Wayne State University

Project Management Fee Description

Design and Construction Services is a reimbursable department providing project management services to construction projects.  A Project Management Fee (PM fee) is charged to generate funding to pay for expenses. This fee is based on a percentage of the total project cost minus the PM fees. 

Project Management Fee by Percentage

Total Project Cost
minus project management fees)

Project Management Fee
$50,000 - $100,000 5.00%
$100,001 - $250,000 4.50%
$250,001 - $1,000,000 4.00%
$1,000,001 - $5,000,000 3.50%
$5,000,001 - $10,000,000 2.50%
$10,000,001 - $20,000,000 2.00%
$20,000,001 and up 1.50%

 

The fees will be charged incrementally to the projects at strategic milestones, minimally during design, construction, and at the completion of the project.