How much does a Subject Matter Expert make? The average Subject Matter Expert salary is $180,441 as of May 28, 2024, but the salary range typically falls between $162,613 and $198,644. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Openings for Subject Matter Expert
American Consultants - Flagstaff , AZ
Patient Access Specialist/Subject Matter Expert- Arizona- Six Month Contract American Consultants is looking for Patient Access Specialist/Subject Matter Expert at a facility in Arizona. They are ...
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Compa Industries Inc - Los Alamos , NM
JP2706 - Subject Matter Expert 1 Description: Position requires a Bachelor's degree and minimum 6 years of related management experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. The ...
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CTI is seeking an experienced Airborne Command and Control Subject Matter Expert (SME) to join our team in providing innovative solutions and support to our clients. As an Airborne Command and ...
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JST - San Antonio , TX
Overview JST is currently seeking an Oracle HCM Subject Matter Expert with a technical background in Human Capital Management. This is a full-time position that must live within commutable distance ...
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JSTOOGOOD, LLC - San Antonio , TX
Overview JST is currently seeking an Oracle HCM Subject Matter Expert with a technical background in Human Capital Management. This is a full-time position that must live within commutable distance ...
ZipRecruiter - 14 days ago
Cascade Medical - Leavenworth , WA
Operational Assessment Key Activities and Timelines Project Overview Cascade Medical seeks to engage a Subject Matter Expert (SME) for an in-depth assessment and analysis of the Meditech system used ...
LinkedIn - 30 days ago

Subject Matter Expert Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Subject Matter Expert between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of May 28, 2024. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Subject Matter Expert in each city.
Click to see the salary for Subject Matter Expert in these major U.S. cities.
City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $225,552
Washington, DC $200,831
Miami, FL $174,126
Chicago, IL $189,283
Boston, MA $202,275
New York, NY $210,756
Dallas, TX $178,096
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Average Base Salary

Core compensation

 
 
 
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180441

Average Total Cash Compensation

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216355
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What is the average salary for Subject Matter Expert in 2024?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Subject Matter Expert in the United States. The base salary for Subject Matter Expert ranges from $162,613 to $198,644 with the average base salary of $180,441. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $170,160 to $216,355 with the average total cash compensation of $190,293.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $180,441 $162,613 - $198,644
Bonus $9,851 $7,547 - $17,711
Total Pay $190,293 $170,160 - $216,355
* Base Salary represents gross income before taxes and deductions. It does not include additional pay such as benefits, bonuses, profit sharing or commissions.
* Total Pay combines base salary, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job.
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What's the difference between IT Subject Matter Expert and Subject Matter Expert?
According to our latest salary estimation on May 28, 2024. The average salary of Subject Matter Expert is $180,441, and the average salary of IT Subject Matter Expert is $178,808. The average salary of IT Subject Matter Expert is lower than Subject Matter Expert. ( 2024-05-29 salary.com )
I am a Subject Matter Expert, which location’s salary is higher, Mcallen, TX or Jersey City, NJ?
Jersey City, NJ typically sees higher pay than Mcallen, TX for Subject Matter Expert. a Subject Matter Expert Salary in Jersey City, NJ is $210,756 as of May 28, 2024; a Subject Matter Expert Salary in Mcallen, TX is $155,180 as of May 28, 2024. ( 2024-05-29 salary.com )
Why does the salary of a Subject Matter Expert vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2024-05-29 salary.com )
What are the Pay Factors for Subject Matter Expert?
Salary ranges for a Subject Matter Expert can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2024-05-29 salary.com )
How the Pay Factors Influence Your Pay?
Salaries are ultimately dictated by the position being applied to, and hiring company, but there are several important pay factors that come into play based on your individual history that could impact your value to the company. Salary.com's Personal Salary Report will analyze these factors for you to help you maximize your earning potential. ( 2024-05-29 salary.com )

Last Update: May 28, 2024