Average Senior Project Manager, IT Salary in India

Rs 1,949,989
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Rs 227,126
Rs 600,000
Rs 92,500
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The average salary for a Senior Project Manager, IT in India is Rs 1,949,989.
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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 InfoSys Limited, Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp and Capgemini. Reported salaries are highest at Accenture where the average pay is Rs 2,313,237. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Cognizant and Capgemini, earning around Rs 2,035,087 and Rs 1,899,301, respectively. HCL Technologies Ltd. pays the lowest at around Rs 1,664,510. Wipro Technologies Ltd. and InfoSys Limited also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying Rs 1,808,622 and Rs 1,844,826, respectively.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Senior Project Manager, IT. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Senior Project Manager, IT
Program Manager, IT
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Popular Skills for Senior Project Manager, IT

Skills in Project Management, Program Management, IT Management, People Management and Strategic Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average.

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 Rs 1,065,320 based on 26 salaries. A mid-career Senior Project Manager, IT with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 1,580,736 based on 166 salaries. An experienced Senior Project Manager, IT with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 1,961,025 based on 1,429 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of Rs 2,266,159.
Employees with Senior Project Manager, IT in their job title in Bangalore, Karnataka earn an average of 6.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (5.9% more) and Gurgaon, Haryana (4.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Kolkata, West Bengal (9.2% less), Chennai, Tamil Nadu (5.7% less) and Mumbai, Maharashtra (5.1% less).

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