Technical Project Manager in Chicago, Illinois Salary

Technical Project Managers in Chicago, Ill. take home approximately $89K annually on average. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a large number collect dental insurance. Work is enjoyable for Technical Project Managers in Chicago, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. The majority of Chicago Technical Project Managers (69 percent) who took the survey are men. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$56,936 - $120,961
$57K
$88K
$120K
MEDIAN: $87,763
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Salary $56,936 - $120,961
Bonus $1,957 - $17,113
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$56,751 - $134,569
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 57

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

Technical Project Manager Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Technical Project Manager

Pay by Experience for a Technical Project Manager has a negative trend. An entry-level Technical Project Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $81,000 based on 31 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Technical Project Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $89,000 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Technical Project Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $102,000 based on 19 salaries. A Technical Project Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $75,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Technical Project Manager

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Technical Project Manager Salaries

▲12%

National Average
$91,000

▼3%

▼12%

Late-Career
▼18%

Skills That Affect Technical Project Manager Salaries

Software Development
▲13%

Agile
▲10%

Requirements Analysis
▲9%

SQL
▲8%

Microsoft Project
▲4%


Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▲2%

National Average
$91,000


Agile Software Development
▼2%

Team Leadership
▼4%

Engineering Design
▼4%

Microsoft Office
▼5%

Microsoft Excel
▼6%


Windows Operating System General Use
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 76%
no benefits
None: 11%
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