Average Salary for CGI Federal Employees

Based in Fairfax, Va.,IT services player CGI Federal offers many employment opportunities, including IT Business Analyst and Information Technology Consultant positions. CGI Federal pays its employees $63K annually on average. How long you've been working is the biggest factor affecting pay for CGI Federal workers, followed by what you do at the company and where you live. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Fairfax, Virginia 

Information Technology (IT) Services

Source: Freebase

Years of Experience

Survey participants who have worked at CGI Federal for between five and 10 years earn approximately $75K per year on average. The largest fraction of CGI Federal people (41 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $55K annually on average.


The highest average salaries go to Senior Business Consultants, who bring in close to around $88K per year, though Senior Technical Consultants are not far behind at $88K along with Information Technology Consultants ($67K) and IT Business Analysts (about $59K). On the lower end are Business Analysts at $48K on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $78K annually) can be spotted in Washington, DC; the company's headquarter city of Fairfax, Va. ($74K), Lafayette, La. (approximately $51K), and Belton, Texas (around $50K) are the next top-paying cities. San Antonio, Texas is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging $43K. Across its U.S. offices, the state of District of Columbia pays CGI Federal the most — about $77K per year on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified ITIL Leaders earn $104K annually, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Regarding salaries and education, CGI Federal pays those with a Bachelor of Engineering in Bachelor of Engineering (BEng / BE) the most — $118K.


The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Oracle; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of approximately $80K per year. Business Analysis is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; just under one in five of CGI Federal's people use it regularly. Employees also tend to know SQL, Microsoft Office, and Java.

Benefits and Perks

A lucky few (two-fifths of respondents) are fortunate enough to be compensated for both vacation and sick time. A large number of respondents save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. For most employees, benefits include health insurance, and a large number of employees get dental coverage, too. The list of perks also includes a stock purchase plan, flexible hours, life insurance, and tuition reimbursement.

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Rated 4 out of 5
based on 51 votes.
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