Earned Value Definitions
Work Package (WP)

What is Work Package (WP)? Earned Value Management explained.

Mia Rutherford
Mia Rutherford
June 11, 2023
5 min read

Work Package (WP) represents a discrete task or set of tasks within a project that can be assigned to a specific team or individual. It is the lowest level of the project's work breakdown structure (WBS). WPs are manageable units of work that can be planned, executed, and monitored independently.


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