PROJECT MANAGER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$92,000
$66,000
Min 10%
$92,000
Median 50%
$129,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Allied Solutions
Highest Paying City
San Jose, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
3.5 years
How much does a project manager make?
Project Managers in the US make on average $92,804 annually or $44.62 hourly. The top 10 percent of earners make over $129,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $66,000 per year. Professional companies and Internet companies have the most job opportunities for Project Managers. The top 5 states when it comes to Project Manager salaries are Alaska, Connecticut, New Jersey, Nevada, and Colorado. The typical tenure for a Project Manager is 3.5 years.

Average Project Manager Salary By Company

There is good job security in Project Manager positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Professional companies and Internet companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Project Managers at Allied Solutions and Cervantes Convention Center At Americas Center report the highest salaries. If you can find a job at a company like Exxon Mobil or National Response Corp, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Project Managers.

Average Project Manager Salary By Location

Across America, Project Managers make on average $92,804 annually or $44.62 hourly. San Jose, CA reports the highest Project Manager salaries at $96,548 per year. The average starting salary in San Jose, CA for Project Managers is $58,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Project Manager salaries are Alaska, Connecticut, New Jersey, Nevada, and Colorado. Tennessee, Oklahoma, North Dakota, Mississippi, and Hawaii are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Jose, CA
$96,548
2
New York, NY
$90,174
3
Jersey City, NJ
$90,164
4
Stamford, CT
$90,087
5
Seattle, WA
$89,914

Average Project Manager Salary By Industry

Project Manager salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our analysis shows that Professional companies, Finance companies, and Hospitality companies pay higher-than-average wages for Project Managers. Salaries for Project Managers in Professional companies average $93,379 annually, while Finance companies and Hospitality companies pay $93,361 and $93,097, respectively. The average salary for Project Managers in the Manufacturing industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $91,640.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Professional
$93,379
2
Finance
$93,361
3
Hospitality
$93,097
4
Internet
$93,007
5
Health Care
$92,795

RECENTLY ADDED Project Manager SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
10/31/2019
$114,785
Robert Half Technology
Project Manager
Los Angeles, CA
10/31/2019
$100,000
Judicial Council of California
Project Manager
San Francisco, CA
10/31/2019
$99,528
Amarx Search
Project Manager
10/31/2019
$104,350
GMF Steel Group
Project Manager
10/31/2019
$80,000
Sitescapes Inc.
Project Manager
Lincoln, NE
10/31/2019
$45,000
Falcon Construction LLC
Project Manager
10/31/2019
$75,000
Earthstream Global
Project Manager
Atlanta, GA
10/31/2019
$150,000
Avesta Computer Services
Project Manager
New York, NY
10/31/2019
$104,350
University of Iowa
Project Manager
10/31/2019
$50,500
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