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Experienced Information Technology (IT) Consultant Salary

Generous salaries abound for Experienced Information Technology Consultants , with average pay above six figures ($92K) per year. With bonuses occasionally running north of $20K, profit sharing proceeds sometimes surpassing $15K, and a few commissions as high as $30K, total income for Experienced Information Technology Consultants can range between $58K and $161K according to individual performance. The particular firm and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Most Experienced Information Technology Consultants like their work and job satisfaction is high. While between a fifth and a fourth report receiving no health benefits, a fair number do receive medical coverage, and more than half have dental, as well. Men account for the majority of Experienced Information Technology Consultants who responded to the questionnaire — 86 percent to be exact. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$57,193 - $126,699
(Median)
$57K
$92K
$130K
MEDIAN: $92,327
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90%

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$25.04 - $109.51
(Median)
$25
$59
$110
MEDIAN: $59.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$57,193 - $126,699  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,895  
Profit Sharing
$246.58 - $14,925  
Commission
$295.90 - $29,799  
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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$57,786 - $161,383  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,416
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$25.04 - $109.51  
   
Overtime
$30.56 - $139.08  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,895  
   
Commission
$295.90 - $29,799  
Profit Sharing
$246.58 - $14,925  
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).
)
$57,786 - $161,383  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 418

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Hewlett-Packard Company offers the least money; the median income there is just $84K. The pay range is also pretty narrow, as compensation generally sits between $65K and $127K.

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Skills That Affect Experienced Information Technology (IT) Consultant Salaries

Java
up arrow 8%

e-Commerce
up arrow 5%

Project Management
up arrow 3%

Oracle
up arrow 3%

UNIX
up arrow 3%

SQL
up arrow 1%

National Average
$101,000

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 1%

Linux
up arrow 3%

HTML
up arrow 3%

Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 11%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
up arrow 12%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 18%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 20%

Windows 2003 Server
up arrow 25%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 375 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 65%
vision benefits Vision: 54% employee benefits None: 22%
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