Software Development Project Manager

Software Development Project Manager Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$104,000
$79,000
Min 10%
$104,000
Median 50%
$138,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Entercom Communications
Highest Paying City
Washington, DC
Highest Paying State
District of Columbia
Average Experience Level
3.9 years
How much does a software development project manager make?
Software Development Project Managers in the US make on average $104,822 annually or $50.4 hourly. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $79,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $138,000. Internet companies and Manufacturing companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. District of Columbia, Washington, New York, Virginia, and California have the highest paying Software Development Project Manager jobs. The typical tenure for a Software Development Project Manager is 3.9 years.

Average Software Development Project Manager Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Software Development Project Manager in the USA is $104,822 annually or $50.4 hourly. The city with the highest Software Development Project Manager salary is Washington, DC at $132,210 per year. Even an entry-level Software Development Project Manager makes $89,000 per year in Washington, DC. The top 5 states with the highest reported Software Development Project Manager salaries are District of Columbia, Washington, New York, Virginia, and California. Vermont, West Virginia, Maine, Wyoming, and North Dakota have the lowest reported salaries for Software Development Project Managers.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Washington, DC
$132,210
2
Cupertino, CA
$126,661
3
Tacoma, WA
$120,759
4
Alexandria, VA
$114,476
5
New York, NY
$113,583

Average Software Development Project Manager Salary By Company

Software Development Project Managers can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Software Development Project Managers are Internet companies and Manufacturing companies. Software Development Project Managers at Entercom Communications and Open Systems Technologies report the highest salaries. Also, companies like Amazon and Oshkosh pay their Software Development Project Managers very well.

Average Software Development Project Manager Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Software Development Project Manager works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Media companies, Construction companies, and Technology companies pay higher-than-average wages for Software Development Project Managers. Media companies pay Software Development Project Managers an average salary of $121,545, Construction companies pay $113,020, and Technology companys come in at $102,248. The types of companies that pay Software Development Project Managers the least are in the Insurance industry, where the average annual salary is $94,686.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Media
$121,545
2
Construction
$113,020
3
Technology
$102,248
4
Insurance
$94,686

Recently Added Software Development Project Manager Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Robert Half Technology
Software Development Project Manager
10/31/2019
$108,000
Robert Half
Software Development Project Manager
10/26/2019
$108,000