Project Manager/Scrum Master Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$93,000
$69,000
$93,000
$126,000
Project managers/scrum master in the United States make an average salary of $94,001 per year or $45.19 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $70,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $126,000. If you like following the crowd, professional and finance companies tend to attract the most workers in this field. But if you're in it for the money, then you'll want to seek out telecommunication, health care, and finance companies, as employees in each industry have reported the highest salaries. As most things go, location can be critical. New Hampshire, California, Connecticut, New Jersey, and Virginia provide the highest project manager/scrum master salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Clifton, NJ
$119,063
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Map of Project Manager/Scrum Master Salaries

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Average Project Manager/Scrum Master Salary By Location

Throughout the U.S., the average salary for a project manager/scrum master is roughly $94,001 per year, which boils down to $45.19 per hour. Interestingly enough, project managers/scrum master have the highest salaries in San Francisco, CA at about $136,460 per year. For those who are just starting out, the average entry-level salary in San Francisco, CA is $89,000. Additionally, project managers/scrum master make more than the average salary in Washington, DC, Clifton, NJ, McLean, VA, Hartford, CT, and Bethesda, MD. On a more broad level, project manager/scrum master salaries are highest in New Hampshire, California, Connecticut, New Jersey, Virginia, Maryland, and West Virginia. On the contrary, Utah, Arkansas, and North Dakota offer the lowest project manager/scrum master salaries.

Average Project Manager/Scrum Master Salary By Company

If you want to get paid the most as a project manager/scrum master, being employed by a company such as Mastercard or Walmart would be a smart choice, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. Additionally, companies like Cleco Corporate Holdings and Zions Bancorporation also report highly competitive salaries for project managers/scrum master.

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Average Project Manager/Scrum Master Pay By Industry

Project manager/scrum master salaries can vary on many factors, including what industry a job is in. In fact, jobs with telecommunication, health care, and finance companies tend to be the highest paying. Furthermore, a project manager/scrum master can make a yearly salary of $100,641 while working for telecommunication companies. All the while, other project managers/scrum master are making $93,560 at health care companies and $90,109 at finance companies. One industry project managers/scrum master may want to avoid is the hospitality industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $81,785.

Industry
Average Salary
Telecommunication
Telecommunication
$100,641
$101k
Health Care
Health Care
$93,560
$94k
Finance
Finance
$90,109
$90k
Technology
Technology
$89,320
$89k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$81,785
$82k

Project Manager/Scrum Master Salary History

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Project Manager/Scrum Master Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a project manager/scrum master 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.

Recently Added Project Manager/Scrum Master Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Associate Project Manager/Scrum Master
Associate Project Manager/Scrum Master
07/29/2020
07/29/2020
$104,350
$104,350
07/29/2020
Management Decisions, Inc.
Management Decisions, Inc.
Technical Project Manager/Scrum Master
Technical Project Manager/Scrum Master
Technical Project Manager/Scrum Master
07/23/2020
07/23/2020
$140,000
$140,000
07/23/2020
SR. Project Manager/Scrum Master
SR. Project Manager/Scrum Master
06/18/2020
06/18/2020
$104,350
$104,350
06/18/2020
Scrum Master/Project Manager
Scrum Master/Project Manager
05/27/2020
05/27/2020
$146,090
$146,090
05/27/2020
Scrum Master/Project Manager
Scrum Master/Project Manager
03/03/2020
03/03/2020
$125,220
$125,220
03/03/2020
Project Manager/Scrum Master
Project Manager/Scrum Master
12/31/2019
12/31/2019
$110,000
$110,000
12/31/2019
Project Manager/Scrum Master
Project Manager/Scrum Master
10/16/2019
10/16/2019
$108,524
$108,524
10/16/2019
Project Manager/Scrum Master
Project Manager/Scrum Master
10/02/2019
10/02/2019
$135,655
$135,655
10/02/2019
AIT Global, Inc.
AIT Global, Inc.
Project Manager/Scrum Master
Project Manager/Scrum Master
Project Manager/Scrum Master
09/30/2019
09/30/2019
$156,525
$156,525
09/30/2019
KYRO4 Solutions, Inc.
KYRO4 Solutions, Inc.
Agile Project Manager/Scrum Master
Agile Project Manager/Scrum Master
Agile Project Manager/Scrum Master
09/04/2019
09/04/2019
$96,470
$96,470
09/04/2019