Average Associate Project Manager Salary
$75,000 yearly
$36.53 hourly
Updated August 18, 2021
$48,000
10 %
$75,000
Median
$118,000
90 %
What Is The Average Associate Project Manager Salary?
The average associate project manager salary is $75,980 per year, or $36.53 per hour, in the United States. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $48,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $118,000. As most things go, location can be critical. Hawaii, North Carolina, Virginia, Alaska, and New Jersey provide the highest associate project manager salaries.

Average Associate Project Manager Salary By State

The darker areas on the map show where associate project managers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary

Associate Project Manager average salary by State

StateascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Alabama
$74,282
$35.71
Alaska
$98,130
$47.18
Arizona
$68,788
$33.07
Arkansas
$59,806
$28.75
California
$89,474
$43.02
Colorado
$85,715
$41.21
Connecticut
$95,670
$46.00
Delaware
$83,450
$40.12
District of Columbia
$119,184
$57.30
Florida
$63,314
$30.44
Georgia
$84,632
$40.69
Hawaii
$129,576
$62.30
Idaho
$55,580
$26.72
Illinois
$62,610
$30.10
Indiana
$60,639
$29.15
Iowa
$75,527
$36.31
Kansas
$74,646
$35.89
Kentucky
$68,550
$32.96
Louisiana
$67,646
$32.52
Maine
$57,481
$27.64
Maryland
$86,823
$41.74
Massachusetts
$79,992
$38.46
Michigan
$71,180
$34.22
Minnesota
$73,715
$35.44
Mississippi
$53,646
$25.79
Missouri
$73,463
$35.32
Montana
$50,003
$24.04
Nebraska
$64,472
$31.00
Nevada
$84,790
$40.76
New Hampshire
$69,233
$33.29
New Jersey
$97,767
$47.00
New Mexico
$76,846
$36.95
New York
$85,452
$41.08
North Carolina
$106,055
$50.99
North Dakota
$63,420
$30.49
Ohio
$71,921
$34.58
Oklahoma
$72,955
$35.07
Oregon
$76,120
$36.60
Pennsylvania
$82,372
$39.60
Rhode Island
$81,759
$39.31
South Carolina
$71,765
$34.50
South Dakota
$66,132
$31.79
Tennessee
$62,950
$30.26
Texas
$79,090
$38.02
Utah
$72,412
$34.81
Vermont
$57,365
$27.58
Virginia
$99,637
$47.90
Washington
$95,472
$45.90
West Virginia
$64,208
$30.87
Wisconsin
$58,741
$28.24
Wyoming
$66,872
$32.15

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Highest Paying Cities For Associate Project Manager

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CityascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Washington, DC
$120,927
$58.14
Charlotte, NC
$104,569
$50.27
Norfolk, VA
$100,670
$48.40
Bridgewater, NJ
$97,864
$47.05
Stamford, CT
$97,746
$46.99
Seattle, WA
$96,702
$46.49

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Average Associate Project Manager Salary Over Time

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

Location
    YearascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc% Changeascdesc
    2021
    $76,000
    $36.53
    +1.7%
    2020
    $74,700
    $35.89
    +0.6%
    2019
    $74,200
    $35.68
    +0.1%
    2018
    $74,100
    $35.64
    -0.2%
    2017
    $74,300
    $35.71
    +1.5%

    Average JOB Salary by Field

    Project Manager/Scrum Master

    Avg. salary: $90,377

    Project Managers or scrum masters are experienced employees who lead an agile team. They are in charge of managing a specific project in terms of the agile model. They lead the team throughout the planning session, the designing of the project parameters, the development of the processes, the implementation of the project, and the evaluation. They represent the team in meetings with stakeholders. They ensure that the working relationship among all the departments involved is harmonious. They also guide their team members throughout the project.
    60,582 Project Manager/Scrum Master Jobs
    Project Manager/Team Lead

    Avg. salary: $86,309

    Project Managers are responsible for managing and overseeing the operations of a project from inception to completion. Their duties include defining project scope, developing a project plan, creating work breakdown structures to distribute resources, and communicating responsibilities to all project team members and vendors. They organizie work schedules, set milestones, track project progress, resolve technical issues, articulate roadblocks to project sponsors, propose risk mitigation strategies, and maintain project documentation. Project Managers also handle file submission for project closure, conduct post-project evaluations, supervise project communications, act as chairman in project status meetings, develop project governance structures and liaise with system security managers to coordinate system security activities.
    92,538 Project Manager/Team Lead Jobs
    Project Manager & Leader

    Avg. salary: $101,860

    A project manager leader is responsible for monitoring the overall project management and staff operations, ensuring the efficiency and accuracy of project deliverables to meet the client's requirements, and achieving the highest customer satisfaction. Project managers/leaders implement strategic procedures to minimize costs while maximizing operational productivity. They identify business opportunities by analyzing the current market trends to develop services that would meet the clients' demands and the public's interests. A project manager leader also handles the department budget, allocating adequate resources, and maintaining an organized delegation of tasks for the employees.
    103,720 Project Manager & Leader Jobs
    Project Manager/Analyst

    Avg. salary: $89,343

    The primary job of project managers/analysts is to manage and develop new projects. They have varied duties and responsibilities, which include giving analytical support for projects, assisting in budget and financial analysis, and analyzing market trends, statistical data, and regulations relevant to the projects. Additionally, project managers/analysts are also expected to draft financial reports, work statements, and cost estimates and work to ensure customer satisfaction and retention. These professionals are also responsible for project scheduling, tracking fund receipts, and monitoring documentation.
    98,147 Project Manager/Analyst Jobs
    Information Technology Project Manager

    Avg. salary: $96,005

    An information technology project manager is responsible for supervising the technology department, ensuring that all tasks are being done by following technological strategies and solutions. Information technology project managers' duties include monitoring the technology team's daily operation, handling team members' concerns, managing customers' inquiries and complaints, helping team members' in achieving their professional growth, creating reports, sharing updates during team and board meetings, and maintaining effectivity of operational procedures. An information technology project manager must have excellent leadership and decision-making skills to decide on the best strategies in meeting the company's objectives.
    121,517 Information Technology Project Manager Jobs
    Manager, Project Management

    Avg. salary: $96,237

    The role of a project management manager involves the planning, execution, monitoring, control, and closure of projects. Project managers oversee the scope of the entire project, the team, success or failure, and its resources. They facilitate productivity and commitment, remove obstacles, and motivate their team members. Their skills should include leadership, critical thinking, communication, negotiating, and risk management. They should also know about cost management, scheduling, and task management.
    144,212 Manager, Project Management Jobs

    Associate Project Manager Salaries By Years Of Experience

    The salary for an associate project manager can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

    Which Companies Pay Associate Project Managers The Most?

    To earn a high income as an associate project manager, working for CB Richard Ellis Real Estate Services or CBRE Group might be your best bet, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. In addition, companies like McKinsey & Company and Accenture report highly competitive wages for associate project managers.
    Company
    LogoRankCompanyAverage Associate Project Manager SalaryAssociate Project Manager Salary Range
    1CB Richard Ellis Real Estate Services
    4.7
    $193,636
    $81k
    $203k
    2CBRE Group
    4.8
    $168,931
    $81k
    $203k
    3McKinsey & Company Inc
    4.9
    $128,143
    $81k
    $203k
    4Accenture
    4.8
    $126,803
    $81k
    $203k
    5Cerner
    4.7
    $119,536
    $81k
    $203k
    6EPAM Systems
    4.2
    $119,124
    $81k
    $203k

    Recently Added Associate Project Manager Salaries

    Location
    CompanyascdescJobascdescLocationascdescDate AddedascdescSalaryascdesc
    Associate Distribution Project Manager (Electric Utilities)
    Mesa, AZ
    08/05/2021
    $54,600
    08/05/2021
    Associate Project Manager
    Seattle, WA
    08/05/2021
    $46,464
    08/05/2021
    Associate Project Manager
    Phoenix, AZ
    08/05/2021
    $83,140
    08/05/2021
    Project Manager Associate
    McLean, VA
    08/05/2021
    $79,306
    08/05/2021
    Associate Project Manager
    Portland, OR
    08/05/2021
    $83,140
    08/05/2021
    Infrastructure Associate Project Manager
    San Bernardino, CA
    08/05/2021
    $200,000
    08/05/2021
    Associate Project Manager
    Denver, CO
    08/05/2021
    $83,140
    08/05/2021
    Associate Project Manager
    Dallas, TX
    08/05/2021
    $83,140
    08/05/2021
    Associate Distribution Project Manager (Electric Utilities)
    Novi, MI
    08/05/2021
    $54,600
    08/05/2021
    Associate Project Manager
    Chicago, IL
    08/05/2021
    $83,140
    08/05/2021

    Average Associate Project Manager Salary by Demographic

    Associate Project Manager Gender Pay Gap

    male-income
    Male Income
    $88,426
    female-income
    Female Income
    $80,331
    Median Associate Project Manager Income by Race
    Asian associate project managers have the highest average salary compared to other ethnicities. Black or african american associate project managers have the lowest average salary at $79,973.
    $92,000
    $89,000
    $86,000
    $83,000
    $80,000
    $77,000
    Unknown
    White
    Black or African American
    Asian
    Hispanic or Latino
    Ethnicityascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    Unknown$83,373
    White$85,164
    Black or African American$79,973
    Asian$91,186
    Hispanic or Latino$82,197
    Average Associate Project Manager Salary by Education Level
    Associate project managers with a Doctorate degree earn more than those without, at $112,152 annually. With a Masters degree, associate project managers earn a median annual income of $101,484 compared to $88,426 for associate project managers with an Bachelors degree.
    $115,000
    $106,000
    $97,000
    $88,000
    $79,000
    $70,000
    $61,000
    High School Diploma or Less
    Master's Degree
    Bachelor's Degree
    Doctorate Degree
    Some College/ Associate Degree
    Educationascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    High School Diploma or Less$69,335
    Master's Degree$101,484
    Bachelor's Degree$88,426
    Doctorate Degree$112,152
    Some College/ Associate Degree$73,813