$98,005
Avg. Salary
$69.57
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$7,683

Bonus

$3,240

Profit Sharing

$16,765

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Senior Technical Consultant is $69.57 per hour.

The average pay for a Senior Technical Consultant is $98,005 per year.

$16.42
10%
$69.57
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$145.48
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MEDIAN $69.57
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MEDIAN $98,005
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MEDIAN: $98,005
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$0$156K
Salary $69,895 - $134,544
Bonus $1,931 - $20,148
Profit Sharing $103 - $17,500
Commission $1,350 - $52,381
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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$70,628 - $156,287
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,645
Hourly Data $0$145
Hourly Rate $16.42 - $145
Overtime $14.90 - $101
Annual Data $0$156K
Bonus $1,931 - $20,148
Commission $1,350 - $52,381
Profit Sharing $103 - $17,500
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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$70,628 - $156,287
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 264

Job Description for Senior Technical Consultant

Senior technical consultants are individuals who are normally hired by a business in order to help troubleshoot various problems, improve the overall efficiency of the company, and to help cut costs wherever possible to do so. The areas that consultants normally work in are management, financial, scientific and technical, or professional. Furthermore, They may also supervise a systematic program, modernize technical services, or deliver new tools that their clients are unable to obtain on their own. Becoming a consultant can be a rewarding experience in that a person could us their ability to possibly help save a company or a small business from ultimate failure, or simply improve them for the better. Many senior technical consultants will make many suggestions to the leaders of a company including proposing various solutions and or changes in various policies that will alter high employee turnover. In addition, they may also conduct meetings within an organization to discuss various goals among other issues. (Copyright 2019 PayScale.com)

Senior Technical Consultant Tasks
  • Troubleshoot equipment issues in-person and over the telephone in order to maximize efficiency.
  • Promote the standardization of hardware and software across a business in order to improve operation efficiency.
  • Lead the design and implementation of technology across a business.
  • Research and resolve issues for customers, business partners, and staff when necessary.

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Common Career Paths for Senior Technical Consultant


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Popular Skills for Senior Technical Consultant

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Technical Consultant

Pay by Experience for a Senior Technical Consultant has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Technical Consultant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $91,000 based on 322 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Technical Consultant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $98,000 based on 666 salaries. An experienced Senior Technical Consultant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $110,000 based on 628 salaries. A Senior Technical Consultant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $127,000 based on 227 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $103,494

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Senior Technical Consultant Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Senior Technical Consultant?

Senior Technical Consultant in Annapolis Junction:
"Mostly good."
Pros: The project I'm on has an unusual amount of freedom with regards to how we can architect our solution.
Cons: I have performed more infrastructure tasks than development tasks.

Senior Technical Consultant in Cicero:
"What should I get paid."
Pros: It's a job.
Cons: I am the only one working.

Senior Technical Consultant in Atlanta:
Apply yourself, diligently, to gaining technical skills inside of your field. Do not limit yourself to a single language or technology. Technologies evolve, grow, and die, so do not limit or pigeon-hole yourself.

Senior Technical Consultant in Durham:
"Love It!"
Pros: Challenging and very rewarding. Travel all over the US with opportunity to work with and meet many new people. Satisfaction of helping clients with implementation of new Heathcare Information system.
Cons: Have to travel every week. Run into lots of flight issues.

Senior Technical Consultant in Boston:
"Science enabler."
Revolutionize research using high performance computing.

Senior Technical Consultant in Portland:
"Soft Skills Are Just As Important!"
Technical skills are good! But develop your management and people skills. They'll take you further!

Senior Technical Consultant in Piscataway:
"Become an employee asap."
I started out as a consultant and lost many years of my career track.

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Key Stats for Senior Technical Consultant

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 452 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
17%

Experience Affects Senior Technical Consultant Salaries

▲23%

▲6%

National Average
$103,000

▼5%

▼12%

Skills That Affect Senior Technical Consultant Salaries

▲4%




National Average
$103,000

Software Development
▼1%

Data Analysis
▼1%

▼3%

▼4%


▼6%

SQL
▼7%


C#
▼7%


▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 452 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 13%