Average Salary for Kpmg Consulting Employees

McLean, Va.-based Kpmg Consulting hires for positions ranging from Consulting Manager to Senior Professional Service Consultant in the management consulting industry. Compensation for Kpmg Consulting employees tends to be around $84K annually. Though how long you've been working and geography do impact pay, your role at the company is the primary influence on employee salary at Kpmg Consulting. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Kpmg Consulting typically pays:
above market
Similar employers pay:
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Employer: Kpmg Consulting
Average Salary Range by Job
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[-]Senior Professional Service Consultant (5)
$55,602 - $147,237  
[-]Senior Professional Service Consultant (5)
Salary$57,575 - $122,647  
Bonus$687 - $11,683  
Total Pay$55,602 - $147,237  
[+]Consulting Manager (4)
$83,865 - $172,465  
[+]Consulting Manager (4)
Salary$81,388 - $164,275  
Bonus$2,666 - $23,772  
Total Pay$83,865 - $172,465  
[+]Management Consultant (4)
$41,189 - $169,438  
[+]Management Consultant (4)
Salary$45,207 - $131,976  
Bonus$989 - $19,083  
Total Pay$41,189 - $169,438  
[+]Chief Information Officer (CIO) (2)
$97,085 - $236,868  
[+]Chief Information Officer (CIO) (2)
Salary$99,873 - $209,580  
Total Pay$97,085 - $236,868  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 66
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About This Company

McLean, Virginia 22102


Management consulting, Management Consulting Services


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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.

Key Stats for Kpmg Consulting


26 %
74 %
$36,766 - $82,874
$56,460 - $152,531
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

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