PROJECT DIRECTOR SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$96,000
$62,000
Min 10%
$96,000
Median 50%
$150,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Phillips 66
Highest Paying City
Las Vegas, NV
Highest Paying State
Nevada
Average Experience Level
3.2 years
How much does a project director make?
As a Project Director in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $97,060 per year or $46.66 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $151,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $62,000 per year. Internet companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The best states for high paying Project Director jobs are Nevada, California, Hawaii, Alaska, and Oregon. The typical tenure for a Project Director is 3.2 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Director
$96,473

Average Project Director Salary By Company

Project Directors can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Project Directors are in Internet companies and Professional companies. Project Directors at Phillips 66 and BP America Inc. report the highest salaries. In addition, companies like Nike and KEPRO report highly competitive salaries for Project Directors.

Average Project Director Salary By Location

Project Directors in the United States of America make on average $97,060 a year or $46.66 per hour. The top city when it comes to Project Director salaries is Las Vegas, NV at $157,271 per year. The average entry-level salary in Las Vegas, NV is $69,000. Some of the states with the best Project Director salaries are Nevada, California, Hawaii, Alaska, Oregon, Washington, and Arizona. Alabama, Maine, Georgia, South Carolina, and Florida have the lowest reported salaries for Project Directors.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Las Vegas, NV
$157,271
2
Oakland, CA
$157,041
3
Phoenix, AZ
$139,459
4
Seattle, WA
$131,194
5
Denver, CO
$128,156

Average Project Director Salary By Industry

Wages for Project Directors can differ based on the industry they work in. Our data shows that Professional companies, Manufacturing companies, and Hospitality companies tend to have the highest salaries for Project Directors. Salaries for Project Directors in Professional companies average $102,702 annually, while Manufacturing companies and Hospitality companies pay $100,899 and $100,344, respectively. The average salary for Project Directors in the Media industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $80,558.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Professional
$102,702
2
Manufacturing
$100,899
3
Hospitality
$100,344
4
Finance
$95,109
5
Health Care
$91,130

RECENTLY ADDED Project Director SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
10/31/2019
$70,000
Lake Health District
Project Director
10/31/2019
$52,175
10/30/2019
$90,000
Research Foundation Cuny
Project Director
10/11/2019
$70,000
Johns Hopkins University
Project Director
10/08/2019
$70,000
Texas Health Resources
Project Director
10/05/2019
$80,287
Rail Europe
Project Director
09/30/2019
$90,000
Community College of Aurora
Project Director
09/26/2019
$46,500
Johns Hopkins University
Project Director
09/22/2019
$60,945
Sound Transit
Project Director
09/19/2019
$130,000
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