Experienced Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) Salary

Experienced Information Technology Project Managers take home approximately $95K annually on average. Cash earnings for Experienced Information Technology Project Managers — including $18K in bonuses and $14K in profit sharing proceeds near the top of the pay scale — generally stretch from $69K to $141K depending on individual performance. The particular firm is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. The majority of Experienced Information Technology Project Managers (69 percent) who took the survey are men. Work is enjoyable for Experienced Information Technology Project Managers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's 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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$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 (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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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 top-notch employers for Experienced Information Technology Project Managers in this area. Employees at Deloitte Consulting LLP enjoy the biggest paychecks, and $134K is the median salary. Range in pay, on the other hand, is narrow, with lower figures hovering around $102K and higher ones not far away at only $174K. Other big spenders include Capgemini, Accenture, and Cisco Systems Inc, top-paying firms where Experienced Information Technology Project Managers see paychecks nearing $122K, $117K, or $117K.

Although Wipro Technologies Ltd. hands out the lowest average salary in town at $88K, employee compensation still varies greatly; workers can make as little as $63K or as much as $135K. Others at the bottom of the scale for this job include Cognizant at $91K, and InfoSys Limited where $91K is the norm, but it is worth noting that some Experienced Information Technology Project Managers there earn up to $124K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $98,978

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Washington 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 San Francisco (+20 percent), New York (+18 percent), Boston (+14 percent), and Los Angeles (+12 percent). In Phoenix, salaries are 6 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market.

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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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$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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