Project Management Jobs in New York

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New York Ranks:
4
in the US for Computer and Information Systems Managers median annual salary
4
in the US for Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers median annual salary
7
in the US for Construction Managers median annual salary
12
in the US for Industrial Production Managers median annual salary
12
in the US for Natural Sciences Managers median annual salary
15
in the US for Architectural and Engineering Managers median annual salary

High employment rates and average salaries make New York a good option for project management professionals. Choose your region carefully, as location matters for pay rate. While architectural and engineering managers make over $134,000 on average in Binghamton, they are underwater at $110,000 in Buffalo-Niagara Falls. Kingston salaries for construction managers average nearly $91,000 annually, while Binghamton dips to $70,000. Industrial managers can earn over $93,000 on average in Elmira, but only $79,000 in Syracuse. In Poughkeepsie, transportation, storage, and distribution managers can make about $86,000, while in Utica-Rome they earn $66,000. Although IBM was once the major employer in Binghamton, computer and information systems managers there now earn only 79% of the U.S. median salary.

State-Level Statistics

Occupation Total Employed Median Annual Salary % of US Median Annual Salary
Computer and Information Systems Managers 25,430 $137,450 114%
Construction Managers 11,970 $98,390 119%
Architectural and Engineering Managers 7,040 $127,230 102%
Industrial Production Managers 4,750 $94,240 106%
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 3,160 $92,070 113%
Natural Sciences Managers 1,710 $118,290 102%
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
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY 890 $119,470 96%
Rochester, NY 890 $117,540 94%
Syracuse, NY 390 $118,700 95%
Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY 390 $110,910 89%
Binghamton, NY 170 $134,010 107%
Ithaca, NY 40 $124,520 100%
Utica-Rome, NY 40 $114,510 92%
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
Rochester, NY 1,270 $110,280 91%
Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY 780 $103,810 86%
Syracuse, NY 560 $105,620 87%
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY 490 $109,340 90%
Binghamton, NY 230 $96,100 79%
Utica-Rome, NY 150 $121,100 100%
Ithaca, NY 70 $88,490 73%
Kingston, NY 40 $114,190 94%
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
Rochester, NY 770 $76,110 92%
Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY 550 $78,000 94%
Syracuse, NY 390 $77,080 93%
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY 200 $90,080 109%
Binghamton, NY 140 $70,580 85%
Utica-Rome, NY 70 $81,030 98%
Elmira, NY 30 $85,220 103%
Kingston, NY 30 $90,850 110%
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
Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY 600 $89,060 100%
Rochester, NY 600 $87,320 98%
Syracuse, NY 260 $79,140 89%
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY 100 $93,200 104%
Utica-Rome, NY 80 $85,070 95%
Binghamton, NY 80 $82,850 93%
Elmira, NY 60 $93,730 105%
Glens Falls, NY 60 $90,930 102%
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
Syracuse, NY 130 $90,630 78%
Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY 110 $111,310 96%
Ithaca, NY 30 $118,150 102%
Rochester, NY 30 $99,130 86%
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
Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY 240 $74,410 91%
Rochester, NY 170 $82,770 101%
Syracuse, NY 150 $78,050 95%
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY 90 $86,090 105%
Binghamton, NY 80 $83,800 102%
Utica-Rome, NY 50 $66,000 81%
Salary below nat’l. avg.      Salary above nat’l. avg.

Data source: US Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2012