Technical Project Manager in Chicago, Illinois Salary

Median pay for Chicago Technical Project Managers is around $86K per year. Almost all enjoy medical while a large number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a fair number. Most Technical Project Managers in Chicago report high levels of job satisfaction. Making up 74 percent of those who took the survey, male Technical Project Managers in Chicago, Ill. greatly outnumber their female counterparts. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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MEDIAN: $86,250
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 57

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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Pay by Experience Level for Technical Project Manager

Pay by Experience for a Technical Project Manager has a negative trend. An entry-level Technical Project Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $81,000 based on 31 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Technical Project Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $89,000 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Technical Project Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $102,000 based on 19 salaries. A Technical Project Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $75,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Technical Project Manager

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Technical Project Manager Salaries

▲16%

▲1%

National Average
$88,000

▼9%

Late-Career
▼15%

Skills That Affect Technical Project Manager Salaries

Software Development
▲17%

Agile
▲14%

Requirements Analysis
▲12%

SQL
▲11%

Microsoft Project
▲8%


Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▲6%


Agile Software Development
▲1%

National Average
$88,000

Team Leadership
▼1%

Engineering Design
▼1%

Microsoft Office
▼2%

Microsoft Excel
▼3%


Windows Operating System General Use
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 8%