Experienced Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) Salary

Experienced Information Technology Project Managers receive generous compensation — earning an average of $97K per year, their standard salaries shoot well into the six-figure range. Total incomes of Experienced Information Technology Project Managers incorporate potential for, in a few cases, more than $20K from bonuses and close to $15K from profit sharing; these performance components cause packages to range between $69K and $143K. The particular firm and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Experienced Information Technology Project Managers who participated in the survey are largely men, dominating at 68 percent. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. Work is enjoyable for Experienced Information Technology Project Managers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$68,847 - $129,273
$69K
$97K
$130K
MEDIAN: $97,390
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$27.55 - $84.06
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MEDIAN: $54.93
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$68,847 - $129,273  
   
Bonus
$989 - $19,719  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $14,552  
Commission
$10,000  
Total Pay (?
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$69,431 - $143,059  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 3,241
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Hourly Rate
$27.55 - $84.06  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$22.33 - $102.12  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$989 - $19,719  
   
Commission
$10,000  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $14,552  
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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$69,431 - $143,059  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 415

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Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp, International Business Machines (IBM) Corp., Wipro Technologies Ltd., Capgemini, and InfoSys Limited are among the top companies that take on many Experienced Information Technology Project Managers. For Experienced Information Technology Project Managers, comfortable salaries can be found at Accenture; in fact, average earnings are around $137K, the highest in the area, though the difference in the company's lowest and highest employee paychecks ($92K versus $250K) is great. Other leaders in compensation levels are J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC) at $125K, Capgemini at $122K, and EY (Ernst & Young), where Experienced Information Technology Project Managers annually earn $122K.

Pay for Experienced Information Technology Project Managers is the lowest at TCS America, which has a median salary of $86K. In addition, there's little room to grow there, with salaries maxing out at $122K. Also sliding in at the lower end of the scale are Wipro Technologies Ltd. ($88K), Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp ($95K), and InfoSys Limited ($95K).

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $100,495

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Home to some of the best pay for Experienced Information Technology Project Managers, San Francisco offers exceptional salaries, 24 percent above the national average. Experienced Information Technology Project Managers will also find cushy salaries in Washington (+19 percent), New York (+19 percent), Chicago (+14 percent), and Los Angeles (+11 percent). Falling short of the national average by 4 percent, the area with the worst salaries is Tampa. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include Phoenix and Columbus (2 percent lower).

Key Stats for Project Manager, Information Technology (IT)

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 386 votes.
10-19 years
86%
20 years or more
14%
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Skills That Affect Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 386 votes.

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 14%