When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $135K annually) can be spotted in Sacramento, Calif.; Austin, Texas (about $108K), the company's headquarter city of Boston, Mass. ($65K), and Princeton, N.J. ($61K) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Columbus, Ohio at $45K. The highest pay by state can be found in California, where salaries average out at around $135K per year.
Bringing in the most money are Consulting Directors — their earnings average $135K annually. Senior Software Engineers are a close second at around $109K along with Business Analysts ($48K).
Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $63K per year. The largest fraction of Public Consulting Group, Inc. people (50 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn approximately $48K annually on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach about $135K per year for Certified Information Systems Security Professionals; non-accredited workers make much less. Public Consulting Group, Inc. provides the highest financial reward to those with a Master of Science (MS) — these employees rake in $135K annually.
Employees who count .NET among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $107K per year. A garden variety skill at Public Consulting Group, Inc. is Data Analysis; just under a third of Public Consulting Group, Inc.'s people use it regularly. Three more common skills are Business Analysis, Project Management, and Microsoft SQL Server.
Benefits and Perks
The vast majority of survey participants report contributing to a 401(k). At Public Consulting Group, Inc., a large number of workers have health insurance, and a large number of employees have dental coverage. Perks also include life insurance, gym membership, a subsidized cell phone, flexible hours, and flexible spending account (fsa).