Senior Project Manager, IT with Program Management Skills Salary

IT Senior Project Managers with Program Management skills enjoy a hefty income, with average pay passing six figures ($115K) annually. Including potential for bonuses and profit sharing — peaking near $24K and $15K, respectively — total cash payment to IT Senior Project Managers with Program Management skills can bottom out near $93K or peak near $161K depending on individual performance. While years of experience and the specific company impact pay for this group, geography is the most influential factor. The majority of IT Senior Project Managers with Program Management skills (63 percent) who took the survey are men. Work is enjoyable for IT Senior Project Managers with Program Management skills, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Medical and dental coverage is claimed by most, and a strong majority earn vision coverage. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$89,479 - $145,839
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MEDIAN: $116,292
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$48.80 - $87.97
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$0$162K
Salary $89,479 - $145,839
Bonus $1,454 - $23,670
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $15,119
Total Pay (?
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$92,761 - $162,678
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 643
Hourly Data $0$92
Hourly Rate $48.80 - $87.97
Overtime $29.62 - $92.55
Annual Data $0$162K
Bonus $1,454 - $23,670
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $15,119
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$92,761 - $162,678
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 114

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Popular Employer Salaries for Senior Project Manager, IT


Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp, InfoSys Limited, Bank of America Corp. (BOFA), UnitedHealth Group, and Kaiser Permanente are among the top companies that take on many IT Senior Project Managers with Program Management skills. IT Senior Project Managers with Program Management skills flock to Bank of America Corp. (BOFA) for generous paychecks, where average earnings of $135K lead the pack in compensation. Kaiser Permanente, International Business Machines (IBM) Corp., and Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp also offer top salaries for IT Senior Project Managers with Program Management skills. Workers at these firms can expect to earn about $130K, $119K, and $119K, respectively.

A few other companies with smaller-than-average paychecks include UnitedHealth Group ($106K), InfoSys Limited ($112K), and Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp ($119K).

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Project Manager, IT

Pay by Experience for a Senior Project Manager, IT has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Project Manager, IT with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $93,000 based on 33 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Project Manager, IT with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $111,000 based on 188 salaries. An experienced Senior Project Manager, IT which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $124,000 based on 537 salaries. A Senior Project Manager, IT with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $132,000 based on 195 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $123,069

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For those looking to make money, IT Senior Project Managers with Program Management skills in San Francisco enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 30 percent above the national average. IT Senior Project Managers with Program Management skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Washington (+21 percent), Seattle (+16 percent), New York (+13 percent), and Boston (+13 percent). With compensation 13 percent below the national average, Dallas is not known for hefty paychecks and actually represents the lowest-paying market. Employers in Minneapolis and Phoenix also lean toward paying below-median salaries (5 percent lower and 2 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for Senior Project Manager, IT

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 137 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
59%
20 years or more
28%
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Experience Affects Senior Project Manager, IT Salaries

▲7%

▲1%

National Average
$123,000

▼10%

Entry-Level
▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 137 votes.

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
59%
20 years or more
28%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: 15%
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