IT Project Manager I Salary in the United States

How much does an IT Project Manager I make in the United States? The average IT Project Manager I salary in the United States is $82,781 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $72,851 and $96,526. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Manages and oversees all aspects of a technology project to ensure it is completed on-time and within budget. Has overall responsibility for managing scope, cost, schedule, internal staffing and outside vendors, and contractual deliverable. Prepares reports for upper management regarding status of project. Possesses strong knowledge of technology. Typically requires a bachelor's degree or its equivalent. Typically reports to a manager. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    IT Project Manager I

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    IT Project Manager II

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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