When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $135K per year) can be spotted in Sacramento, Calif.; Atlanta, Ga. ($70K), Austin, Texas (approximately $68K), and the company's headquarter city of Boston, Mass. ($65K) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in Columbus, Ohio; in fact, at $44K it is one of the worst-paid cities. By state, the highest compensation levels appear in California, where the average salary is around $135K annually.
Consulting Directors rake in the most money, with average earnings of $135K per year; Project Analysts come in second with average earnings amounting to around $56K, while Business Analysts and Compliance Specialists rank near the top as well (approximately $47K and $46K, respectively).
Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to about $62K annually. Overall, the greater share of Public Consulting Group, Inc. folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average $52K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Certified Information Security Managers, who make $135K annually. Public Consulting Group, Inc. provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor's Degree — these employees rake in around $91K per year.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be .NET; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of approximately $110K annually. One of the more prevalent skills at Public Consulting Group, Inc. is Project Management, with slightly less than a third considering it a key competency. Business Analysis, Microsoft Excel, and Data Analysis were also reported by many survey participants.
Benefits and Perks
Public Consulting Group, Inc. sponsors a 401(k) program, and a large number of employees use this option to save for their retirement. Nearly all employees report having health insurance, and most employees report having dental coverage. Some other advantages of working at Public Consulting Group, Inc. are life insurance, a company cell phone, and free drinks.