Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to approximately $96K annually. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (35 percent) have been working for one to four years and make about $70K per year on average.
Senior Management Consultants are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $113K annually on average; Information Technology Consultants are next on the list, bringing in close to $112K, followed by Management Consultants earning around $72K and Consulting Associates making $71K. Among the lower-paid positions at Kpmg Consulting are Certified Public Accountants — the median salary for this role approaches approximately $61K.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $100K per year) can be spotted in Chicago, Ill.; New York, N.Y. (about $96K), Washington, DC ($89K), and San Francisco, Calif. ($75K) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Boston, Mass. at $62K. By state, Kpmg Consulting employees make the most in Illinois, earning $105K annually on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Being a Certified Government Financial Manager certainly has its perks — salaries approach $158K per year and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Information Technology Infrastructure Library V3 Certifications with credentials can live quite comfortably; median salaries come in at $118K annually. The best paid folks at Kpmg Consulting have a Bachelor's Degree, earning around $123K per year.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Consulting Management; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of approximately $112K annually. A relatively widespread skill at Kpmg Consulting is Project Management; one in four of employees use it for work. Data Analysis, Microsoft Excel, and Business Analysis round out the set of key employee skills.
Benefits and Perks
Those seeking to set aside retirement funds can rely on several savings options such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Most survey participants have health insurance, and benefits for most employees also include dental insurance. Kpmg Consulting folks also make good use of a subsidized cell phone, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and optional telecommute / work from home.