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Average Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) Salary

$88,822
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,992
Bonus
$4,069
Commission
$3,057
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The average salary for a Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) is $88,822.
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$56k
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$89k
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$127k
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$56k - $127k
Bonus
$1k - $16k
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$299 - $13k
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$2k - $15k
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$54k - $139k
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What Do Project Manager, Information Technology (IT)s Do?

Job Satisfaction for Project Manager, Information Technology (IT)

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The top respondents for the job title Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) are from the companies Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp, International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. and J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC). Reported salaries are highest at International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. where the average pay is $109,743. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Booz, Allen, and Hamilton and J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC), earning around $109,615 and $96,898, respectively. Hewlett Packard Enterprise pays the lowest at around $73,562. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp and Centene Corporation also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $92,237 and $93,077, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Project Manager, Information Technology (IT)s?

Skills in Business Analysis, Agile Software Development and Microsoft Project are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Project Coordinating and Project Management.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Project Manager, Information Technology (IT)s?

An entry-level Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $61,961 based on 132 salaries. An early career Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $72,462 based on 2,380 salaries. A mid-career Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,881 based on 2,263 salaries. An experienced Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $102,378 based on 2,875 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $111,069.
Employees with Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 21.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (11.0% more) and Houston, Texas (9.8% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 8,946 survey responses.
Entry Level
1.5%
Early Career
26.6%
Mid Career
25.3%
Experienced
32.1%
Late Career
14.5%