Information Technology Consultant Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$71,000
$55,000
$71,000
$91,000
Information technology consultants in the United States make an average salary of $71,581 per year or $34.41 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $56,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $91,000. As most things go, location can be critical. California, Colorado, Washington, New Jersey, and Virginia provide the highest information technology consultant salaries.
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Map of Information Technology Consultant Salaries

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Average Information Technology Consultant Salary By Location

Throughout the U.S., the average salary for an information technology consultant is roughly $71,581 per year, which boils down to $34.41 per hour. Interestingly enough, information technology consultants have the highest salaries in San Francisco, CA at about $93,242 per year. For those who are just starting out, the average entry-level salary in San Francisco, CA is $60,000. Additionally, information technology consultants make more than the average salary in Washington, DC, Broomfield, CO, Seattle, WA, North Brunswick, NJ, and McLean, VA. On a more broad level, information technology consultant salaries are highest in California, Colorado, Washington, New Jersey, Virginia, Oregon, and Texas. On the contrary, Tennessee, Alaska, and Kentucky offer the lowest information technology consultant salaries.

Average Information Technology Consultant Salary By Company

If you insist on knowing when your check is going to come and for how much, then you'd be better off working for companies like NetSuite and SAP America as they offer the highest salaries for information technology consultants.

Company
Average Salary
$111,304
$111k
$108,651
$109k
$107,737
$108k
$107,220
$107k
$105,155
$105k
$104,931
$105k

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Average Information Technology Consultant Pay By Industry

Information technology consultant salaries can vary on many factors, including what industry a job is in. In fact, jobs with technology, finance, and manufacturing companies tend to be the highest paying. Furthermore, an information technology consultant can make a yearly salary of $77,379 while working for technology companies. All the while, other information technology consultants are making $71,638 at finance companies and $70,092 at manufacturing companies. One industry information technology consultants may want to avoid is the health care industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $66,573.

Industry
Average Salary
Technology
Technology
$77,379
$77k
Finance
Finance
$71,638
$72k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$70,092
$70k
Professional
Professional
$66,815
$67k
Health Care
Health Care
$66,573
$67k

Information Technology Consultant Salary History

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Information Technology Consultant Salary By Experience Level

The salary for an information technology consultant can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Information Technology Consultant Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
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07/10/2020
$40,759
$40,759
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Univ-DCU Data Management Director/It Consultant I-Public Health Sciences
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06/26/2020
$40,759
$40,759
06/26/2020
IT Operations Consultant
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06/25/2020
06/25/2020
$41,740
$41,740
06/25/2020
Univ-IT Consultant I-College of Medicine Dean's Office-COE Information Technology
Univ-IT Consultant I-College of Medicine Dean's Office-COE Information Technology
05/28/2020
05/28/2020
$40,759
$40,759
05/28/2020
Information Technology Consultant
Information Technology Consultant
05/10/2020
05/10/2020
$40,759
$40,759
05/10/2020
Univ-IT Consultant I-College of Medicine Dean's Office-COE Information Technology
Univ-IT Consultant I-College of Medicine Dean's Office-COE Information Technology
04/20/2020
04/20/2020
$40,759
$40,759
04/20/2020
IT Audit Senior Consultant
IT Audit Senior Consultant
04/09/2020
04/09/2020
$74,000
$74,000
04/09/2020
IT-Project Consultant
IT-Project Consultant
04/06/2020
04/06/2020
$69,560
$69,560
04/06/2020
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03/27/2020
$65,000
$65,000
03/27/2020
Information Technology Consultant
Information Technology Consultant
03/13/2020
03/13/2020
$70,000
$70,000
03/13/2020