Information Technology (IT) Consultant in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

Information Technology Consultants in Washington can expect to earn an average of $83K per year. Experience level and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a large number collect dental insurance. Generally, women make up less than a third of all Information Technology Consultants in Washington, District of Columbia who answered the questionnnaire. Most Washington Information Technology Consultants report high levels of job satisfaction. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$60,396 - $114,597
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MEDIAN: $82,800
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$20.13 - $124.16
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$60,396 - $114,597  
   
Bonus
$1,002 - $11,234  
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
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$59,772 - $117,933  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 181
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$20.13 - $124.16  
   
Overtime
$42.00  
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$0$100K$200K$300K
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$1,002 - $11,234  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
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$59,772 - $117,933  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
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Leading companies who hire large numbers of Information Technology Consultants in Washington, District of Columbia include Booz, Allen, and Hamilton, Deloitte Consulting LLP, Deloitte, International Business Machines (IBM) Corp., and Accenture. Information Technology Consultants in Washington in search of the best pay head to Deloitte Consulting LLP, where the median salary rolls in at $91K. Although pay is top-notch overall, it does seem to be curbed at $98K, which isn't dramatically higher than the lower-end figure of $71K.

Pay by Experience Level for Information Technology (IT) Consultant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Information Technology Consultants in Washington with a lot of experience tend to enjoy higher earnings. Relatively untried employees who have fewer than five years of experience earn around $76K on average. People who have worked for five to 10 years can expect a higher median salary of $97K. Six-figure salaries surface after one to two decades on the job — experienced professionals in this group reap a six-figure median of $113K. More than 20 years of experience seem related to solid financial gains; veterans in this group report earning a median of $145K.

Key Stats for Information Technology (IT) Consultant

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Information Technology (IT) Consultant Salaries

Late-Career
▲71%

▲33%

▲14%

National Average
$85,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Information Technology (IT) Consultant Salaries

C# Programming Language
▲37%

VMware ESX
▲15%

Requirements Analysis
▲11%

Oracle
▼0%

National Average
$85,000

Microsoft Sharepoint Server
▼3%


SQL
▼4%


Microsoft SQL Server
▼6%

C#
▼9%


Windows Operating System General Use
▼11%

IT Consulting
▼12%

Java
▼15%

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
▼27%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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