PRINCIPAL CONSULTANT SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$119,000
$95,000
Min 10%
$119,000
Median 50%
$149,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Synopsys
Highest Paying City
Seattle, WA
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
3.6 years
How much does a principal consultant make?
As a Principal Consultant in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $119,493 per year or $57.45 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $149,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $95,000. The most abundant employment opportunities for Principal Consultants are in Internet companies and Professional companies. Hawaii, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Washington have the highest paying Principal Consultant jobs. The typical tenure for a Principal Consultant is 3.6 years.
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Consultant
$80,243

Average Principal Consultant Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Principal Consultant makes. Internet companies and Professional companies have the most job opportunities for Principal Consultants. Principal Consultants at Synopsys and Go Rhino report the highest salaries. Companies like RCM Technologies and FireEye also pay high salaries to their Principal Consultants.

Average Principal Consultant Salary By Location

Across America, Principal Consultants make on average $119,493 annually or $57.45 hourly. The city with the highest Principal Consultant salary is Seattle, WA at $119,708 per year. Even an entry-level Principal Consultant makes $86,000 per year in Seattle, WA. Some of the states with the best Principal Consultant salaries are Hawaii, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Washington, New Hampshire, and New Jersey. Alaska, Wyoming, Alabama, Oklahoma, and Arkansas are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Seattle, WA
$119,708
2
Stamford, CT
$119,245
3
Marlborough, MA
$119,212
4
San Francisco, CA
$119,041
5
Nashua, NH
$119,012

RECENTLY ADDED Principal Consultant SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Principal Consultant
06/11/2019
$141,916
Principal Consultant
06/10/2019
$125,220
Principal Consultant
06/10/2019
$137,742
Dbacrossing
Principal Consultant
06/10/2019
$100,000
Optiv Security Inc.
Principal Consultant
03/27/2019
$150,000
Genpact LLC
Senior Principal Consultant
03/25/2019
$116,890
Genpact LLC
Principal Consultant
03/25/2019
$96,400
Birlasoft Solutions, Inc.
Principal Consultant
03/25/2019
$77,000
Birlasoft Solutions, Inc.
Principal Consultant
03/25/2019
$82,000
Fair Isaac Corporation
Solution Integration-Principal Consultant
03/25/2019
$122,366
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