Information Technology (IT) Consultant Salary in Chicago, Illinois

The average salary for an Information Technology (IT) Consultant in Chicago, Illinois is $72,096 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Experience strongly influences pay for this job. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Project Management, UNIX, e-Commerce, Oracle, and Business Analysis.

$49,107 - $109,849
(Median)
$49K
$72K
$110K
MEDIAN: $72,096
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$16.31 - $97.87
(Median)
$16
$47
$98
MEDIAN: $47.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$49,107 - $109,849  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,456  
Profit Sharing
$125.00 - $12,500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$48,818 - $125,485  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 304
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$90$180$270
Hourly Rate
$16.31 - $97.87  
   
Overtime
$0.30 - $261.79  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$180K$360K$540K
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,456  
   
Profit Sharing
$125.00 - $12,500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$48,818 - $125,485  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 32
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Experience Affects Information Technology (IT) Consultant in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 101%

Experienced
up arrow 43%


National Average
$75,000


Skills That Affect Information Technology (IT) Consultant in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 23%

UNIX
up arrow 23%

e-Commerce
up arrow 17%

Oracle
up arrow 14%

Business Analysis
up arrow 10%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 6%

Java
up arrow 1%

National Average
$75,000

SQL
up arrow 3%

C#
up arrow 4%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 6%

HTML
up arrow 10%

VMware ESX
up arrow 12%

Microsoft Sharepoint Server
up arrow 13%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 15%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 23%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 58 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 66% employee benefits None: 9%
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