Project Management Jobs in New Mexico

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New Mexico Ranks:
10
in the US for Architectural and Engineering Managers median annual salary
20
in the US for Natural Sciences Managers median annual salary
21
in the US for Industrial Production Managers median annual salary
35
in the US for Construction Managers median annual salary
36
in the US for Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers median annual salary
37
in the US for Computer and Information Systems Managers median annual salary

Despite its natural wonders, green chile dishes, and distinctive adobe architecture, the Land of Enchantment does not offer enchanting opportunities to project management professionals. There are a few bright spots, such as the 1,310 jobs for architectural and engineering managers in Albuquerque. The salaries there average $136,000, or 109% of the national median. “Burque” also pays its transportation, storage, and distribution managers over $82,000 annually. For low pay and prospects, consider construction management in Las Cruces, offering under $58,000 yearly on average.

State-Level Statistics

Occupation Total Employed Median Annual Salary % of US Median Annual Salary
Architectural and Engineering Managers 1,620 $133,010 107%
Construction Managers 1,510 $74,460 90%
Computer and Information Systems Managers 810 $97,410 81%
Industrial Production Managers 460 $90,070 101%
Natural Sciences Managers 460 $106,360 92%
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 410 $75,380 92%
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
Albuquerque, NM 1,310 $135,900 109%
Las Cruces, NM 130 $121,810 98%
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
Albuquerque, NM 500 $98,570 81%
Las Cruces, NM 60 $91,810 76%
Santa Fe, NM 40 $96,920 80%
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
Albuquerque, NM 690 $76,950 93%
Santa Fe, NM 160 $65,980 80%
Farmington, NM 140 $79,080 96%
Las Cruces, NM 60 $57,510 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
Albuquerque, NM 200 $80,480 90%
Farmington, NM 50 $99,190 111%
Las Cruces, NM 40 $63,070 71%
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
Albuquerque, NM 170 $100,910 87%
Santa Fe, NM 50 $77,870 67%
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
Albuquerque, NM 230 $82,410 101%
Salary below nat’l. avg.      Salary above nat’l. avg.

Data source: US Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2012