Average Salary for The North Highland Company Employees

The North Highland Company is a management consulting sector firm headquartered in Atlanta, Ga. that hires for Management Consultant positions, Consulting Manager roles, and more. The North Highland Company employees bring home the big bucks — six-figure salaries are common, and average pay approaches $104K per year. For the most part, employee paychecks at The North Highland Company fluctuate depending on your job title; your experience level and your city also matter, but to a lesser degree. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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The North Highland Company typically pays:
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Employer: The North Highland Company
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 (9)
$48,361 - $176,171  
[-]Management Consultant (9)
Salary$47,991 - $137,424  
Bonus$2,723 - $31,757  
Profit Disbursement$791 - $13,193  
Total Pay$48,361 - $176,171  
[+]Consulting Manager (3)
$69,683 - $135,641  
[+]Consulting Manager (3)
Salary$62,658 - $127,677  
Bonus$3,922 - $24,234  
Profit Disbursement$1,211 - $10,153  
Total Pay$69,683 - $135,641  
[+]Senior Professional Service Consultant (2)
$54,070 - $167,067  
[+]Senior Professional Service Consultant (2)
Salary$55,321 - $141,054  
Bonus$2,369 - $31,560  
Total Pay$54,070 - $167,067  
[+]Senior Strategy Manager (2)
$91,404 - $186,523  
[+]Senior Strategy Manager (2)
Salary$81,756 - $161,525  
Bonus$5,026 - $44,213  
Total Pay$91,404 - $186,523  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 32
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About This Company

Atlanta, Georgia 

Management Consulting

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Senior Strategy Managers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing about $117K; Senior Professional Service Consultants are next on the list, bringing in close to around $98K, followed by Consulting Managers earning $95K and Management Consultants making $75K.

Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, pay is typically approximately $67K. Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $83K. Overall, the greater share of The North Highland Company folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn about $104K per year.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($97K annually) can be spotted in the company's headquarter city of Atlanta; Philadelphia (around $92K), Charlotte ($78K), and St. Louis (approximately $72K) are the next top-paying cities. Across The North Highland Company's U.S. offices, employees in the state of Georgia earn the most, taking home $97K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach approximately $89K for Project Management Professionals; non-accredited workers make much less. At The North Highland Company, employees who hold a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration receive the highest salaries at $97K.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Business Development; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $130K. One of the more prevalent skills at The North Highland Company is Project Management, with roughly two-fifths considering it a key competency. Other top skills include Change Management, Strategic Project Management, and Consulting Management.

Benefits and Perks

Only 42 percent at The North Highland Company enjoy paid vacation time, and just one in five workers can take sick leave. Almost all workers set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Almost all employees report having health insurance, and the vast majority of workers report having dental coverage. Additional benefits of working here are life insurance, a casual working environment, employee stock ownership plan (esop), and flexible hours.

Key Stats for The North Highland Company


25 %
75 %
$54,045 - $102,789
$61,534 - $109,250
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

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