Years of Experience
Average pay is $100K per year for those with five to nine years of experience. Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make about $60K annually on average. The largest fraction of The North Highland Company people (39 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn around $112K per year on average.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $115K annually) can be spotted in Minneapolis, Minn.; Denver, Colo. ($100K), the company's headquarter city of Atlanta, Ga. ($97K), and Charlotte, N.C. (about $86K) are the next top-paying cities. U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of Minnesota; salaries there average to $115K per year.
Information Technology Consultants represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at approximately $119K annually — though Senior Strategy Managers, Consulting Managers, and Management Consultants also do fairly well at $117K, around $103K, and $97K, respectively.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach about $106K per year for Project Management Professionals; non-accredited workers make much less. Regarding salaries and education, The North Highland Company pays those with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration the most — $135K.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Business Development; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of approximately $130K annually. A relatively widespread skill at The North Highland Company is Consulting Management; just under a third of employees use it for work. Three more common skills are Project Management, Change Management, and Business Strategy.
Benefits and Perks
Benefits packages do tend to lack paid time off; The North Highland Company gives paid vacation days to 35 percent and sick leave to a quarter of survey participants. The vast majority of workers save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for nearly all employees, and nearly all respondents report receiving dental coverage as well. The North Highland Company employees also enjoy perks such as life insurance, a casual working environment, free drinks, and a stock purchase plan.