Project Management Jobs in Kansas

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Kansas Ranks:
24
in the US for Architectural and Engineering Managers median annual salary
25
in the US for Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers median annual salary
32
in the US for Construction Managers median annual salary
35
in the US for Computer and Information Systems Managers median annual salary
37
in the US for Natural Sciences Managers median annual salary
47
in the US for Industrial Production Managers median annual salary

Finding a better-than-average salary in project management in Kansas is about as easy as finding the Wizard of Oz. Architectural and engineering managers can follow the yellow brick road to Lawrence, where they can make nearly $134,000 on average, or 107% of the U.S. median yearly salary. Transportation, storage, and distribution managers earn over $93,000 annually in Topeka, or 114% of the national average. In contrast, computer and information systems managers in Topeka only make $80,000 on average, which is 67% of the U.S. median earnings.

State-Level Statistics

Occupation Total Employed Median Annual Salary % of US Median Annual Salary
Computer and Information Systems Managers 2,280 $98,620 82%
Industrial Production Managers 1,670 $75,230 84%
Architectural and Engineering Managers 1,660 $116,170 93%
Construction Managers 1,520 $75,250 91%
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 1,080 $81,870 100%
Natural Sciences Managers 160 $92,740 80%
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
Wichita, KS 610 $120,150 96%
Topeka, KS 50 $92,400 74%
Manhattan, KS 40 $114,410 92%
Lawrence, KS 30 $133,790 107%
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
Wichita, KS 410 $101,950 84%
Topeka, KS 270 $80,500 67%
Lawrence, KS 70 $94,760 78%
Manhattan, KS 70 $99,320 82%
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
Wichita, KS 360 $71,380 86%
Topeka, KS 130 $71,200 86%
Manhattan, KS 80 $78,120 94%
Lawrence, KS 0 $72,220 87%
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
Wichita, KS 480 $78,570 88%
Topeka, KS 60 $71,190 80%
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
Wichita, KS 170 $80,410 98%
Topeka, KS 60 $93,430 114%
Salary below nat’l. avg.      Salary above nat’l. avg.

Data source: US Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2012