Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Project Specialist make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$59,568 / yrTotal Pay
$56,357 / yrBase Pay
$3,211 / yrAdditional Pay

$59,568

 / yr
$41K$86K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Project Specialist is $59,568 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $56,357 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $3,211 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Project Manager

$84,952 /yr
Project Manager
$125,755 /yr
Senior Project Manager
$98,894 /yr
Project Manager IV
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Related Job Titles

For Project Specialist

Some related job titles are Project Assistant Salaries with median pay of $48,111, Project Manager Salaries with median pay of $84,952, Product Specialist Salaries with median pay of $79,993, Project Coordinator Salaries with median pay of $56,681.

Top Paying Cities

For a Project Specialist compared to United States

The top 5 paying locations for a Project Specialist are New York, NY with a median total pay of $113,207, Raleigh, NC with a median total pay of $112,615, Houston, TX with a median total pay of $100,355, Dallas, TX with a median total pay of $92,775, and Boston, MA with a median total pay of $89,132.

CityTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • New York, NYNew York, NY$113,207

    25% Higher than other cities

  • Raleigh, NCRaleigh, NC$112,615

    25% Higher than other cities

  • Houston, TXHouston, TX$100,355

    16% Higher than other cities

  • Dallas, TXDallas, TX$92,775

    9% Higher than other cities

  • Boston, MABoston, MA$89,132

    5% Higher than other cities

New York, NY

Top paying companies in New York, NY for Project Specialist are Con Edison, Healthfirst (New York), and World Economic Forum.

Con EdisonCon Edison$135,049/yr

Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

What is the pay outlook for Product & Project Management?

Product and project management roles help companies operate efficiently, run programs and develop new products. Organization and communication skills are important for product and project managers. Experience and specialization within specific markets or products can help job seekers stand out. Additionally, product and project management roles are very diverse, so data, design or market research skills can help open up more opportunities.

Recent Salaries Shared

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Project Manager

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$65

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Project Manager

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$73,000

/yr

$71K | $2K

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Project Manager

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$100,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Project Manager

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$135,000

/yr

$120K | $15K

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
EDiscovery Project Manager

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$387,400

/yr

$85K | $302K

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Project Manager

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$104,000

/yr

$100K | $4K

SubmittedYesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Project Manager

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$40,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Project Manager

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$86,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Project Manager

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$100,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday

Project Specialist pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Project Specialist is $56,357 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Project Specialist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 3005 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Project Specialist employees.

The highest salary for a Project Specialist in United States is $80,234 per year.

The lowest salary for a Project Specialist in United States is $39,586 per year.

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