Information Technology Project Managers

7.1/10 job score
AUTOMATION RISK
19%
risk level
POLLING
GROWTH
9.2%
by 2030
WAGES
$92,870
or $44.65 hourly
VOLUME
362,580
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 19% (No worries)

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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Information Technology Project Managers' job openings is expected to rise 9.2% by 2030
'Information Technology Project Managers' is expected to be a fast growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2020 and 2030.
Updated projections are due Sep 2022.

What are the median wages for 'Information Technology Project Managers' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Information Technology Project Managers' was $92,870, or $44.65 hourly
'Information Technology Project Managers' are paid 121.4% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $41,950
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed in this occupation?

As of 2020 there were 362,580 people employed as Information Technology Project Managers.
This represents around 0.26% of the employed workforce across the United States.

Job description

Plan, initiate, and manage information technology (IT) projects. Lead and guide the work of technical staff. Serve as liaison between business and technical aspects of projects. Plan project stages and assess business implications for each stage. Monitor progress to assure deadlines, standards, and cost targets are met.

SOC Code: 15-1299.09

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