Senior Project Manager salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$125,274
$17,072
Additional Cash Compensation
$142,346
Total Compensation
Median: $125K
Min: $71K
Max: $190K

How Much Does a Senior Project Manager Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Senior Project Manager in Chicago is $125,274. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Project Manager in Chicago is $17,072. The average total compensation for a Senior Project Manager in Chicago is $142,346. Senior Project Manager salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Senior Project Manager employees in Chicago.

Chicago by the numbers

6,294
Total number of Tech companies in Chicago
341,754
Total number of tech users on Built In Chicago
ALL INFO IS 100% ANONYMOUS & PRIVATE
Project Mgmt
Content
Data + Analytics
Design + UX
Dev + Engineer
Finance
HR + Recruiting
Marketing
Operations
Product
Project Mgmt
Sales
Senior Project Manager
Account Executive
Account Manager
Accountant
Analytics Manager
Android Developer
Art Director
Associate Product Manager
Automation Engineer
Brand Manager
Budget Analyst
Business Analyst
Business Development Manager
Business Development Representative
Business Intelligence Analyst
Business Intelligence Developer
Business Intelligence Manager
CCO (Chief Creative Officer)
CFO (Chief Financial Officer)
Chief People Officer
CIO (Chief Information Officer)
Client Success Manager
CMO (Chief Marketing Officer)
Community Manager
Content Manager
Content Marketing Manager
Content Strategist
Controller
COO (Chief Operating Officer)
Copywriter
CPO (Chief Product Officer)
Creative Director
CRO (Chief Revenue Officer)
CTO (Chief Technology Officer)
Customer Support Manager
Customer Support Rep
Data Analyst
Data Architect
Data Engineer
Data Engineering Manager
Data Scientist
Database Administrator
Design Director
Desktop Support
DevOps Engineer
Digital Marketing Manager
Director of Analytics
Director of Customer Success
Director of Marketing
Director of Operations
Director of Product Management
Director of Product Marketing
Director of Product Marketing
Director of Software Engineering
Editor
Email Marketing Manager
Engineering Manager
Event Planner
Finance Director
Financial Analyst
Front End Developer
Game Developer
Hardware Engineer
HR Coordinator
HR Director
HR Manager
HR Specialist
Implementation Manager
Implementation Specialist
Inside Sales Manager
Inside Sales Representative
iOS Developer
Junior Business Analyst
Junior Data Analyst
Junior Data Scientist
Junior Software Engineer
Lead Software Engineer
Machine Learning Engineer
Marketing Associate
Marketing Coordinator
Marketing Manager
Marketing Operations Manager
Office Manager
Operations Associate
Operations Manager
Principal Software Engineer
Product Analyst
Product Designer
Product Manager
Product Marketing Manager
Product Owner
Project Coordinator
Project Manager
Public Relations Manager
Public Relations Specialist
QA Analyst
QA Engineer
QA Manager
Recruiter
Sales Development Representative
Sales Director
Sales Engineer
Sales Manager
Sales Operations Analyst
Sales Operations Manager
Salesforce Developer
Scrum Master
Security Engineer
Senior Accountant
Senior Business Analyst
Senior Data Analyst
Senior Data Engineer
Senior Data Scientist
Senior Financial Analyst
Senior Marketing Manager
Senior Product Manager
Senior Product Marketing Manager
Senior Project Manager
Senior Recruiter
Senior Software Engineer
Senior Technical Writer
Senior UI Designer
Senior UX Designer
SEO Manager
SEO Specialist
Site Reliability Engineer
Social Media Manager
Software Engineer
Software Test Engineer
Systems Engineer
Technical Product Manager
Technical Project Manager
Technical Recruiter
Technical Support
Technical Writer
UI Designer
UX Designer
UX Researcher
Vice President of Care
Vice President of Engineering
Vice President of Finance
Vice President of Human Resources
Vice President of Marketing
Vice President of Operations
Vice President of People
Vice President of Product
Vice President of Sales
Vice President of Talent Acquisition
Visual Designer
Chicago
Chicago

Senior Project Manager jobs in Chicago

PROJECT MANAGER

Chicago
5 days ago
+47
JOB DESCRIPTION: Come join a world class organization and play a key role in Cybersecurity. Caterpillar is looking for a talented and motivated project manager for cybersecurity awareness learning and phishing program.   Role Overview: the position has primary and secondary responsibilities   Primary: This position will be responsible for helping develop a world class enterprise Cybersecurity Awareness and Learning program. This will include

Project Manager

Chicago
1 week ago
+67
Your projects will focus on process creation and/or improvement, new platform integrations, the enablement of new offers and ways to sell. You are ready to jump into solution design discussions and provide your point of view. You will be responsible for reviewing, implementing and improving processes that help the organization scale and run more efficiently.

Project Manager

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+51
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.

Project Manager

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+59
DRW is a diversified, technology-led principal trading firm. We trade our own capital at our own risk, across a broad range of asset classes, instruments and strategies, in markets around the world. As the markets have evolved over the past 25 years, so has DRW – growing to include real estate, cryptocurrencies, venture capital and several industry acquisitions. With more than 1000 employees globally, we work together to solve interesting

Project Manager

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+46
About Camelot Illinois Camelot Illinois operates the Illinois Lottery, a modern enterprise that truly benefits the people of Illinois. We place consumers and social responsibility at our core, providing funding for schools, capital projects, and special causes. We are a progressive organization that is reinforcing the lottery’s rightful position as a force for good alongside the State of Illinois. About the Team: The Technology team utilizes the

Implementation Project Manager

Chicago
6 hours ago
+50
Description   THE OPPORTUNITY: *Open to remote candidates* VelocityEHS is seeking a Project Manager to join our Professional Services team. The Project Manager is responsible for leading and executing implementation projects for VelocityEHS’s suite of products directly with our enterprise level clients. Leading our teams of highly skilled Implementation Consultants and Specialists, you will work together to develop effective implementation

Legal & Compliance Project Manager

Chicago
1 day ago
+48
SMS Assist Summary At SMS Assist, we’re not just in the business of fixing properties—we’re fixing an entire industry. Typically, facilities maintenance is tough work—both in the nature of the job (plumbing, HVAC, snow removal) and the lack of clarity throughout the experience. We decided a better way wasn’t only possible, but essential. Through our award-winning technology platform, built and powered by SMSers, we connect local contractors to

MARKETING & BRAND PROJECT MANAGER

Chicago
5 days ago
+47
JOB DESCRIPTION: The Project Manager role will specialize in planning and managing the execution of high-priority projects within Global Marketing & Brand (GM&B) to support our strategic vision, improve business processes and drive efficiencies to achieve operational excellence. The project manager will coordinate and manage global, cross-functional projects and report on progress to multiple levels of leadership. The project manager will also

Technical Project Manager

Chicago
5 days ago
+26
Technical Project Manager 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, website

Technical Project Manager

Chicago
6 days ago
+41
Are you somebody with a solid technology acumen along with being a strong project manager and leader, Are you looking to move to the next level in your career journey? Do you like working with great people who help support you and help you learn? Do you take pride in helping others around you grow & learn from your own experiences? If so, there is an exciting role possibly waiting for you as an experienced Technical Project Manager at Everspring.

Technical Project Manager (Recovery)

Chicago
1 week ago
+21
At West Monroe, our people are our business. We pride ourselves on bringing a different mindset to consulting—and that takes a different approach: highly collaborative, flexible, and tenacious. Our people-first, highly collaborative culture is core to our identity. It’s something we care about, and something we strive to enrich and preserve. No hierarchies. No siloes. No egos. Just smart ideas, unique perspectives, and the drive to make an

Project Manager, Engineering

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+16
Req ID:  33950 Travel:  Less than 30% Location:   Chicago, IL, US, 60606 Education:  Four-year college degree Experience:  At least 5 years of experience required Equivalency:  Combination of education & experience considered   Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer including Vets and Disabled     Your role in helping us shape the future: You will play a vital role leading Engineering Project Management (EPM) activities for Intelsat’s

Senior Project Manager Salary ranges

The most common Senior Project Manager salary in Chicago is between $100k - $110k.

Average Senior Project Manager Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Senior Project Manager make the most at companies with 1,000+ employees, earning $148,000 on average.

Senior Project Manager Salary by gender

The average Senior Project Manager salary for women is $121,897 and the average Senior Project Manager salary for men is $135,965.

Senior Project Manager Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Project Manager with 7+ years of experience is $135,564.

Average Project Mgmt salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Project Coordinator $60,505
Min: $30K
Max: $84K
Implementation Specialist $69,863
Min: $45K
Max: $220K
Project Manager $92,107
Min: $49K
Max: $175K
Scrum Master $99,590
Min: $56K
Max: $126K
Technical Project Manager $106,992
Min: $65K
Max: $155K
Implementation Manager $113,872
Min: $53K
Max: $170K
Senior Project Manager $125,274
Min: $71K
Max: $190K

Skills that affect Senior Project Manager salaries in Chicago

1
Project Planning
16% have this skill
2
Project Scheduling
15% have this skill
3
Risk and Issue Management
15% have this skill
4
Stakeholder Management
14% have this skill
5
Scope Change Management
14% have this skill
6
Program Management
13% have this skill

Recent Senior Project Manager salaries in Chicago

$124,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Project Manager reported a yearly salary of $124,000 with +$17,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$160,000
Yearly Salary
A Sr Director reported a yearly salary of $160,000 with +$60,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$100,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Project Manager reported a yearly salary of $100,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$168,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Project Manager reported a yearly salary of $168,000 with +$30,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Cloud Project Manager reported a yearly salary of $140,000
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$175,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Consultant reported a yearly salary of $175,000
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$125,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Project Manager reported a yearly salary of $125,000 with +$21,875 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Project Manager reported a yearly salary of $115,000 with +$11,500 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Associate Director, Client Services reported a yearly salary of $120,000 with +$25,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$145,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Project Manager reported a yearly salary of $145,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
Salaries//Project Mgmt//Senior Project Manager