Technical Advisor Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Technical Advisor is $86,196 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Engineering Design, Systems Engineering, Program Management, and Project Management. Experience strongly influences income for this job.
Technical Advisor Salary (?
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$50,934 - $147,989
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MEDIAN: $86,196
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Technical Advisor Salary (?
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$10.92 - $35.75
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MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$50,934 - $147,989  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $24,318  
Profit Sharing
$985 - $15,456  
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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$34,341 - $154,180  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 287
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$10.92 - $35.75  
   
Overtime
$13.23 - $51.83  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $24,318  
   
Profit Sharing
$985 - $15,456  
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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$34,341 - $154,180  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 68
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Job Description for Technical Advisor

When an organization needs specific expertise on a complex subject matter that lies outside their normal area of work, they typically hire a technical advisor. This person assists the organization in understanding and performing tasks in their area of expertise in compliance with best practice. For example, a high-level university psychology study may bring in a technical advisor in business or financial services to help construct and perform surveys and tests related to consumer behavior or market correlations. A business entity may use a technical advisor in construction or design to help facilitate the most efficient means of conducting regular business operations. Film crews, producers, and directors frequently turn to technical advisors to ensure that specialized events such as military maneuvers, medical procedures, or police investigative work are depicted in a realistic way.
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Technical Advisor Tasks
  • Troubleshoot and solve technical problems internally and for clients.
  • Work directly with clients and internal teams to execute technical specifications.
  • Customize and update products, features and documentation.
  • Document technical risks, requirements, issues and training.
  • Communicate across teams to ensure appropriate usage and technical

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Pay by Experience Level for Technical Advisor

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

Pay Difference By Location

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Memphis
up arrow 31%
Los Angeles
up arrow 30%
Dallas
up arrow 26%
Minneapolis
up arrow 13%
National Average
$81,000
Austin
up arrow 2%
Chicago
up arrow 5%
San Francisco
up arrow 8%
Seattle
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New York
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Atlanta
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Experience Affects Technical Advisor Salaries

National Average
$81,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 10%

Skills That Affect Technical Advisor Salaries

Engineering Design
up arrow 73%
Systems Engineering
up arrow 56%
Program Management
up arrow 56%
National Average
$81,000
Data Analysis
up arrow 23%
Customer Service
up arrow 53%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 93 votes.

Gender

Female
24%
female alumni
 
Male
76%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 84%
vision benefits Vision: 75% employee benefits None: 7%
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