Average Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) Salary

$88,545
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$5,993
Bonus
$4,500
Commission
$3,035
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The average salary for a Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) is $88,545.
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$56k
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What Do Project Manager, Information Technology (IT)s Do?

Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) Tasks
  • Coordinate delivery of development (beta) and production releases that meet quality assurance standards.
  • Assist test team in creating test plans and testing efforts.
  • Create and maintain a information technology project plan that communicates tasks, milestone dates, status and resource allocation.
  • Assist technical team in design and development tasks.
  • Utilize software life-cycle methodology.

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 International Business Machines (IBM) Corp., Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp and J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC). Reported salaries are highest at Bank of America Corp. (BOFA) where the average pay is $118,835. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Booz, Allen, and Hamilton and International Business Machines (IBM) Corp., earning around $109,615 and $102,131, respectively. Hewlett Packard Enterprise pays the lowest at around $73,562. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp and Kaiser Permanente also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $92,237 and $96,419, respectively.

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

Skills in Business Analysis, Microsoft Project and Agile Software Development 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 $61,663 based on 149 salaries. An early career Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $72,142 based on 2,498 salaries. A mid-career Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,450 based on 2,371 salaries. An experienced Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $101,714 based on 3,096 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $111,088.
Employees with Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 19.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (10.8% more) and Houston, Texas (8.7% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 9,455 survey responses.
Entry Level
1.6%
Early Career
26.4%
Mid Career
25.1%
Experienced
32.7%
Late Career
14.2%