The highest average salaries go to Consulting Services Associate Partners, who bring in close to $185K, though Consulting Managers are not far behind at around $135K along with Information Technology Project Managers ($85K) and Senior Professional Service Consultants ($84K). Kpmg Consulting hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Consulting Analysts (about $58K).
Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to approximately $86K. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Kpmg Consulting employees (38 percent) have one to four years of experience and typically earn $64K per year.
Median pay is highest in Boston (approximately $100K annually), followed by Philadelphia ($95K), Chicago (around $85K), and New York ($83K). At about $58K, Atlanta is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. Within the firm, employees working in California take home the most — $106K per year on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Being a Project Management Professional certainly has its perks — salaries approach around $148K and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Certified ITIL Leaders with credentials can live quite comfortably; salaries come in at about $113K annually. Regarding salaries and education, Kpmg Consulting pays those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Finance the most — $123K.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Change Management among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of approximately $119K. Financial Analysis also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; approximately one in five of employees surveyed report using it at work. Employees also tend to know Project Management, Data Analysis, and Microsoft Excel.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is hard to come by at Kpmg Consulting; the company rewards only a quarter of workers with paid vacation time and only one in ten workers with sick leave. Workers wishing to put aside retirement money are in luck; Kpmg Consulting sponsors various plans such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for almost all employees, and a strong majority of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. Some other advantages of working at Kpmg Consulting are a company cell phone, tuition reimbursement, and life insurance.