Technical Subject Matter Expert Salary

The average salary for a Technical Subject Matter Expert is $88,996 per year. A skill in Regulatory Compliance is associated with high pay for this job.

$48,741 - $148,492
$49K
$89K
$150K
MEDIAN: $88,996
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$12.96 - $75.00
$13
$26
$75
MEDIAN: $25.67
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$48,741 - $148,492  
   
Bonus
$1,192 - $20,542  
Profit Sharing
$3,000  
Commission
$7,500  
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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$42,695 - $150,360  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 292
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$12.96 - $75.00  
   
Overtime
$17.82 - $56.64  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$1,192 - $20,542  
   
Commission
$7,500  
Profit Sharing
$3,000  
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).
)
$42,695 - $150,360  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 74
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Job Description for Technical Subject Matter Expert

The position of a technical subject matter expert requires a top security clearance and comprehensive background check, as well as a bachelor's degree in engineering, physics, mathematics, computer science, or information architecture. U.S. Army senior leader professional education and U.S. citizenship are also required.

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Technical Subject Matter Expert Tasks

  • Serve as the top level subject matter expert for one or more clients or internal departments.
  • Provide guidance to less experienced employees and serve as project leader.
  • Perform specialized tasks and propose future goals or guidelines.
  • Apply expert analysis and experience to projects or processes.

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Pay by Experience Level for Technical Subject Matter Expert

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $87,379

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Key Stats for Technical Subject Matter Expert

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 40 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
30%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Technical Subject Matter Expert Salaries

▲22%

▲20%

National Average
$87,000

▼12%

▼29%

Skills That Affect Technical Subject Matter Expert Salaries

Regulatory Compliance
▲14%

Research Analysis
▲9%

Technical Analysis
▼0%

National Average
$87,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
30%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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