Project manager earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Project manager salary by state

State Name Average Salary
District of Columbia $81,119
Maryland $67,367
Virginia $66,815
Utah $66,523
North Carolina $65,136
Missouri $63,576
Pennsylvania $63,022
Washington $62,799
Arizona $62,298
New Jersey $61,532
Ohio $61,395
Minnesota $61,082
New York $58,952
Colorado $58,561
California $58,422
Georgia $58,152
Texas $58,144
Massachusetts $57,439
Oregon $56,027
Illinois $54,264
Michigan $53,000
Tennessee $51,009
Wisconsin $50,000
Florida $48,012

How do project manager salaries compare to similar careers?

Project managers earn 9% less than similar careers in North Carolina. On average, they make less than consultants but more than marketing managers.

Career Median Salary
Consultant salary $57K
Operations manager salary $52K
Human resources manager salary $52K
Project manager salary $65K
IT manager salary $80K
Account manager salary $55K
Sales manager salary $47K
Marketing manager salary $53K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)