Information Technology (IT) Consultant in Chicago, Illinois Salary

An Information Technology (IT) Consultant in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $77,051 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$55,959 - $115,566
$56K
$76K
$120K
MEDIAN: $75,642
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$17.87 - $120.44
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$51
$120
MEDIAN: $50.87
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$0$130K
Salary $55,959 - $115,566
Bonus $1,017 - $13,757
Profit Sharing $1,003 - $9,274
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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$54,959 - $130,784
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 235
Hourly Data $0$120
Hourly Rate $17.87 - $120.44
Overtime $0.00 - $77.09
Annual Data $0$130K
Bonus $1,017 - $13,757
Profit Sharing $1,003 - $9,274
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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$54,959 - $130,784
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 23

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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Pay by Experience Level for Information Technology (IT) Consultant

Pay by Experience for an Information Technology (IT) Consultant has a positive trend. An entry-level Information Technology (IT) Consultant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $72,000 based on 147 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Information Technology (IT) Consultant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $90,000 based on 74 salaries. An experienced Information Technology (IT) Consultant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $107,000 based on 43 salaries. An Information Technology (IT) Consultant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $134,000 based on 18 salaries.

Key Stats for Information Technology (IT) Consultant

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 37 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Information Technology (IT) Consultant Salaries

Late-Career
▲67%

▲34%

▲12%

National Average
$80,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Information Technology (IT) Consultant Salaries

▲7%

▲6%


▲3%


National Average
$80,000

SQL
▼1%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
▼1%


C# Programming Language
▼3%

C#
▼5%


UNIX
▼9%

Linux
▼10%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼22%

Microsoft Active Directory
▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 37 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 10%
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