Experienced Information Technology (IT) Consultant Salary

Experienced Information Technology Consultants can look forward to a sizeable six-figure salary — around $96K per year on average. Total cash compensation for Experienced Information Technology Consultants runs from $56K to $153K depending on bonuses that can occasionally exceed $22K and profit sharing that can reach almost $20K. The company is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Male Experienced Information Technology Consultants far outnumber their female contemporaries among those who completed the questionnaire. Job satisfaction for Experienced Information Technology Consultants is high. A strong majority enjoy medical while a majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the larger part. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$56,745 - $132,412
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$96K
$130K
MEDIAN: $96,266
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$24.02 - $111.24
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MEDIAN: $56.38
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$0$152K
Salary $56,745 - $132,412
Bonus $1,169 - $21,982
Profit Sharing $17.11 - $19,866
Commission $27,500
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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$56,375 - $152,836
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,062
Hourly Data $0$120
Hourly Rate $24.02 - $111.24
Overtime $27.00 - $120.00
Annual Data $0$152K
Bonus $1,169 - $21,982
Commission $27,500
Profit Sharing $17.11 - $19,866
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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$56,375 - $152,836
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 234

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Hewlett-Packard Company, Booz, Allen, and Hamilton, Sogeti USA LLC, Accenture, and Capgemini are among the top companies that take on many Experienced Information Technology Consultants. Capgemini Consulting offers the largest salaries in town — $117K on average. Other big spenders include Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp, Capgemini, and Booz, Allen, and Hamilton, top-paying firms where Experienced Information Technology Consultants see paychecks nearing $112K, $110K, or $109K.

While select Hewlett-Packard Company employees may bring in up to $131K, a median salary of only $85K — the lowest in the field — suggests a serious lag in the earnings department. Sogeti USA LLC, CGI Group Inc., and InfoSys Limited are a few other employers known for handing out relatively lightweight salaries ($93K, $95K, and $97K respectively).

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $100,869

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

With a pay rate for Experienced Information Technology Consultants that is 23 percent greater than the national average, San Francisco offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Experienced Information Technology Consultants can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Minneapolis (+17 percent), New York (+15 percent), Dallas (+14 percent), and Seattle (+13 percent). Los Angeles ranks last in the field for pay, reporting salaries 3 percent below the national average.

Key Stats for Information Technology (IT) Consultant

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 181 votes.
10-19 years
86%
20 years or more
14%
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Skills That Affect Information Technology (IT) Consultant Salaries

▲7%

Oracle
▲7%


C#
▲4%


SQL
▼0%

VMware ESX
▼0%

National Average
$101,000

Microsoft Active Server Pages (ASP)
▼4%

Microsoft SQL Server
▼8%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
▼14%


Windows 2003 Server
▼19%



Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
▼27%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 181 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 20%
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