An Information Technology (IT) Consultant in Houston, Texas earns an average salary of $76,373 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are C# Programming Language, Oracle, UNIX, SQL, and VMware ESX.

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Salary
$52,832 - $125,678  
   
Bonus
$511 - $18,674  
Profit Sharing
$3,500  
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$51,042 - $140,966  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 101
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$16.27 - $152.05  
   
Overtime
$40.00  
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$511 - $18,674  
   
Profit Sharing
$3,500  
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$51,042 - $140,966  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 17

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
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Texas:
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Pay by Experience Level for Information Technology (IT) Consultant

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

Key Stats for Information Technology (IT) Consultant

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.
033
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Information Technology (IT) Consultant Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 62%

Experienced
up arrow 34%

Mid-Career
up arrow 19%

National Average
$79,000


Skills That Affect Information Technology (IT) Consultant Salaries

C# Programming Language
up arrow 54%

Oracle
up arrow 39%

UNIX
up arrow 33%

SQL
up arrow 22%

VMware ESX
up arrow 21%

Java
up arrow 19%

Project Management
up arrow 18%

C#
up arrow 12%

Microsoft Sharepoint Server
up arrow 8%

Business Analysis
up arrow 1%

National Average
$79,000

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 20%

Microsoft Active Directory
up arrow 21%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 26%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 27%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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