PROJECT SPECIALIST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$72,000
$51,000
Min 10%
$72,000
Median 50%
$102,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Chevron
Highest Paying City
Urban Honolulu, HI
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
2.5 years
How much does a project specialist make?
The national average salary for a Project Specialist in the United States is $72,531 per year or $34.87 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $102,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $51,000. Retail companies and Professional companies have the most job opportunities for Project Specialists. States with the highest Project Specialist salaries include Hawaii, Alaska, Texas, Massachusetts, and Connecticut. The typical employment for a Project Specialist is 2.5 years.

Average Project Specialist Salary By Company

There is good job security in Project Specialist positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Most Project Specialist jobs are in Retail companies and Retail companies. Project Specialists at Chevron and Apple report the highest salaries. Companies like Facebook and Cigna also pay high salaries to their Project Specialists.

Average Project Specialist Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Project Specialist in the United States is $72,531 per year or $34.87 per hour. Working in Urban Honolulu, HI as a Project Specialist will pay you the highest wages at around $83,466 per year. The average starting salary in Urban Honolulu, HI for Project Specialists is $67,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Project Specialist salaries are Hawaii, Alaska, Texas, Massachusetts, and Connecticut. Utah, South Dakota, Oregon, Wyoming, and Montana are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Urban Honolulu, HI
$83,466
2
San Antonio, TX
$80,417
3
San Francisco, CA
$80,281
4
Somerville, MA
$75,117
5
New York, NY
$73,562

Average Project Specialist Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Project Specialist works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Retail companies, Health Care companies, and Technology companies pay higher-than-average wages for Project Specialists. Salaries for Project Specialists in Retail companies average $76,175 annually, while Health Care companies and Technology companies pay $73,951 and $73,835, respectively. The types of companies that pay Project Specialists the least are in the Media industry, where the average annual salary is $65,599.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Retail
$76,175
2
Health Care
$73,951
3
Technology
$73,835
4
Manufacturing
$73,237
5
Professional
$72,763

RECENTLY ADDED Project Specialist SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
10/22/2019
$46,764
Randstad
Project Specialist
10/19/2019
$29,218
Randstad
Project Specialist
10/16/2019
$83,605
10/11/2019
$75,000
University of California
Project Specialist
10/04/2019
$45,300
University of California Riverside, Bourns College
Project Specialist
10/03/2019
$45,300
09/28/2019
$104,213
UNC Department of Public Safety
Project Specialist
09/28/2019
$55,000
09/26/2019
$88,120
Washington State
Project Specialist
09/25/2019
$52,536
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