a small or large team, and they may be directly responsible for some project work themselves depending on the size of the company and the project. The project management specialist serves as the point of contact for the client or customer, answering questions and providing updates. Within their team, the project management specialist assigns tasks and monitors progress while making suggestions for improvement and facilitating the project's timely completion. It is the project management specialist's job to ensure all completed work complies with company and client standards, taking action if any of those standards are not being met. They supervise and participate in all aspects of research, development, production, and follow-up for the projects under their supervision.

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Project Management Specialist Tasks

  • Assign responsibilities and identify key people for information transfer.
  • Monitor, adjust the schedule, and summarize project progress.
  • Coordinate and complete projects, setting deadlines, and summarizing responsibilities.
  • Identify risks, mitigation plans, technical review, and budget strategies.

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Pay by Experience Level for Project Management Specialist

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

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Experience Affects Project Management Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 37%

Experienced
up arrow 12%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$58,000


Skills That Affect Project Management Specialist Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 2%

National Average
$58,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Data Analysis
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 116 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 85%
vision benefits Vision: 74% employee benefits None: 8%