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Experienced Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) Salary

Median pay for Experienced Information Technology Project Managers lies in the neighborhood of $94K per year. Overall compensation packages to Experienced Information Technology Project Managers range from $68K on the low end to $141K on the high end; this includes bonuses that peak near $17K and profit sharing that approaches $10K, with some high rollers snagging commissions as high as $24K. The specific employer and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Generally, women make up less than a third of all Experienced Information Technology Project Managers who answered the questionnnaire. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Job satisfaction for Experienced Information Technology Project Managers is high. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$67,213 - $125,655
(Median)
$67K
$94K
$130K
MEDIAN: $94,109
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90%

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$29.70 - $89.85
(Median)
$30
$55
$90
MEDIAN: $55.00
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90%

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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.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$67,213 - $125,655  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $17,076  
Profit Sharing
$986 - $10,260  
Commission
$0.00 - $24,392  
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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$68,222 - $140,608  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 6,293
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$29.70 - $89.85  
   
Overtime
$26.10 - $86.67  
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$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $17,076  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $24,392  
Profit Sharing
$986 - $10,260  
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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$68,222 - $140,608  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 796

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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. Experienced Information Technology Project Managers in search of the best pay head to Deloitte Consulting LLP, where the median salary rolls in at $134K. Although pay is top-notch overall, it does seem to be curbed at $168K, which isn't dramatically higher than the lower-end figure of $101K. Experienced Information Technology Project Managers will also find cushy salaries at Capgemini (+$122K), Accenture (+$117K), and Cisco Systems Inc (+$115K).

InfoSys Limited offers the least money; the median income there is just $87K. The pay range is also pretty narrow, as compensation generally sits between $61K and $121K. Cognizant, Hewlett-Packard Company, and Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) also scrape the bottom of the pay scale, with median earnings hovering around $89K, $89K, and $90K.

Pay Difference by Location


For Experienced Information Technology Project Managers, working in the bustling city of Washington has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Experienced Information Technology Project Managers will also find cushy salaries in San Francisco (+19 percent), New York (+19 percent), Boston (+13 percent), and Los Angeles (+9 percent). In Phoenix, salaries are 8 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market. Minneapolis and Atlanta are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries are 3 percent lower and 2 percent lower, respectively.

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

Java
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Business Analysis
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Project
up arrow 1%

e-Commerce
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Project Management
0%

National Average
$99,000

SQL
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
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Microsoft Word
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HTML
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Microsoft Excel
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Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 3%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Access
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Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 1354 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%