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Senior project manager salary in United States

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

Average base salary

Average $109,789
Low $76,495
High $157,575
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a senior project manager is $109,789 per year in the United States. 5.2k salaries reported, updated at October 2, 2022

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Top companies for Senior Project Managers in United States

  1. Southern California Edison
    931 reviews10 salaries reported
    $221,438per year
  2. $176,432per year
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Highest paying cities for Senior Project Managers near United States

  1. Austin, TX
    $117,892 per year
    86 salaries reported
  2. Dallas, TX
    $116,268 per year
    59 salaries reported
  3. Houston, TX
    $114,938 per year
    83 salaries reported
  1. Fort Worth, TX
    $112,175 per year
    31 salaries reported
  2. Chicago, IL
    $109,558 per year
    83 salaries reported
  3. Atlanta, GA
    $107,624 per year
    64 salaries reported
  1. New York, NY
    $106,992 per year
    207 salaries reported
  2. Charlotte, NC
    $106,645 per year
    34 salaries reported
  3. Seattle, WA
    $106,492 per year
    62 salaries reported
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Where can a Senior Project Manager earn more?

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Most common benefits for Senior Project Managers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock ownership plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Fuel card
  • Fuel discount
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program
  • Work from home
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 686 ratings

75% of Senior Project Managers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

Associate Project Manager

1,685 job openings

Average $64,251 per year

Entry Level Project Manager

657 job openings

Average $37,340 per year

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Common questions about salaries for a Senior Project Manager

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