Internet Consultants

Internet consultants use their technological and computer skills to help people or businesses access and utilize the Internet. Their work may include implementing or refining a networking system, creating a Web site, establishing an online ordering or product support system, or training employees to maintain and update their newly established Web site. Some consultants work independently, and others may be employed by a consulting agency.


Quick Facts
Duties Assist businesses and clients utilize the Internet; build or design digital networking or processing systems or Web sites for clients; train workers on how to update or use new systems or Web sites
Alternate Title(s) None
Salary Range $25,000 to $100,000
Employment Prospects Good
Advancement Prospects Good
Work Environment Primarily Indoors
Best Geographical Location(s) Metropolitan areas
Education and Training
  • Bachelor's Degree
Related School Subjects
  • Business
  • Computer Science
  • Mathematics
Experience Internship or part-time job
Skills
  • Business Management
  • Computer
  • Interpersonal
Personality Traits
  • Conventional
  • Enterprising
  • Problem-Solving
Licensure/Certification Recommended
Special Requirements None
Career Ladder
  • Department Head
  • Internet Consultant
  • Internet Marketing Assistant