Senior Project Manager, IT with Program Management Skills Salary

Salaries for IT Senior Project Managers with Program Management skills are generous, with average pay above six figures ($115K) per year. In the world of IT Senior Project Managers with Program Management skills, total cash compensation can vary between $93K and $161K. Each package generally includes bonuses and profit sharing proceeds, and in exceptional cases, those amounts can reach heights of $23K and $15K, respectively. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by experience level and the individual firm. A large number enjoy medical and dental coverage in this occupation, and a fair number get vision benefits. Work is enjoyable for IT Senior Project Managers with Program Management skills, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. IT Senior Project Managers with Program Management skills who participated in the survey are largely men, dominating at 63 percent. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$89,246 - $146,188
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MEDIAN: $114,637
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$49.38 - $88.60
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$0$161K
Salary $89,246 - $146,188
Bonus $1,504 - $23,051
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $14,979
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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$92,879 - $161,055
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 640
Hourly Data $0$92
Hourly Rate $49.38 - $88.60
Overtime $29.50 - $92.74
Annual Data $0$161K
Bonus $1,504 - $23,051
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $14,979
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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$92,879 - $161,055
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 109

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Popular Employer Salaries for Senior Project Manager, IT


Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp, InfoSys Limited, Bank of America Corp. (BOFA), UnitedHealth Group, and Kaiser Permanente are all popular places to work. Bank of America Corp. (BOFA) attracts talent by shelling out the biggest paychecks in the area — the median in that office is $135K. Soaring salaries can also be found at Kaiser Permanente, International Business Machines (IBM) Corp., and Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp, where earnings of $130K, $119K, or $119K are standard for IT Senior Project Managers with Program Management skills.

Others at the bottom of the scale for this job include UnitedHealth Group at $106K, InfoSys Limited at $112K, and Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp, where $119K is the norm.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Project Manager, IT

Pay by Experience for a Senior Project Manager, IT has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Project Manager, IT with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $93,000 based on 33 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Project Manager, IT with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $111,000 based on 188 salaries. An experienced Senior Project Manager, IT which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $124,000 based on 537 salaries. A Senior Project Manager, IT with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $132,000 based on 195 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $122,032

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

Surpassing the national average by 30 percent, IT Senior Project Managers with Program Management skills in San Francisco receive some of the highest pay in the country. IT Senior Project Managers with Program Management skills will also find cushy salaries in Washington (+21 percent), Seattle (+17 percent), New York (+13 percent), and Boston (+13 percent). Dallas is home to the smallest salaries in the field, lagging the national average by 12 percent. Not at the bottom but still paying below the median are employers in Minneapolis and Phoenix (5 percent lower and 2 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for Senior Project Manager, IT

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
63 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 127 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
59%
20 years or more
27%
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Experience Affects Senior Project Manager, IT Salaries

▲8%

▲2%

National Average
$122,000

▼9%

Entry-Level
▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 127 votes.

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
63 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
59%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 14%
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