What am I worth?
Get a free salary report »
What should I pay?
Pay the right way »

Experienced Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) Salary

Experienced Information Technology Project Managers take home an average $94K annually. The final incomes of Experienced Information Technology Project Managers generally vary between $68K and $141K; higher pay grades include potential for bonuses, profit sharing, and commissions as high as $17K, $10K, and $24K, respectively. The specific employer 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. Most Experienced Information Technology Project Managers report high levels of job satisfaction. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$67,324 - $125,973
(Median)
$67K
$94K
$130K
MEDIAN: $94,278
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$29.86 - $89.69
(Median)
$30
$55
$90
MEDIAN: $55.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary 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.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$67,324 - $125,973  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $17,263  
Profit Sharing
$981 - $10,274  
Commission
$0.00 - $24,292  
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).
)
$68,340 - $140,866  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 6,301
National Hourly Rate 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.
)
$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$29.86 - $89.69  
   
Overtime
$25.78 - $88.35  
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.
)
$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $17,263  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $24,292  
Profit Sharing
$981 - $10,274  
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).
)
$68,340 - $140,866  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 802

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Popular Employer Salaries for Experienced Project Manager, Information Technology (IT)


Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp, International Business Machines (IBM) Corp., Hewlett-Packard Company, Accenture, and J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC) are leaders in the field that employ a large number of Experienced Information Technology Project Managers. Deloitte Consulting LLP offers the best pay with a median salary of $134K, though salaries there don't seem that varied, bottoming out near $101K and maxing out at just $168K. Capgemini, Accenture, and Cisco Systems Inc are a few other companies that offer generous salaries, with Experienced Information Technology Project Managers earning around $122K, $118K, or $116K at each firm, respectively.

Although InfoSys Limited hands out the lowest average salary in town at $88K, employee compensation still varies greatly; workers can make as little as $61K or as much as $121K. Also approaching the lower end are Cognizant, Hewlett-Packard Company, and International Business Machines (IBM) Corp., each paying $90K.

Pay Difference by Location


Washington offers some of the highest pay in the country for Experienced Information Technology Project Managers, 21 percent above the national average. Experienced Information Technology Project Managers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like New York (+20 percent), San Francisco (+20 percent), Boston (+15 percent), and Los Angeles (+8 percent). In Phoenix, salaries are 8 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market. Employers in Minneapolis and Atlanta also lean toward paying below-median salaries (3 percent lower and 2 percent lower, respectively).

United States (change)

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

Java
up arrow 4%

Business Analysis
up arrow 2%

e-Commerce
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Project
up arrow 1%

Project Management
0%

National Average
$99,000

SQL
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%

Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 2%

HTML
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Access
up arrow 4%


Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 1314 votes.

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 12%
ADVERTISEMENT