Average Senior Project Manager, IT Salary in South Africa

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The average salary for a Senior Project Manager, IT in South Africa is R763,396.
MEDIAN R763,396
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R507k - R1m
R30k - R142k
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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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Senior Project Manager, IT

The top respondents for the job title Senior Project Manager, IT are from the companies Dimension Data, Standard Bank and Old Mutual PLC. Reported salaries are highest at Standard Bank where the average pay is R1,073,500. Dimension Data pays the lowest at around R602,405.

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Popular Skills for Senior Project Manager, IT

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

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Project Manager, IT

An early career Senior Project Manager, IT with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R561,748 based on 21 salaries. A mid-career Senior Project Manager, IT with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R662,576 based on 60 salaries. An experienced Senior Project Manager, IT with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R801,391 based on 135 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R918,195.

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