The average salary for an Early-Career Senior Project Manager, IT is $91,801.
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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 …Read more
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.
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Popular Skills for Senior Project Manager, IT
Agile Software Development
Strategic Project Management
Skills in Project Management, Agile Software Development, Leadership, Strategic Project Management and IT Management are correlated to pay that is above average.
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 $89,692 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Senior Project Manager, IT with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $104,955 based on 1,116 salaries. An experienced Senior Project Manager, IT with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $116,552 based on 3,264 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $120,523.
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Employees with Senior Project Manager, IT in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 26.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (16.8% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (10.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (4.2% less), Atlanta, Georgia (4.0% less) and Chicago, Illinois (0.0% less).
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