Technical Advisor Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$102,000
$77,000
Min 10%
$102,000
Median 50%
$135,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
Washington, DC
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
2.4 years
How much does a technical advisor make?
Technical Advisors in America make, on average, $102,549 a year or $49.3 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $135,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $77,000 per year. Professional companies and Technology companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. California, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Delaware, and New York have the highest paying Technical Advisor jobs. The typical tenure for a Technical Advisor is 2.4 years.

Average Technical Advisor Salary By Location

Technical Advisors in the US makes an average salary of $102,549 per year or $49.3 per hour. Washington, DC reports the highest annual salary for Technical Advisors at 131,700. The average entry-level salary in Washington, DC is $92,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Technical Advisor salaries are California, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Delaware, and New York. New Mexico, Wyoming, Montana, Idaho, and Utah are the lowest earners.

Map of Technical Advisor Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Technical Advisors earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Technical Advisor Salary By Company

There is good job security in Technical Advisor positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Professional companies and Technology companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison and Ropes & Gray are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like Morrison & Foerster and Paul Hastings report highly competitive salaries for Technical Advisors.

Average Technical Advisor Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Technical Advisor works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Energy companies, Professional companies, and Technology companies pay higher-than-average wages for Technical Advisors. Salaries for Technical Advisors in Energy companies average $116,405 annually, while Professional companies and Technology companies pay $112,570 and $107,549, respectively. The average salary for Technical Advisors in the Media industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $94,661.
Industry
Average Salary
Energy
Energy
$116,405
$116k
Professional
Professional
$112,570
$113k
Technology
Technology
$107,549
$108k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$103,218
$103k
Media
Media
$94,661
$95k

Technical Advisor Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Technical Advisor Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Technical Advisor can range from $77,791 to $154,183 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary 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 Technical Advisor Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
State of Illinois
State of Illinois
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Technical Advisor II
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04/23/2020
$59,652
$59,652
Technical Planning Advisor
Technical Planning Advisor
04/15/2020
04/15/2020
$100,000
$100,000
Technical Planning Advisor
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04/14/2020
04/14/2020
$100,000
$100,000
Material Technical Advisor
Material Technical Advisor
03/07/2020
03/07/2020
$56,349
$56,349
Technical Advisor/Research Officer
Technical Advisor/Research Officer
03/06/2020
03/06/2020
$60,945
$60,945
IT Project Management Advisor
IT Project Management Advisor
03/04/2020
03/04/2020
$114,785
$114,785
Technical Advisor
Technical Advisor
01/29/2020
01/29/2020
$96,649
$96,649
Technical Advisor
Technical Advisor
12/07/2019
12/07/2019
$100,000
$100,000
Technical Advisor
Technical Advisor
12/06/2019
12/06/2019
$100,000
$100,000
Internal Revenue Service
Internal Revenue Service
Technical Advisor
Technical Advisor
11/25/2019
11/25/2019
$62,236
$62,236