Project manager

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How much does a project manager make in the United States?

Average salary
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23,530 salaries reported
The average salary for a project manager is $82,409 per year in the United States.
Salary estimates are based on 23,530 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by project manager employees, users, and collected from past and present job posts on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a project manager is 1-3 years.

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Most common benefits for project managers

  • Stock Ownership Plan
  • Health Savings Account
  • On-site Gym
  • 401(k) Matching
  • 401(k)
  • Gym Membership
  • Pet Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Stock Options
  • Health Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Commuter Assistance

Salary satisfaction


Based on 2,205 ratings

65% of project managers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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