PROJECT LEADER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$92,000
$68,000
Min 10%
$92,000
Median 50%
$123,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
The Boston Consulting Group
Highest Paying City
Cupertino, CA
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
2.7 years
How much does a project leader make?
The national average salary for a Project Leader in the U.S. is $92,279 annually or $44.37 hourly. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $123,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $68,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Project Leaders are in Professional companies and Internet companies. States with the highest Project Leader salaries include Hawaii, Delaware, New Jersey, Maryland, and District of Columbia. The typical employment for a Project Leader is 2.7 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs

Average Project Leader Salary By Company

Project Leader jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Project Leaders are in Professional companies and Internet companies. The Boston Consulting Group and Facebook are the best paying companies for Project Leaders. If you can find a job at a company like Shell or Panasonic Corporation Of North America, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Project Leaders.

Average Project Leader Salary By Location

Project Leaders in the United States of America make on average $92,279 a year or $44.37 per hour. Working in Cupertino, CA as a Project Leader will pay you the highest wages at around $95,107 per year. The average starting salary in Cupertino, CA for Project Leaders is $59,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Project Leader salaries are Hawaii, Delaware, New Jersey, Maryland, and District of Columbia. On the other hand, Florida, Tennessee, Alabama, Louisiana, and Vermont report the lowest wages for Project Leaders.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Cupertino, CA
$95,107
2
Philadelphia, PA
$94,443
3
East Brunswick, NJ
$94,039
4
New York, NY
$93,535
5
Washington, DC
$92,464

Average Project Leader Salary By Industry

Wages for Project Leaders can differ based on the industry they work in. Our data shows that Manufacturing companies, Hospitality companies, and Telecommunication companies tend to have the highest salaries for Project Leaders. Manufacturing companies pay Project Leaders an average salary of $93,954, Hospitality companies pay $93,591, and Telecommunication companys come in at $93,434. The average salary for Project Leaders in the Internet industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $86,843.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Manufacturing
$93,954
2
Hospitality
$93,591
3
Telecommunication
$93,434
4
Retail
$93,429
5
Health Care
$92,670

RECENTLY ADDED Project Leader SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Mphasis Limited
Project Leader
10/28/2019
$146,090
10/24/2019
$38,505
City of Roanoke
Project Leader
10/23/2019
$55,815
Cameron Craig Group
Project Leader
10/22/2019
$100,000
PNM Resources
Project Leader
10/19/2019
$63,548
Robert Half
Project Leader
10/16/2019
$48,001
State of Arizona
Project Leader
10/16/2019
$55,000
University of Pennsylvania
Project Leader
10/08/2019
$50,684
09/28/2019
$41,740
Valmont
Project Leader
09/26/2019
$31,305
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