Project Management Jobs in Oklahoma

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Oklahoma Ranks:
25
in the US for Natural Sciences Managers median annual salary
45
in the US for Industrial Production Managers median annual salary
46
in the US for Computer and Information Systems Managers median annual salary
46
in the US for Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers median annual salary
48
in the US for Construction Managers median annual salary

The state that brought us legendary talents such as Brad Pitt, Reba McEntire, Garth Brooks, and Vince Gill is not as legendary in its salaries for project management professionals. The highest pay is in Tulsa for natural sciences managers, where the median salary is $123,000, although only 60 people work there in that field. Construction managers fare the worst in Lawton, also with only 60 jobs and an average yearly pay of under $54,000. The metropolitan areas with the most PMPs include Oklahoma City and Tulsa.

State-Level Statistics

Occupation Total Employed Median Annual Salary % of US Median Annual Salary
Construction Managers 3,080 $65,840 80%
Industrial Production Managers 2,900 $77,150 87%
Computer and Information Systems Managers 2,450 $86,560 72%
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 1,230 $68,090 83%
Natural Sciences Managers 270 $102,020 88%
Salary below nat’l. avg.      Salary above nat’l. avg.

City-Level Statistics

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Statistics for Computer and Information Systems Managers

Location Total Employed Median Annual Salary % of US Median Annual Salary
Oklahoma City, OK 1,410 $86,970 72%
Tulsa, OK 670 $95,040 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
Oklahoma City, OK 1,460 $64,410 78%
Tulsa, OK 850 $66,660 81%
Lawton, OK 60 $53,700 65%
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
Tulsa, OK 1,040 $76,950 86%
Oklahoma City, OK 830 $82,650 93%
Lawton, OK 60 $72,480 81%
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
Oklahoma City, OK 110 $93,940 81%
Tulsa, OK 60 $123,100 106%
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
Oklahoma City, OK 530 $65,420 80%
Tulsa, OK 350 $69,430 85%
Salary below nat’l. avg.      Salary above nat’l. avg.

Data source: US Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2012