SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$110,000
$80,000
Min 10%
$110,000
Median 50%
$151,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Appirio
Highest Paying City
Cupertino, CA
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
4.2 years
How much does a senior project manager make?
Senior Project Managers in the US make on average $110,652 annually or $53.2 hourly. While the top 10 percent make over $151,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $80,000. Internet companies and Professional companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Some of the states with the best Senior Project Manager salaries are Hawaii, California, Colorado, Nevada, and Vermont. Most Senior Project Managers spend 4.2 years in the position.

Average Senior Project Manager Salary By Company

There is good job security in Senior Project Manager positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Senior Project Managers are Internet companies and Professional companies. Appirio and Ernst & Young are the highest paying companies. Companies like Bayer and Federal Reserve also report very competitive wages for Senior Project Managers.

Average Senior Project Manager Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Senior Project Manager in the United States is $110,652 per year or $53.2 per hour. Working in Cupertino, CA as a Senior Project Manager will pay you the highest wages at around $119,470 per year. The Cupertino, CA average entry-level salary for Senior Project Managers is $73,000. Hawaii, California, Colorado, Nevada, and Vermont are the states with the highest payscale for Senior Project Managers. Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Montana, and Oregon are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Cupertino, CA
$119,470
2
Denver, CO
$113,792
3
Phoenix, AZ
$108,699
4
Washington, DC
$107,612
5
Pittsburgh, PA
$107,542

Average Senior Project Manager Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Senior Project Manager works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Internet companies, Hospitality companies, and Health Care companies pay higher-than-average wages for Senior Project Managers. Internet companies pay Senior Project Managers an average salary of $113,563, Hospitality companies pay $112,539, and Health Care companys come in at $110,429. The average salary for Senior Project Managers in the Technology industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $108,556.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Internet
$113,563
2
Hospitality
$112,539
3
Health Care
$110,429
4
Finance
$110,033
5
Professional
$109,925

RECENTLY ADDED Senior Project Manager SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
10/31/2019
$59,914
Robert Half Technology
Senior Project Manager
Miami, FL
10/31/2019
$146,090
Eliassen Group
Senior Project Manager
Cincinnati, OH
10/31/2019
$114,785
Judicial Council of California
Senior Project Manager
San Francisco, CA
10/31/2019
$117,084
Kitchen & Bath Crate-Residential Remodeling
Senior Project Manager
Modesto, CA
10/31/2019
$70,000
Eliassen Group
Senior Project Manager
10/31/2019
$120,000
Eliassen Group
Senior Project Manager
Richmond, VA
10/31/2019
$110,000
Board of Education of City of New York
Senior Project Manager
New York, NY
10/30/2019
$85,872
Tennessee Valley Authority
Senior Project Manager
10/30/2019
$500,000
Robert Half
Senior Project Manager
10/29/2019
$128,872
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