An average Experienced Information Technology Project Manager can expect to take home roughly $97K annually. In the world of Experienced Information Technology Project Managers, total cash compensation ranges from $70K on the lower end to $143K on the higher end; this includes bonuses that reach $20K and profit sharing that approaches $14K in rare cases, with some high rollers snagging commissions as high as $34K. The particular firm is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than half. Men account for the majority of Experienced Information Technology Project Managers who responded to the questionnaire — 69 percent to be exact. The majority of Experienced Information Technology Project Managers claim high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$69,069 - $128,875
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$69,069 - $128,875  
   
Bonus
$987 - $19,725  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $13,767  
Commission
$-0.50 - $33,935  
Total Pay (?
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$69,732 - $142,676  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 3,755
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$33$66$99
Hourly Rate
$28.18 - $84.77  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$22.50 - $98.93  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$987 - $19,725  
   
Commission
$-0.50 - $33,935  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $13,767  
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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$69,732 - $142,676  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 475
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Experienced Information Technology Project Managers fill the offices of leading firms Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp, International Business Machines (IBM) Corp., Wipro Technologies Ltd., Capgemini, and InfoSys Limited. Although EY (Ernst & Young) leads the field in pay with a median salary of $125K, employees there receive a wide spread of salaries, from $89K on the low end all the way up to $176K at the top. Soaring salaries can also be found at Capgemini, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC), and Accenture, where earnings of $122K, $120K, or $118K are standard for Experienced Information Technology Project Managers.

Pay for Experienced Information Technology Project Managers is the lowest at TCS America, which has a median salary of $86K. In addition, there's little room to grow there, with salaries maxing out at $122K. Others at the bottom of the scale for this job include Wipro Technologies Ltd. at $88K, and Hewlett-Packard Company where $90K is the norm, but it is worth noting that some Experienced Information Technology Project Managers there earn up to $121K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $99,814

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For Experienced Information Technology Project Managers, busy San Francisco offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 22 percent above the national average. Experienced Information Technology Project Managers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Washington (+21 percent), New York (+19 percent), Chicago (+13 percent), and Los Angeles (+10 percent). The lowest-paying market is Tampa, which sits 3 percent below the national average.

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Skills That Affect Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) Salaries


Agile
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Business Analysis
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Microsoft Project
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Project Management
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Microsoft Office
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Microsoft Sharepoint Server
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Project Coordinating
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Microsoft SQL Server
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Microsoft Access
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 460 votes.

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
medical benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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