Experienced Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) Salary

Median pay for Experienced Information Technology Project Managers lies in the neighborhood of $95K per year. Overall cash earnings for Experienced Information Technology Project Managers stretch from $69K on the lower end to $141K near the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $18K from bonuses and $14K from profit sharing. 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. Most Experienced Information Technology Project Managers like their work and job satisfaction is high. The majority of Experienced Information Technology Project Managers (69 percent) who took the survey are men. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$68,278 - $126,733
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$68K
$95K
$130K
MEDIAN: $94,944
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$29.35 - $88.43
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$29
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$88
MEDIAN: $55.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$68,278 - $126,733  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $17,502  
Profit Sharing
$497.77 - $14,123  
Commission
$0.00 - $15,101  
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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$69,198 - $141,271  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 6,562
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$31$62$93
Hourly Rate
$29.35 - $88.43  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$22.00 - $91.63  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$0.00 - $17,502  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $15,101  
Profit Sharing
$497.77 - $14,123  
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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$69,198 - $141,271  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 865
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Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp, International Business Machines (IBM) Corp., J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC), Accenture, and Hewlett-Packard Company are all popular places to work. Pay for Experienced Information Technology Project Managers is best at Deloitte Consulting LLP, which offers a median salary of $134K. However, the highest reported salaries don't seem to be much higher than the lowest ones; the pay range here runs from $102K to $174K. Capgemini, Accenture, and Cisco Systems Inc also offer top salaries for Experienced Information Technology Project Managers. Workers at these firms can expect to earn about $122K, $117K, and $117K, respectively.

Offering only $88K on average, Wipro Technologies Ltd. seems to pay the least. Moreover, the pay scale seems pretty narrow there; employees make $63K on the lower end and $135K on the higher end. Cognizant, InfoSys Limited, and Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) also rank near the bottom for pay, each handing out $91K-paychecks on average.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $98,978

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Home to some of the best pay for Experienced Information Technology Project Managers, Washington offers exceptional salaries, 23 percent above the national average. Experienced Information Technology Project Managers will also find cushy salaries in San Francisco (+20 percent), New York (+18 percent), Boston (+14 percent), and Los Angeles (+12 percent). Phoenix is the lowest-paying area, 6 percent south of the national average.

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

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Business Analysis
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Microsoft Project
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Project Management
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Oral / Verbal Communication
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SQL
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National Average
$99,000

e-Commerce
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Microsoft Office
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Project Coordinating
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Microsoft Excel
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Microsoft Word
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Windows Operating System General Use
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Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 1062 votes.

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
medical benefits
Vision: 68%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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