Experienced Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) Salary

Earnings for Experienced Information Technology Project Managers come in at around $97K per year on average. Total cash incomes of Experienced Information Technology Project Managers run from $69K to $143K, depending on bonuses that can occasionally exceed $20K, profit sharing that reaches $14K, and some commissions of nearly $34K. The particular firm and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. More than half of Experienced Information Technology Project Managers (69 percent) survey respondents are men. The majority of Experienced Information Technology Project Managers claim high levels of job satisfaction. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$68,818 - $129,108
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$97K
$130K
MEDIAN: $96,877
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$27.11 - $85.96
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$68,818 - $129,108  
   
Bonus
$998 - $19,598  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $13,664  
Commission
$-0.50 - $34,255  
Total Pay (?
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$69,451 - $143,328  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 3,545
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$27.11 - $85.96  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$22.50 - $101.85  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$998 - $19,598  
   
Commission
$-0.50 - $34,255  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $13,664  
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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$69,451 - $143,328  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 457

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Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp, International Business Machines (IBM) Corp., Wipro Technologies Ltd., Capgemini, and InfoSys Limited are top-notch employers for Experienced Information Technology Project Managers in this area. Accenture pays the most with a median salary of $129K, though with a large amount of variation, going from a low of $93K to a high of $248K. Those in search of high salaries should also consider EY (Ernst & Young), Capgemini, and J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC), top-paying firms where Experienced Information Technology Project Managers rake in a whopping $123K, $122K, or $121K, 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. Others at the bottom of the scale for this job include Wipro Technologies Ltd. at $88K, Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp at $95K, and InfoSys Limited, where $95K is the norm.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $99,994

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

For Experienced Information Technology Project Managers, busy San Francisco offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 24 percent above the national average. Experienced Information Technology Project Managers will also find cushy salaries in Washington (+20 percent), New York (+20 percent), Los Angeles (+13 percent), and Chicago (+12 percent). Trailing the national average by 4 percent, Tampa is the market with the smallest paychecks.

Key Stats for Project Manager, Information Technology (IT)

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 425 votes.
10-19 years
86%
20 years or more
14%
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Skills That Affect Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) Salaries


Agile
▲7%



SQL
▲1%

Project Management
▼0%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▼0%

National Average
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 425 votes.

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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