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.

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Quick Facts
Alternate Title(s) None
Duties Use their knowledge of technology, the Internet, and other fields to help people or businesses use the Internet to reach people for sales or informational purposes
Salary Range $25,000 to $100,000+
Work Environment Primarily Indoors
Best Geographical Location(s) Metropolitan areas
Minimum Education Level
  • Bachelor's Degree
School Subjects
  • Business
  • Computer Science
  • Mathematics
Experience Internship; part-time experience
Personality Traits
  • Conventional
  • Enterprising
  • Problem-Solving
  • Business Management
  • Computer
  • Interpersonal
Certification or Licensing Recommended
Special Requirements None
Employment Prospects Good
Advancement Prospects Good
Outlook Much Faster than the Average
Career Ladder
  • Department Head
  • Internet Consultant
  • Internet Marketing Assistant

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