MEDICAL CONSULTANT SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$90,000
$45,000
Min 10%
$90,000
Median 50%
$178,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Blue Shield of California
Highest Paying City
Newark, CA
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
3.2 years
How much does a medical consultant make?
Medical Consultants in the US make on average $90,611 annually or $43.56 hourly. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $178,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $45,000 per year. Most Medical Consultant jobs are in Health Care companies and Professional companies. North Dakota, Wyoming, Colorado, South Dakota, and Utah have the highest paying Medical Consultant jobs. The typical tenure for a Medical Consultant is 3.2 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Consultant
$80,243

Average Medical Consultant Salary By Company

Medical Consultants report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Health Care companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Medical Consultants at Blue Shield of California and Priority Health report the highest salaries. Companies like Compass Technologies, Inc. and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan also pay high salaries to their Medical Consultants.

Average Medical Consultant Salary By Location

Across America, Medical Consultants make on average $90,611 annually or $43.56 hourly. The city with the highest Medical Consultant salary is Newark, CA at $139,940 per year. The average starting salary in Newark, CA for Medical Consultants is $84,000. Some of the states with the best Medical Consultant salaries are North Dakota, Wyoming, Colorado, South Dakota, Utah, Maine, and Minnesota. Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, Ohio, and Florida have the lowest reported salaries for Medical Consultants.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Newark, CA
$139,940
2
Carson City, NV
$139,183
3
Jackson, TN
$135,339
4
Burlington, MA
$131,913
5
Pittsford, NY
$130,683

Average Medical Consultant Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Medical Consultant works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Health Care companies, Professional companies, and Insurance companies pay higher-than-average wages for Medical Consultants. Health Care companies pay Medical Consultants an average salary of $95,541, Professional companies pay $91,133, and Insurance companys come in at $90,869. The types of companies that pay Medical Consultants the least are in the Hospitality industry, where the average annual salary is $80,109.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Health Care
$95,541
2
Professional
$91,133
3
Insurance
$90,869
4
Internet
$90,624
5
Pharmaceutical
$90,014

RECENTLY ADDED Medical Consultant SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
State of North Carolina
Medical Consultant
10/28/2019
$156,525