PROJECT ADMINISTRATOR SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$60,000
$38,000
Min 10%
$60,000
Median 50%
$94,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Arup Group
Highest Paying City
San Jose, CA
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
2.7 years
How much does a project administrator make?
Project Administrators in the US make on average $60,420 annually or $29.05 hourly. While the top 10 percent make over $94,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $38,000. Professional companies and Construction companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Hawaii, Alaska, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and California have the highest paying Project Administrator jobs. The typical employment for a Project Administrator is 2.7 years.

Average Project Administrator Salary By Company

Project Administrators report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Most Project Administrator jobs are in Professional companies and Professional companies. Arup Group and National Response Corp are the best paying companies for Project Administrators. In addition, companies like KBR and M.C. Dean report highly competitive salaries for Project Administrators.

Average Project Administrator Salary By Location

Across America, Project Administrators make on average $60,420 annually or $29.05 hourly. San Jose, CA reports the highest annual salary for Project Administrators at 67,319. Even an entry-level Project Administrator makes $36,000 per year in San Jose, CA. Some of the states with the best Project Administrator salaries are Hawaii, Alaska, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, California, Connecticut, and Nevada. West Virginia, Vermont, Alabama, Georgia, and Kentucky have the lowest reported salaries for Project Administrators.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Jose, CA
$67,319
2
Boston, MA
$63,508
3
Las Vegas, NV
$62,125
4
Houston, TX
$62,092
5
Tucson, AZ
$61,781

Average Project Administrator Salary By Industry

Project Administrator salaries can vary depending on the industry. By looking at our data, we can see that Internet companies, Energy companies, and Professional companies pay their Project Administrators well. Internet companies pay Project Administrators an average salary of $62,735, Energy companies pay $62,690, and Professional companys come in at $61,639. At $57,596, the average salary for Project Administrators in the Manufacturing industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Internet
$62,735
2
Energy
$62,690
3
Professional
$61,639
4
Construction
$61,364
5
Health Care
$59,287

RECENTLY ADDED Project Administrator SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Robert Half
Project Administrator
10/28/2019
$33,392
SBM Management
Project Administrator
10/26/2019
$35,479
University of Michigan
Project Administrator
10/25/2019
$40,575
System One Services
Project Administrator
10/24/2019
$33,392
State of Oklahoma
Project Administrator
10/23/2019
$64,800
Project Administrator
10/22/2019
$35,479
Randstad
Project Administrator
10/22/2019
$60,000
State of Florida
Project Administrator
10/19/2019
$54,312
George Washington University
Project Administrator
10/18/2019
$58,430
Robert Half
Project Administrator
10/18/2019
$40,000
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