Project Team Lead Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$114,000
$93,000
Min 10%
$114,000
Median 50%
$140,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Esurance Insurance Services
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Colorado
Average Experience Level
2.4 years
How much does a project team lead make?
Project Team Leads in America make an average salary of $114,680 per year or $55.13 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $93,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $140,000. Construction companies and Technology companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. States with the highest Project Team Lead salaries include Colorado, California, New Hampshire, Washington, and New Mexico. The typical employment for a Project Team Lead is 2.4 years.
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Average Project Team Lead Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Project Team Lead in the USA is $114,680 annually or $55.13 hourly. Working in San Francisco, CA as a Project Team Lead will pay you the highest wages at around $133,594 per year. Even an entry-level Project Team Lead makes $92,000 per year in San Francisco, CA. The top 5 states with the highest reported Project Team Lead salaries are Colorado, California, New Hampshire, Washington, and New Mexico. The lowest earning states are South Carolina, Wisconsin, Indiana, Michigan, and North Dakota.

Map of Project Team Lead Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Project Team Leads earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Project Team Lead Salary By Company

Project Team Leads can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Construction companies and Technology companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Esurance Insurance Services and Wells Fargo are the highest paying companies. Also, companies like Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and Phillips 66 pay their Project Team Leads very well.

Average Project Team Lead Pay By Industry

Wages for Project Team Leads can differ based on the industry they work in. Our data shows that Health Care companies, Automotive companies, and Technology companies tend to have the highest salaries for Project Team Leads. Health Care companies pay their Project Team Leads the highest wages, averaging $118,764 per year. Automotive companies and Technology companies pay well too, at $118,010 and $115,852, respectively. At $112,052, the average salary for Project Team Leads in the Manufacturing industry is lower than other industries.
Industry
Average Salary
Health Care
Health Care
$118,764
$119k
Automotive
Automotive
$118,010
$118k
Technology
Technology
$115,852
$116k
Finance
Finance
$113,350
$113k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$112,052
$112k

Project Team Lead Salary History

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National Average
Ashburn, VA

Project Team Lead Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Project Team Lead can range from $54,040 to $183,088 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary 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.