Average Senior Project Manager, IT Salary in Australia

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The average salary for a Senior Project Manager, IT in Australia is AU$138,978.
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AU$100k - AU$175k
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AU$407 - AU$18k
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AU$104k - AU$212k

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Job Description for Senior Project Manager, IT

Senior Project Manager, IT Tasks
  • Conduct meetings with all key stakeholders in order to announce the start of the project and review the overall project plan.
  • Create, track and forecast changes in project budgets.
  • Measure project performance.
  • Develop a detailed project plan with identified critical path tasks.
  • Record detailed customer requirements, constraints and assumptions with stakeholders in order to establish the project deliverables.

Popular Employer Salaries for Senior Project Manager, IT

The top respondents for the job title Senior Project Manager, IT are from the companies Westpac Banking Corp, Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Macquarie Bank. Reported salaries are highest at Commonwealth Bank of Australia where the average pay is AU$152,302. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Westpac Banking Corp and UXC Connect, earning around AU$151,149 and AU$137,569, respectively. International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. pays the lowest at around AU$118,000. Telstra Corporation Ltd and Macquarie Bank also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying AU$136,661 and AU$137,500, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Senior Project Manager, IT

Skills in Project Management, Program Management and Strategic Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Leadership and Agile Software Development.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Project Manager, IT

An early career Senior Project Manager, IT with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$111,486 based on 20 salaries. A mid-career Senior Project Manager, IT with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$133,579 based on 80 salaries. An experienced Senior Project Manager, IT with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$142,715 based on 285 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$149,700.
Employees with Senior Project Manager, IT in their job title in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory (ACT) earn an average of 7.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Sydney, New South Wales (3.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Perth, Western Australia (13.2% less), Adelaide, South Australia (9.0% less) and Brisbane, Queensland (6.7% less).

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