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Project Management Director in the United States

How much does a Project Management Director earn in the United States? The average Project Management Director salary in the United States is $155,969 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $138,414 and $173,443. 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 Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Develops and directs the strategic planning of multiple projects. Oversees coordination of personnel and resources required to successfully complete projects. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to top management. Typically requires a project management certification. Manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. Typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience.

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