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How much does a Project Manager make in the United States?

Average Project Manager Yearly Salary in the United States

Project Managers earn a median salary of $60,000 per year. Salaries typically start from $27,000 and go up to $110,000.

Source: Sokanu

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Employment Type Mix

92%
Full-Time
8%
Part-Time

Source: Sokanu user data. View more Project Manager demographics

Salary Satisfaction

3.3
SCORE
1846
RATINGS
Project Managers average a score of 3.3 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Project Managers in the 77th percentile of salary satisfaction.

Source: Sokanu user data. View more Project Manager satisfaction

How to Become a Project Manager

Think you might be interested in becoming a Project Manager? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good project manager? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Associates
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Goldey-Beacom College | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates, Bachelors
  3. Get Hired
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Project Manager Earnings by Seniority

Top End Project Manager Earnings

The highest earning Project Managers in the United States earn:

N/A an hour $110,000
per year
Senior Project Manager Earnings

Senior Project Managers in the United States earn:

N/A an hour $85,000
per year
Experienced Project Manager Earnings

Experienced Project Managers in the United States earn:

N/A an hour $60,000
per year
Junior Project Manager Earnings

Junior Project Managers in the United States earn:

N/A an hour $41,700
per year
Starting Project Manager Earnings

Starting Project Managers in the United States earn:

N/A an hour $27,000
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Should I be a Project Manager?

Think you might be interested in becoming a Project Manager? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good project manager? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Associates
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Goldey-Beacom College | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates, Bachelors
  3. Get Hired
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