How much does an IT Consultant make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$82,810 / yrTotal Pay
$75,931 / yrBase Pay
$6,879 / yrAdditional Pay

$82,810

 / yr
$51K$135K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a IT Consultant is $82,810 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $75,931 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $6,879 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Related Job Titles

For It Consultant

Some related job titles are Information Technology Salaries with median pay of $66,865, IT Project Manager Salaries with median pay of $103,352, IT Specialist Salaries with median pay of $72,561, SAP Salaries with median pay of $87,018.

Top Paying Companies

For an It Consultant in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for an It Consultant in United States. Employers include Google, Microsoft and Occidental Petroleum.

1
Google
Google
$187,757/yr
5
Oracle
$164,937/yr
6
Apple
$156,672/yr
8
Coolsoft
$154,431/yr
9
SAP
$152,455/yr
10
IT Division
$150,235/yr
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IT ConsultantSee 433 salaries from this location

$98,622

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$143,537

 / yr

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Information Technology ConsultantSee 105 salaries from this location

$105,385

 / yr

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$113,918

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$81,554

 / yr
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Top Paying Industries

For an It Consultant in United States

The top 5 paying industries for an It Consultant in United States are Energy, Mining & Utilities with a median total pay of $153,947, Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology with a median total pay of $137,916, Insurance with a median total pay of $127,186, Personal Consumer Services with a median total pay of $120,768, and Human Resources & Staffing with a median total pay of $118,391.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Energy, Mining & UtilitiesEnergy, Mining & Utilities$153,947

    30% Higher than other industries

  • Pharmaceutical & BiotechnologyPharmaceutical & Biotechnology$137,916

    22% Higher than other industries

  • InsuranceInsurance$127,186

    16% Higher than other industries

  • Personal Consumer ServicesPersonal Consumer Services$120,768

    11% Higher than other industries

  • Human Resources & StaffingHuman Resources & Staffing$118,391

    10% Higher than other industries

Energy, Mining & Utilities

Top paying companies in Energy, Mining & Utilities for It Consultant are Occidental Petroleum and Entergy.

Occidental PetroleumOccidental Petroleum$173,171/yr
EntergyEntergy$134,723/yr

Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

What is the pay outlook for Information Technology?

Overall demand for information technology workers will continue to grow as companies increasingly rely on data and technology. Individual job outlook varies by profession; demand for more specialized jobs, like cybersecurity analysts, is expected to grow significantly, while other jobs are vulnerable to outsourcing. IT jobs, which are particularly well-suited for remote work, usually require higher education or certifications and offer higher than average salaries.

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date or Time

IT Consultant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$56,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
IT Consultant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$45,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Information Technology Management Consultant

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$135,000

/yr

$130K | $5K

Submitted Yesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
IT Consultant

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$130,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
IT Student Consultant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$15

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
IT Consultant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$60,000

/yr

Submitted 2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
Healthcare IT Consultant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$1,540

/hr

$40 | $2K

Submitted 2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago

IT Consultant pay FAQ

The national average salary for an IT Consultant is $75,931 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an IT Consultant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 7312 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an IT Consultant employees.

The highest salary for an IT Consultant in United States is $122,291 per year.

The lowest salary for an IT Consultant in United States is $47,146 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming an IT Consultant or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of an IT Consultant.