Did You Know – January 2014
January 2, 2014

Worldwide PM Salary Survey

The Project Management Institute (PMI)® regularly conducts, a wide sampling, salary survey for project managers.

The list of the 10 Top-Earning Countries appears hereunder. It makes interesting reading.

Across countries, roles and experience levels, project managers earn a median salary of US$88,399.

Yet a project manager’s salary depends as much on “postal code”, as it does on skill set. Here are the 10 countries with the highest median salary, stated in U.S. dollars.

1. Australia $134,658
2. Switzerland $133,605
3. United States $108,000
4. Netherlands $103,274
5. Germany $101,983
6. Canada $95,140
7. New Zealand $93,513
8. Belgium $92,817
9. Sweden $90,690
10. United Kingdom $90,666

(Source: PMI Project Management Salary Survey, Eighth Edition)


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