Here are a some benefits of PMP®, CAPM® Certification :
Recognized Expertise in Project Management : The PMP/CAPM certification is the project management credential of choice for numerous industries and companies. By attaining the PMP/CAPM credential, your name will be included in the largest and most prestigious group of certified professionals in the project management community. The PMP/CAPM designation following your name tells current and potential employers that you have a solid foundation of project management knowledge that can be readily applied in the workplace.
Better Salary : Based on a survey carried out by PMI®, PMP Certified Project Managers get an average starting salary of $- 90,000. Moreover the salaries of PMP Certified Project Managers is about 20% more than similarly qualified Project Managers who do not have the prestigious PMP credentials. Similarly, CAPM certified professionals command better salaries compared to their peers
Better Job Opportunities : In spite of the bad job markets in the recent past, the need for qualified Project Managers has been increasing exponentially. Based on surveys, there are 20% more jobs than PMP/CAPM Certified Professionals available. This has created an extremely good job market for Project Managers who have the competitive edge that PMP/CAPM credentials provide. With the need for qualified Project Managers expected to continue increasing in the future, the job market for PMP/CAPM Certified managers will get even better.
Officially recognized by leading companies : PMP/CAPM certification is officially recognized by leading organizations such as Microsoft, IBM, and American Express who actively endorse PMP/CAPM certification and encourage their project managers to become certified. This has helped make PMP/CAPM certification the de-facto industry standard for project managers