Project Manager

Project Managers coordinate and deliver projects according to defined timelines, budgets and outcomes.

Project Managers work with various methodologies, which may require certification or a qualification in the required competencies. These methodologies or techniques allow Project Managers to resolve complex problems in fast-paced, dynamic environments. The average salary of a Project Manager is $119,422 per annum.

As a Project Manager, you'll be required to manage competing priorities, interact with various stakeholders, and manage project resources and risks.

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Average salary
$119,422 P/A

Source: (August 2016)
Min average salary
$104,479 P/A

Source: (August 2016)
Max average salary
$134,365 P/A

Source: (August 2016)
Key skills required
  • Time management skills
  • Team leadership skills
  • Good interpersonal and professional communication skills
  • Financial awareness and ability to manage finances
  • Sound judgement
  • Analytical skills
  • Able to work under pressure to strict deadlines


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