The average salary for a Project Leader, IT is Rs 1,187,258.
MEDIAN Rs 1,187,258
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Job Description for Project Leader, IT
IT project leaders are in charge of facilitating and coordinating group projects relating to information technology that advance an organization's goals and values in an effective manner. Most of the time IT project leaders set performance standards among project/team members to ensure strong group cohesion and productivity. As such, project leaders must have impeccable written and oral communication skills to be able to interpret and execute different ideas and solve problems. Their expertise i…Read more
Project Leader, IT Tasks
- Hire, review, and fire non-management employees.
- implementation, deployment and operation of information systems and technology solutions for business needs.
- Plan, direct, and coordinate the development.
- Plan, direct and coordinate daily activities of a department/group/team.
Popular Employer Salaries for Project Leader, IT
The top respondents for the job title Project Leader, IT are from the companies Wipro Technologies Ltd., HCL Technologies Ltd. and iNautix. Reported salaries are highest at iNautix where the average pay is Rs 1,292,454. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Wipro Technologies Ltd. and InfoSys Limited, earning around Rs 1,120,808 and Rs 1,044,765, respectively. HCL Technologies Ltd. pays the lowest at around Rs 864,615. Techmahindra Ltd and Wipro also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying Rs 945,000 and Rs 981,765, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Project Leader, IT
C# Programming Language
Skills in Project Management, Java/J2EE, .NET and C# Programming Language are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include SQL.
Pay by Experience Level for Project Leader, IT
An early career Project Leader, IT with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 637,120 based on 75 salaries. A mid-career Project Leader, IT with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 1,094,829 based on 809 salaries. An experienced Project Leader, IT with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 1,307,152 based on 838 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of Rs 1,605,000.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Project Leader, IT in their job title in Gurgaon, Haryana earn an average of 13.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (4.7% more) and Pune, Maharashtra (4.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chennai, Tamil Nadu (6.2% less) and Mumbai, Maharashtra (2.9% less).
Years of Experience
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