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Average Salary for The Boston Consulting Group, Inc. Employees

Employees at The Boston Consulting Group, Inc. make $81K annually on average. How long you've been working primarily drives compensation; however, your job title and geography are also reported as secondary influences on salary at The Boston Consulting Group, Inc. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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How This Employer Pays

The Boston Consulting Group, Inc. typically pays:
above market
Similar employers pay:
at market
Employer: The Boston Consulting Group, Inc.
Average Salary Range by Job
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National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Management Consultant (10)
$77,201 - $199,226  
[-]Management Consultant (10)
Salary$72,121 - $149,775  
Bonus$3,775 - $38,926  
Profit Disbursement$1,367 - $18,584  
Total Pay$77,201 - $199,226  
[+]Financial Analyst (4)
$49,048 - $106,932  
[+]Financial Analyst (4)
Salary$48,593 - $89,892  
Bonus$1,169 - $17,274  
Profit Disbursement$684 - $8,273  
Total Pay$49,048 - $106,932  
[+]Executive Assistant (3)
$46,087 - $92,361  
[+]Executive Assistant (3)
Salary$44,200 - $89,432  
Bonus$1,021 - $8,972  
Total Pay$46,087 - $92,361  
[+]Information Technology Specialist (3)
$32,963 - $86,545  
[+]Information Technology Specialist (3)
Salary$35,938 - $79,947  
Bonus$263.32 - $7,966  
Total Pay$32,963 - $86,545  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 48

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Boston Consulting Group

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Years of Experience

Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of about $91K per year. The greater proportion of employees (38 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of $54K annually.


Nearing the top of the pay scale are Management Consultants, Human Resources Managers, Executive Assistants, and Financial Analysts; while the first receives the highest median pay at $110K per year, the other salaries come in at around $92K, approximately $70K, and $69K, respectively. The Boston Consulting Group, Inc. hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Information Technology Specialists ($53K on average).


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($98K annually) can be spotted in Los Angeles, Calif.; the company's headquarter city of Boston, Mass. (approximately $89K), San Francisco, Calif. (about $70K), and Atlanta, Ga. (around $61K) are the next top-paying cities. New York, N.Y. is near the bottom for pay at $59K. Across The Boston Consulting Group, Inc.'s U.S. offices, employees in the state of Pennsylvania earn the most, taking home about $103K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Chartered Financial Analysts, who make $115K annually. On average, salaries rise to $56K per year for accredited CompTIA Network+ Experts. Regarding salaries and education, The Boston Consulting Group, Inc. pays those with a Bachelor's Degree the most — approximately $62K.


In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Consulting Management; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of around $120K annually. Microsoft Excel is a popular skill among The Boston Consulting Group, Inc. workers, with a little less than one-fifth of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Data Analysis, Business Strategy, and Business Analysis.

Benefits and Perks

Benefits packages do tend to lack paid time off; The Boston Consulting Group, Inc. gives paid vacation days to two in five respondents and sick leave to one in five respondents. A solid majority of survey participants plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for the vast majority of survey participants, and most employees report receiving dental coverage as well. Other privileges include tuition reimbursement, a company cell phone, a casual working environment, and free drinks.

Key Stats for The Boston Consulting Group, Inc.


37 %
63 %
$36,000 - $91,226
$42,500 - $116,653
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
$32,973 - $80,000
United States (change)

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