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Project Management Is NOT Administration

I had a small talk with the CEO of a major IT company in Bulgaria. We were discussing the job market. I asked him about salaries of project managers.

He said, “Depends on what you mean by project manager. In our company, they are technical and they code like senior developers. In some other companies project managers are doing administrative work. These are usually paid much less, less than a developer.”

Non-technical project managers, do you feel all right under the ‘administrator’ category and getting less than what you deserve? High-level managers, do you wander about the most appropriate profile of project managers in your organization? This post will offer the insights you need. Continue reading