Average Senior Project Manager, IT Salary

$112,582
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$9,897
Bonus
$4,625
Commission
$4,924
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The average salary for a Senior Project Manager, IT is $112,582.
10%
$84k
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$113k
50%
$145k
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MEDIAN $112,582
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Salary
$84k - $145k
Bonus
$2k - $21k
Profit Sharing
$502 - $15k
Commission
$152 - $20k
Total Pay
$87k - $161k

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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.
The top respondents for the job title Senior Project Manager, IT are from the companies International Business Machines (IBM) Corp., InfoSys Limited and Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. Reported salaries are highest at Accenture where the average pay is $150,343. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. and InfoSys Limited, earning around $116,671 and $112,606, respectively. UnitedHealth Group pays the lowest at around $100,682. J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC) and AT&T Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $103,267 and $104,298, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Senior Project Manager, IT

Skills in Agile Software Development, Leadership, Program Management and IT Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Project Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Project Manager, IT

An entry-level Senior Project Manager, IT with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $81,546 based on 25 salaries. An early career Senior Project Manager, IT with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,882 based on 483 salaries. A mid-career Senior Project Manager, IT with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $103,759 based on 1,817 salaries. An experienced Senior Project Manager, IT with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $115,066 based on 4,036 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $119,320.
Employees with Senior Project Manager, IT in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 15.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (14.3% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (4.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (3.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 8,048 survey responses.
Entry Level
0.3%
Early Career
6.0%
Mid Career
22.6%
Experienced
50.1%
Late Career
21.0%