Project Management Jobs in Rhode Island

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Rhode Island Ranks:
4
in the US for Construction Managers median annual salary
12
in the US for Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers median annual salary
13
in the US for Industrial Production Managers median annual salary
14
in the US for Natural Sciences Managers median annual salary
20
in the US for Computer and Information Systems Managers median annual salary
25
in the US for Architectural and Engineering Managers median annual salary

The smallest state in the Union offers some surprisingly good employment and salary numbers for project management professionals. Almost all jobs center around the metropolitan area of Providence-Fall River-Warwick. This region hires about 650 industrial production managers who make, on average, over $91,000 per year. Construction managers also fare well in the area, earning a median salary of nearly $98,000, which places them at 116% of the national average. Architectural and engineering managers earn only about 93% of the U.S. median salary, or $115,000 yearly.

State-Level Statistics

Occupation Total Employed Median Annual Salary % of US Median Annual Salary
Computer and Information Systems Managers 1,080 $113,940 94%
Construction Managers 490 $102,600 124%
Industrial Production Managers 460 $93,840 105%
Architectural and Engineering Managers 360 $115,120 92%
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 240 $86,170 105%
Natural Sciences Managers 90 $113,320 98%
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
Providence-Fall River-Warwick, RI-MA 500 $115,890 93%
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
Providence-Fall River-Warwick, RI-MA 1,170 $113,160 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
Providence-Fall River-Warwick, RI-MA 610 $95,780 116%
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
Providence-Fall River-Warwick, RI-MA 650 $91,170 102%
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
Providence-Fall River-Warwick, RI-MA 90 $113,360 98%
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
Providence-Fall River-Warwick, RI-MA 280 $81,400 99%
Salary below nat’l. avg.      Salary above nat’l. avg.

Data source: US Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2012