The Salary and Demand of the PMP Certification
PMP certificate refers to the qualification certification of project management
professionals. It is initiated by the Project Management Institute (PMI), which strictly
evaluates whether the knowledge and skills of project managers have high-quality
qualification certification exams. Its purpose is to provide a unified industry standard for
As a project management qualification certification exam, it has established its authority
internationally. PMP has trained a large number of project management professionals for
the United States, and the project management profession has also become the "golden
profession" in the United States. In China, many media have referred to PMP certification
as one of the three major golden signs after MBA Certification and MPA Certification.
The benefits of participating in PMP can be understood from several aspects:
1. The process of participating in the PMP certification and examination is also a process
of systematic learning and consolidation of project management knowledge. This process
will help PMP certified participants to combine their previous project management
experience with systematic project management knowledge, confirm each other, and
achieve a combination of theory and practice, thereby deepening their understanding of
2. Participate in the PMP certification, you can get the PMP certificate issued by PMI.
And having PMP certification means that you have become a professional in project
a. You already have comprehensive scientific project management knowledge;
b. You have at least three years of project management experience. The project
management theory and operation level have reached the international level, and they
have the qualifications and ability to handle large projects.
c. Your above-mentioned knowledge and practice have been recognized by PMI
d. Due to the international recognition of PMP certification, the possession of PMP
certificate is a direct manifestation of the personal and company project management
level, which will definitely improve project benefits and work efficiency for the company
to win greater competitiveness; it will definitely be a PMP Bring convenience to the
profession, work and other aspects.
3. The US "Fortune" magazine predicts that project management PMP will become the
first choice for professionals in the Internet industry in the 21st century.
In terms of salary levels, the salary levels of the three can be described as soaring.
According to a domestic MBA salary survey data provided by a survey company, the
average annual salary is USD 13,776.
Using domestic data for reference, the annual salary of senior personnel engaged in
project management in the United States can reach US$110,000 to US$300,000.
And the median salary for those project managers who have PMP certification is 25%
higher than those without PMP certification, according to the SPOTO PMP salary increase survey.
4. Internationally, project management PMP certification has surpassed MBA
Certification and MPA Certification in the West. Project management is widely used in
aerospace, electronics, communications, computers, software development, construction,
pharmaceuticals, finance and other industries and even government agencies.
5.Many world-renowned large companies such as Lucent, Hongzhi, Morgan, Stanley,
Hewlett-Packard, Bell, and even the White House, the U.S. Department of Energy and
the World Bank all adopt the project management model and require relevant project
managers to have PMP certificates.
PMP certification has been recognized by people in the global project management
community. Internationally renowned organizations, such as IBM, GE, Cisco, DHL, Ford
Motor, etc., have obtained PMP as many as 10,000.
6. China will need 700,000 certified project management talents in the next three years.
PMP certification in China has attracted widespread attention from Chinese project
management professionals, news media and government agencies, especially the business
In the talent market, the supply of PMP project managers is far from meeting the massive
needs of enterprises, and PMP has become a "golden profession" leading to success.
Statistics show that 86% of companies with annual sales revenue of more than US$500
million have hired project managers with project management qualifications. You can
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International investment bankers believe that China is becoming one of the world's
largest project construction sites.
Project management talents have become the most urgently needed talents in China, and
they are also a new hot spot for multinational companies entering China to compete for
PMP certification is not restricted by the industry, that is to say, no matter what industry
you are in, as long as you do project management, PMP certification is used.
Many companies require senior project managers to pass PMP certification.
In the requirements of the world's top 500 companies and well-known institutions in the
recruitment of project managers, PMP certification is listed as one of the priority