A Senior Project Manager, IT at Cognizant earns an average salary of Rs 1,793,280 per year. A skill in IT Management is associated with high pay for this job.

Rs 1,224,490 - Rs 2,279,022
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Salary Rs 1,224,490 - Rs 2,279,022
Bonus Rs 50,335 - Rs 293,614
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Rs 1,320,806 - Rs 2,480,868
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 34

Job Description for Senior Project Manager, IT

Senior project managers must be well organized, extremely responsible, and capable of working with a wide variety of other people. Senior IT project managers work in a fast paced and frequently changing industry, and must work very hard to keep up with the responsibilities they are tasked with. They must also be proficient at working with a number of technologies and at keeping up with the ever changing field of information technology. They must also be educated, generally holding at least a bachelor's degree in an IT related field.


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.

Senior Project Manager, IT Job Listings

Key Stats for Senior Project Manager, IT


9 %
91 %
10-19 years
20 years or more

Skills That Affect Senior Project Manager, IT Salaries

IT Management

National Average
Rs 1,946,000

Program Management

Project Management



9 %
91 %

Years of Experience

10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 30%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
no benefits
None: 20%