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Entry-Level Information Technology (IT) Consultant Salary

The average Entry-Level Information Technology Consultant earns approximately $61K per year. Total cash compensation to Entry-Level Information Technology Consultants bottoms out near $36K and approaches $89K on the high end; the biggest paychecks include approximately $10K from bonuses and almost $5K from profit sharing. The company and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Male Entry-Level Information Technology Consultants far outnumber their female contemporaries among those who completed the questionnaire. Job satisfaction for Entry-Level Information Technology Consultants is high. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.
$39,260 - $83,346
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$39K
$61K
$83K
MEDIAN: $60,550
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$11.98 - $63.62
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$39,260 - $83,346  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,796  
Profit Sharing
$303.04 - $5,081  
Commission
$101.37 - $47,344  
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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$36,002 - $89,422  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,515
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$22$44$66
Hourly Rate
$11.98 - $63.62  
   
Overtime
$13.32 - $50.82  
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$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,796  
   
Commission
$101.37 - $47,344  
Profit Sharing
$303.04 - $5,081  
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).
)
$36,002 - $89,422  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 422
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Popular Employer Salaries for Entry-Level Information Technology (IT) Consultant


Accenture, Booz, Allen, and Hamilton, Deloitte Consulting LLP, CGI Federal, and Sogeti USA LLC are leaders in the field that employ a large number of Entry-Level Information Technology Consultants. With a median salary of $80K, Accenture offers Entry-Level Information Technology Consultants the highest pay. However, earnings don't seem to live on a large spectrum; they generally peter out at $60K and are capped at $99K. Also paying near the top of the field are Deloitte Consulting LLP at $77K, Deloitte at $73K, and PricewaterhouseCoopers, where Entry-Level Information Technology Consultants annually earn $73K.

Sogeti USA LLC offers the lowest compensation; the median salary there averages out to only $55K. The pay range is also narrow, ranging between $41K and $75K. CGI Group Inc., Protiviti Incorporated, and CGI Federal also scrape the bottom of the pay scale, with typical earnings hovering around $59K, $60K, and $61K.

Pay Difference by Location


For Entry-Level Information Technology Consultants, San Francisco provides a pay rate that is 25 percent greater than the national average. Entry-Level Information Technology Consultants will also find cushy salaries in Arlington (+23 percent), Washington (+13 percent), Seattle (+10 percent), and New York (+10 percent). The smallest paychecks in the market, 7 percent south of the national average, can be found in Indianapolis.

Skills That Affect Entry-Level Information Technology (IT) Consultant Salaries


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Microsoft Sharepoint Server
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UNIX
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SQL
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Java
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Linux
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Microsoft SQL Server
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National Average
$61,000

HTML
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C++
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Visual Basic (VB)
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Internet Information Server (IIS)
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Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 683 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 60% employee benefits None: 14%