Experienced Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) Salary

Salaries for Experienced Information Technology Project Managers are generous, with average pay above six figures ($98K) per year. In the world of Experienced Information Technology Project Managers, overall cash allowance can occasionally include more than $20K from bonuses and, in some exceptional cases, $13K from profit sharing, causing incomes to vary widely between $70K and $145K. 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. Most Experienced Information Technology Project Managers report high levels of job satisfaction. Experienced Information Technology Project Managers who participated in the survey are largely men, dominating at 69 percent. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$68,738 - $130,199
$69K
$98K
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MEDIAN: $98,088
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$25.87 - $84.80
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MEDIAN: $56.20
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$0$144K
Salary $68,738 - $130,199
Bonus $994 - $19,762
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $12,881
Commission $10,000
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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$69,564 - $144,537
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 3,016
Hourly Data $0$101
Hourly Rate $25.87 - $84.80
Hourly Tips $0.00
Overtime $30.34 - $101.95
Annual Data $0$144K
Bonus $994 - $19,762
Commission $10,000
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $12,881
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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$69,564 - $144,537
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 381

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Known for taking on a considerable number of Experienced Information Technology Project Managers, Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp, International Business Machines (IBM) Corp., Wipro Technologies Ltd., Capgemini, and InfoSys Limited are leading firms in the industry. Although Accenture boasts the highest average salary in town at $137K, employee compensation still varies greatly — workers can make as little as $92K or as much as $250K. Other employers shelling out big bucks include J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC), Capgemini, and EY (Ernst & Young), where Experienced Information Technology Project Managers typically earn around $125K, $122K, or $122K, respectively.

Salaries are easily beat at TCS America, where median pay comes to just $86K, the lowest in the field. What's more, with base pay starting at $70K and ending at $122K, range in salary is rather small. A few other companies with smaller-than-average paychecks include Wipro Technologies Ltd. ($88K), Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp ($95K), and InfoSys Limited ($95K).

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $101,607

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

San Francisco offers some of the highest pay in the country for Experienced Information Technology Project Managers, 23 percent above the national average. Experienced Information Technology Project Managers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Washington (+18 percent), New York (+18 percent), Chicago (+12 percent), and Los Angeles (+10 percent). Trailing the national average by 5 percent, Tampa is the market with the smallest paychecks. Employers in Phoenix and Columbus also lean toward paying below-median salaries (3 percent less).

Key Stats for Project Manager, Information Technology (IT)

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 430 votes.
10-19 years
85%
20 years or more
15%
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Skills That Affect Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 430 votes.

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 14%
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