Management Consultants rake in the most money, with average earnings of $113K annually; Human Resources Managers come in second with average earnings amounting to about $90K, while Knowledge Analysts and Business Process Consultants rank near the top as well ($82K and $81K, respectively). Financial compensation for Administrative Assistants is rather low — on average only approximately $40K — relative to the rest of the company.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $112K per year) can be spotted in Los Angeles, Calif.; San Francisco, Calif. (about $85K), the company's headquarter city of Boston, Mass. ($84K), and Houston, Texas (around $80K) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Washington, DC at $48K. Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of approximately $100K annually) in California.
Years of Experience
Average pay is $84K per year for those with five to nine years of experience. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (52 percent) have been working for one to four years and make approximately $68K annually on average.
Certifications and Degrees
The best paid folks at The Boston Consulting Group, Inc. have a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), earning around $144K per year.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Business Analysis; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of about $105K annually. Business Strategy also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; slightly less than a fifth of employees surveyed report using it at work. Project Management, Data Analysis, and Microsoft Excel are also desirable skills.
Benefits and Perks
The Boston Consulting Group, Inc. lets only two in five employees take paid vacation and only one in four employees take sick leave. A solid majority of respondents save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. The Boston Consulting Group, Inc. provides health insurance to almost all survey participants, and a large number of respondents do receive dental coverage. A few more workplace perks are tuition reimbursement, a subsidized cell phone, free drinks, and a casual working environment.