Earning Power: Project Management Salary Survey—Eleventh Edition (2020)

We would like to take this opportunity and share with you the latest Project Management Salary Survey, 11th Edition. It is an industry-leading source of data for both project practitioners and organizations who want to stay current with the salary landscape for today’s project professional. This edition provides comprehensive insights from 32,000 respondents in 42 countries, with salary data reported in local currency in the individual country reports.



  • The vast majority of survey respondents hold the PMP® certification (82%).
  • Survey respondents with a PMP certification report higher median salaries than those without a PMP certification — 22% higher.
  • 72% of respondents report that their total compensation (including salary, bonus and other forms of compensation) increased over the 12 months prior to completing the salary survey.
  • Features an interactive map of the world for easy viewing of salary data