Project Manager salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$91,564
$10,326
Additional Cash Compensation
$101,890
Total Compensation
Median: $92K
Min: $40K
Max: $175K

How Much Does a Project Manager Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Project Manager in Chicago is $91,564. The average additional cash compensation for a Project Manager in Chicago is $10,326. The average total compensation for a Project Manager in Chicago is $101,890. Project Manager salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Project Manager employees in Chicago.

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Project Manager jobs in Chicago

Project Manager

Chicago
2 days ago
+37
Come for the mission. Stay for the experience. Let’s keep things simple: we are an unbelievably talented, hard-working, and compassionate team driving towards a mission that impacts every single one of us - even you!  Healthcare benefits are complex, underutilized and a mystery for most users. We’re removing that complexity. Our industry-changing technology solution puts a simplified benefits experience in the hands of users, saving them time and

Project Manager

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+50
You will establish and maintain an environment where the smartest and most productive software professionals are motivated to do their best work. The Project Manager will plan, track, and coordinate project execution for one or more development teams, and your leadership ensures that the teams create and maintain the software-as-a-service application which is the foundation of Corptax’s market leadership.

Associate Project Manager

Chicago
1 week ago
+39
closerlook’s Associate Project Manager is a motivated, detail-oriented professional with a can-do, team-oriented attitude. The Associate Project Manager (or APM) will have project specific responsibilities & ownership of low/mid complexity projects across a set of client account(s) as assigned. They will work closely with their agency counterparts (Account, Creative, Finance, Strategy, Technology) to create the space for great ideas, work and results.

Implementation Project Manager (Remote)

Chicago
1 week ago
+38
As Project Manager, you will be responsible for the effective and efficient implementation of Club Automation's software solution maximizing the customer’s experience while effectively communicating and managing internal projects and teams. This team member will follow a plan designed specifically for Club Automation's Implementation methodology.

Senior Project Manager (Temporary)

Chicago
1 week ago
+39
Lead internal project teams (Strategy, Analytics, Creative, Tech, Account) across all assigned projects. Develop and manage timelines and budgets across all projects. Consistently meet financial objectives by accurately forecasting project revenue. Regularly provide reliable pricing and scoping information for the Account team.

Project Manager (Cloud & Infrastructure)

Chicago
1 week ago
+21
West Monroe is seeking an Infrastructure Project Manager to join our Incident Response and Recovery team. As part of this work, we are assisting clients that are experiencing a malware, ransomware, or other security incident, and are often experiencing a complete business outage. We are looking for candidates with proven experience projects managing the planning, designing, and deploying core infrastructure technologies on very short timelines. This position requires a candidate that can rapidly come up to speed in a dynamic environment, understand critical client needs, and provide a broad set of project management capabilities to assist with architecting, implementing, and migrating to a new environment, with the goal of recovering business operations. Clients range from small to enterprise sized companies.

Salesforce Project Manager

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+45
Cisco Meraki is looking for a Salesforce Project Manager to guide and craft the strategic and operational projects that will improve the lives of our Support Team. You will be working alongside and embedded with our Support development and program management teams, and you’ll directly feel the positive impact that your projects have on our users. This role will focus on project management and Salesforce administration for projects that improve and sustain our Support team’s case, phone, and integration systems. A typical work week might consist of: Translating partner interviews into actionable user stories in our Jira instance. Collaborate with our developers to craft well-analyzed project plans.

Senior Technical Project Manager

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+25
SpotOn – Chicago, IL (In-House only) SpotOn is a cutting-edge payments and software company dedicated to redefining the merchant services industry. SpotOn combines payment processing with customer engagement and business management solutions, giving small and medium businesses the data and tools they need to run and grow their business. Our tools increase revenue and connect businesses with their customers using rewards, deals, online reviews,

Technical Project Manager

Remote
1 day ago
+18
About the company Equilibria (“EQ”) is a high-growth, omni-channel premium CBD platform for women. We are dedicated to restoring balance to our community — physically and mentally — through our high-quality CBD products, personalized dosage support, and digital journey accompaniment. We are the ONLY CBD company with a dedicated team for 1-on-1 consults and education, and we are deeply mission-oriented. Thousands of women… and their sisters,

Store Development Project Manager

Remote
4 days ago
+28
Store Development Project Manager Cooler Screens was founded on the core idea that consumers deserve a far better experience than what is available today in bricks-and-mortar retail. We call this concept “CX” and it guides all that we do.  We have begun the CX journey by bringing what consumers love about shopping on-line to the frozen and refrigerated food aisle. Cooler Screens is re-imagining the business of brick-and-mortar retail for

Project Manager, Sales Strategy

West Suburbs
1 week ago
+43
The Project Manager, Sales Strategy will work closely with the EVP, Chain Grocery, and be responsible for managing channel projects, analyzing data to support strategic decisions, and coordinating and executing the agenda and strategy for the Chain Grocery account teams. The Project Manager, Sales Strategy will organize, align, and communicate strategic priorities with and for the EVP, Chain Grocery, and own or identify owners for projects to ensure overall efficient and consistent operations for the teams and their customers. This is a highly cross-functional role that intersects business analytics, project management, and process improvement, requiring effective internal collaboration.

Technical Project Manager with DevOps and Infrastructure knowledge

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+18
As an experienced professional in Project Execution, you thrive at managing complex technology programs that have far-reaching implications for clients, employees and stakeholders throughout the firm. This role requires a strong grasp of the big-picture – namely, how can technology help achieve business goals – as well as a keen ability to establish priorities, manage resources and budgets, and build and incentivize high-performing teams. You'll work closely with colleagues across the firm to identify opportunities to develop projects and programs that are broadly applicable. Once you and your team establish a roadmap, you'll play an integral role in ensuring that ensuring that the project is running on time, within budget and in accordance with firm-wide guidelines, including risk and architecture. Just as importantly, you'll work with your team to set goals, foster collaboration and promote the values, culture and brand of JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Project Manager Salary ranges

The most common Project Manager salary in Chicago is between $80k - $90k.

Average Project Manager Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Project Manager make the most at companies with 1,000+ employees, earning $119,000 on average.

Project Manager Salary by gender

The average Project Manager salary for women is $89,130 and the average Project Manager salary for men is $94,509.

Project Manager Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Project Manager with 7+ years of experience is $102,725.

Average Project Mgmt salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Project Coordinator $59,108
Min: $30K
Max: $82K
Implementation Specialist $69,661
Min: $45K
Max: $220K
Project Manager $91,564
Min: $40K
Max: $175K
Scrum Master $99,489
Min: $56K
Max: $126K
Technical Project Manager $108,453
Min: $65K
Max: $155K
Implementation Manager $111,825
Min: $58K
Max: $170K
Senior Project Manager $123,381
Min: $71K
Max: $190K

Skills that affect Project Manager salaries in Chicago

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Project Planning
28% have this skill
2
Project Scheduling
24% have this skill
3
Scope Change Management
19% have this skill
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Stakeholder Management
19% have this skill
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Program Management
18% have this skill
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Client Relationship Management
17% have this skill

Recent Project Manager salaries in Chicago

$78,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Project Manager reported a yearly salary of $78,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$60,000
Yearly Salary
A Project Manager reported a yearly salary of $60,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Sr. Project Manager reported a yearly salary of $140,000 with +$21,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Consultant reported a yearly salary of $115,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
$127,000
Yearly Salary
A Project Manager reported a yearly salary of $127,000 with +$19,050 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Project Manager reported a yearly salary of $130,000 with +$13,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$92,000
Yearly Salary
A Product Manager reported a yearly salary of $92,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$105,000
Yearly Salary
A IT Project Manager reported a yearly salary of $105,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Project Manager reported a yearly salary of $75,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$60,000
Yearly Salary
A Project Manager reported a yearly salary of $60,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
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