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Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) Salary with UNIX skills

Information Technology Project Managers with UNIX skills are often veterans in their line of work, with roughly three in five bringing more than 10 years of experience to the table. Salaries slide in at $89K annually on average but can range from $62K to $137K per year. Total cash earnings of Information Technology Project Managers with UNIX skills range from $62K on the low end to $137K on the high end; the final amount can include bonuses and profit sharing proceeds that occasionally exceed $20K and $10K, respectively. Career length is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. There are far more male Information Technology Project Managers with UNIX skills survey respondents than women, making up 83 percent. Nearly all enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the larger part. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$60,612 - $125,085
(Median)
$61K
$89K
$130K
MEDIAN: $89,050
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90%

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$16.25 - $91.92
(Median)
$16
$53
$92
MEDIAN: $52.00
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90%

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National Salary 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$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$60,612 - $125,085  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,562  
Profit Sharing
$783 - $10,213  
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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$62,253 - $136,909  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 395
National Hourly Rate 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$31$62$93
Hourly Rate
$16.25 - $91.92  
   
Overtime
$0.28 - $46.06  
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 - $19,562  
   
Profit Sharing
$783 - $10,213  
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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$62,253 - $136,909  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 36

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Pay by Experience Level for Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) with UNIX skills

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Experience and pay tend to be weakly linked for Information Technology Project Managers with UNIX skills — those with more experience do not necessarily bring in higher earnings. Although individuals who have less than five years' experience earn $72K on average, people with five to 10 years benefit from a notably larger average of $86K. After one to two decades on the job, professionals can reap plentiful salaries that average out to the six-figure sum of $102K. Individuals who report more than two decades of experience seem to make only slightly more than folks in the 10-to-20 year range; the more senior group sees median earnings in the comparatively modest ballpark of $106K.

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Experience Affects Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) with UNIX skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 14%

Experienced
up arrow 9%

National Average
$93,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

Entry-Level
up arrow 23%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 109 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
47%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 8%
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