Mid- to upper-level project management jobs had strong earning potential in several industries.
Some examples of average annual salaries from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics include*:
- Construction project managers: $112,790
- Computer and information systems managers (including IT project managers): $173,670
- Medical and health services managers (including healthcare project managers): $127,980
These project management-related salaries are calculated at the national level, so local/state job markets may vary.
* Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook 2022. BLS estimates do not represent entry-level wages and/or salaries. Multiple factors, including prior experience, age, geography market in which you want to work and degree field, will affect career outcomes and earnings. Herzing neither represents that its graduates will earn the average salaries calculated by BLS for a particular job nor guarantees that graduation from its program will result in a job, promotion, salary increase or other career growth.