Experienced Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) Salary

Median pay for Experienced Information Technology Project Managers is around $95K per year. Overall incomes of Experienced Information Technology Project Managers — including $17K bonuses, $11K profit sharing proceeds, and $24K commissions on the more lucrative end — generally ranges between $69K and $141K. The particular firm and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$67,513 - $126,282
(Median)
$68K
$95K
$130K
MEDIAN: $94,611
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$29.87 - $90.13
(Median)
$30
$55
$90
MEDIAN: $55.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$67,513 - $126,282  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $17,342  
Profit Sharing
$967 - $11,304  
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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$68,590 - $141,014  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 6,353
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$31$62$93
Hourly Rate
$29.87 - $90.13  
   
Overtime
$23.70 - $88.18  
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$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$0.00 - $17,342  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $24,392  
Profit Sharing
$967 - $11,304  
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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$68,590 - $141,014  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 816
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Well-known firms with a reputation for hiring numerous Experienced Information Technology Project Managers include Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp, International Business Machines (IBM) Corp., Hewlett-Packard Company, Accenture, and J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC). Although Deloitte Consulting LLP offers the highest salaries (median pay is $132K), survey participants reported a rather limited pay range of $101K to $167K. Other big spenders include Capgemini, Accenture, and Cisco Systems Inc, top-paying firms where Experienced Information Technology Project Managers see paychecks nearing $122K, $119K, or $118K.

Although InfoSys Limited hands out the lowest average salary in town at $89K, employee compensation still varies greatly; workers can make as little as $60K or as much as $123K. Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC), Hewlett-Packard Company, and International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. also scrape the bottom of the pay scale, with median earnings hovering around $89K, $90K, and $90K.

Pay Difference by Location


Surpassing the national average by 21 percent, Experienced Information Technology Project Managers in Washington receive some of the highest pay in the country. Experienced Information Technology Project Managers will also find cushy salaries in San Francisco (+21 percent), New York (+19 percent), Boston (+15 percent), and Los Angeles (+10 percent). The smallest paychecks in the market, 7 percent south of the national average, can be found in Phoenix. Austin and Minneapolis are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries tend to be 3 percent less than the median.

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

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Business Analysis
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Microsoft Project
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e-Commerce
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Project Management
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SQL
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National Average
$99,000

Microsoft Office
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Microsoft Word
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Oral / Verbal Communication
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HTML
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Microsoft Excel
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Windows Operating System General Use
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Microsoft Access
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Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 1251 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%
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