The average pay for a Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) is $82,905 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.
Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) Total Pay (?
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$52,049 - $116,843
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MEDIAN: $82,904
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Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) Total Pay (?
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$18.04 - $79.87
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MEDIAN: $46.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$52,049 - $116,843  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,996  
Profit Sharing
$963 - $10,019  
Commission
$0.00 - $24,613  
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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$52,456 - $128,451  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 18,495
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$28$56$84
Hourly Rate
$18.04 - $79.87  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $3.60  
Overtime
$20.44 - $81.59  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,996  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $24,613  
Profit Sharing
$963 - $10,019  
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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$52,456 - $128,451  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 18,495
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Job Description for Project Manager, Information Technology (IT)
Information technology (IT) project managers lead their technical team(s) in design and development tasks. They assist test teams in their efforts to create test plans, and they make sure that the software quality is up to par. Additionally, they coordinate the delivery of development and production releases, making sure that quality assurance standards are met. IT project managers create and maintain project plans to ensure timely completion of tasks, major project milestones, and resource allocation. They also utilize software life cycle methodology.
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Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) Tasks
  • Coordinate delivery of development (beta) and production releases that meet quality assurance standards.
  • Assist test team in creating test plans and testing efforts.
  • Create and maintain a information technology project plan that communicates tasks, milestone dates, status and resource allocation.
  • Assist technical team in design and development tasks.
  • Utilize software life-cycle methodology.
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$87,000

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

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Gender
Female
33%
female alumni
 
Male
67%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
12%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 12%
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