Project Management Jobs in Georgia

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Georgia Ranks:
17
in the US for Computer and Information Systems Managers median annual salary
26
in the US for Construction Managers median annual salary
27
in the US for Architectural and Engineering Managers median annual salary
31
in the US for Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers median annual salary
37
in the US for Industrial Production Managers median annual salary

If you are a project manager with Georgia on your mind, consider industrial production management in Savannah, where the average earnings are $115,000 per year. Another plum choice in the Peach State is a career as a transportation, storage, and distribution manager in Warner Robins. Median annual wages are $90,000, or 110% of the national average salary. Earnings for computer and information systems managers come in lower, at $73,000 in Albany and $77,000 in Athens-Clarke County.

State-Level Statistics

Occupation Total Employed Median Annual Salary % of US Median Annual Salary
Computer and Information Systems Managers 9,810 $116,600 96%
Construction Managers 4,970 $79,970 97%
Architectural and Engineering Managers 4,490 $114,090 91%
Industrial Production Managers 3,840 $81,420 91%
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 3,680 $77,250 94%
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
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 3,600 $115,230 92%
Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC 370 $123,900 99%
Savannah, GA 160 $120,430 96%
Warner Robins, GA 120 $119,970 96%
Macon, GA 60 $102,960 82%
Athens-Clarke County, GA 40 $97,910 78%
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
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 8,330 $120,320 99%
Columbus, GA-AL 330 $84,020 69%
Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC 170 $96,530 80%
Athens-Clarke County, GA 140 $77,960 64%
Macon, GA 130 $91,250 75%
Savannah, GA 120 $95,980 79%
Dalton, GA 50 $97,470 81%
Rome, GA 50 $98,560 81%
Gainesville, GA 50 $114,570 95%
Warner Robins, GA 40 $104,270 86%
Albany, GA 30 $73,590 61%
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
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 3,480 $83,440 101%
Savannah, GA 250 $69,560 84%
Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC 220 $76,320 92%
Athens-Clarke County, GA 90 $68,690 83%
Gainesville, GA 90 $77,940 94%
Macon, GA 80 $81,200 98%
Columbus, GA-AL 70 $77,380 93%
Valdosta, GA 70 $67,470 81%
Albany, GA 50 $78,730 95%
Brunswick, GA 40 $57,360 69%
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
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 1,870 $84,260 94%
Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC 210 $87,950 99%
Savannah, GA 170 $115,150 129%
Dalton, GA 150 $80,440 90%
Gainesville, GA 140 $76,420 86%
Columbus, GA-AL 110 $85,200 96%
Athens-Clarke County, GA 90 $89,310 100%
Macon, GA 70 $85,750 96%
Rome, GA 30 $86,930 97%
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
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 2,690 $79,390 97%
Savannah, GA 120 $68,910 84%
Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC 70 $68,940 84%
Dalton, GA 70 $58,130 71%
Macon, GA 50 $78,450 96%
Columbus, GA-AL 40 $74,020 90%
Albany, GA 40 $71,660 88%
Gainesville, GA 30 $68,660 84%
Warner Robins, GA 30 $90,020 110%
Salary below nat’l. avg.      Salary above nat’l. avg.

Data source: US Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2012