Project Management Professionals (PMP) can work virtually in all industries and sectors all around the world. Even though there are differences in how the same methodology is applied in different sectors, the principles of project management are applicable to all companies in all industries. In fact, there has been a growing demand for Project Management Professionals across all industries.


According to a survey carried out by the Project Management Institute, the highest-paying sector for project managers is the resources industry. In the United States, the average salary of a resources project management professional is $134,577.


Here is a list of the 10 Highest-Paying Industries for Project Management Professionals (PMP).