Average Technical Consultant with Software Development Skills Salary

Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
Profit Sharing
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average salary for a Technical Consultant with Software Development skills is $77,572.
MEDIAN $77,572
Is Technical Consultant your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
How it works:
Enter city & years of experience
Add pay factors like skills & education
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
$59k - $114k
$2k - $15k
Profit Sharing
$55 - $18k
Total Pay
$61k - $125k

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

Job Description for Technical Consultant

Technical Consultant Tasks
  • Visit customers and provide hands-on training in their local environment.
  • Install, upgrade, maintain, and evaluate products and services.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve technical and equipment problems remotely and on-site.

Popular Employer Salaries for Technical Consultant

The top respondents for the job title Technical Consultant are from the companies Perficient, Inc., Hitachi Consulting and Red Hat, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Slalom Consulting where the average pay is $103,091. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Red Hat, Inc., earning around $85,000. Hitachi Consulting pays the lowest at around $67,162. Perficient, Inc. also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $73,456.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Technical Consultant. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Technical Consultant
Senior Technical Consultant
Software Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Technical Consultant Job Listings

Popular Skills for Technical Consultant

Skills that pay less than market rate include SQL, Project Management, Data Analysis, Technical Analysis and IT Consulting.

Pay by Experience Level for Technical Consultant

An entry-level Technical Consultant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $69,200 based on 78 salaries. An early career Technical Consultant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $72,924 based on 129 salaries. A mid-career Technical Consultant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $86,530 based on 67 salaries. An experienced Technical Consultant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $95,305 based on 56 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $108,978.
Employees with Technical Consultant in their job title in Boston, Massachusetts earn an average of 12.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (9.6% more) and Dallas, Texas (8.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (8.2% less) and Austin, Texas (7.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 354 survey responses.
Entry Level
Early Career
Mid Career
Late Career