Project Management Jobs in Delaware

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Delaware Ranks:
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in the US for Natural Sciences Managers median annual salary
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in the US for Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers median annual salary
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in the US for Industrial Production Managers median annual salary
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in the US for Computer and Information Systems Managers median annual salary
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in the US for Architectural and Engineering Managers median annual salary
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in the US for Construction Managers median annual salary

Historic landmarks and natural wonders abound in Delaware, as do top wages for project management professionals. Every field earns promising salaries, though some regions report more jobs and better earnings than others. The metropolitan area of Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington is a top employer of natural sciences managers, with over 1,700 jobs and an average wage of $161,000. The same region pays its industrial production managers nearly $100,000 yearly and its construction managers a notable $110,000 annual wage. The area hires over 6,000 computer and information systems managers and pays them about $136,000 per year. Compare this figure to Dover, employing only 100 in the field at an annual salary of $96,000.

State-Level Statistics

Occupation Total Employed Median Annual Salary % of US Median Annual Salary
Computer and Information Systems Managers 1,400 $138,050 114%
Natural Sciences Managers 590 $167,560 145%
Construction Managers 450 $97,080 117%
Architectural and Engineering Managers 390 $138,550 111%
Industrial Production Managers 310 $101,520 114%
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 310 $106,970 131%
Salary below nat’l. avg.      Salary above nat’l. avg.

City-Level Statistics

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Statistics for Architectural and Engineering Managers

Location Total Employed Median Annual Salary % of US Median Annual Salary
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 3,010 $139,840 112%
Dover, DE 0 $113,940 91%
Salary below nat’l. avg.      Salary above nat’l. avg.

Statistics for Computer and Information Systems Managers

Location Total Employed Median Annual Salary % of US Median Annual Salary
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 6,060 $136,010 112%
Dover, DE 100 $96,050 79%
Salary below nat’l. avg.      Salary above nat’l. avg.

Statistics for Construction Managers

Location Total Employed Median Annual Salary % of US Median Annual Salary
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 2,670 $110,490 133%
Dover, DE 50 $104,750 127%
Salary below nat’l. avg.      Salary above nat’l. avg.

Statistics for Industrial Production Managers

Location Total Employed Median Annual Salary % of US Median Annual Salary
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 2,660 $99,910 112%
Dover, DE 30 $104,180 117%
Salary below nat’l. avg.      Salary above nat’l. avg.

Statistics for Natural Sciences Managers

Location Total Employed Median Annual Salary % of US Median Annual Salary
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 1,720 $161,470 140%
Dover, DE 30 $98,110 85%
Salary below nat’l. avg.      Salary above nat’l. avg.

Statistics for Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers

Location Total Employed Median Annual Salary % of US Median Annual Salary
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 1,770 $93,060 114%
Dover, DE 40 $75,030 92%
Salary below nat’l. avg.      Salary above nat’l. avg.

Data source: US Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2012