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Average Salary for The North Highland Company Employees

Based in Atlanta, Ga.,management consulting player The North Highland Company offers many employment opportunities, including Management Consultant and Consulting Manager positions. Workers at The North Highland Company bring home significant six-figure salaries — on average, employees make $110K. Though your city and your job title are influential salary factors for those at The North Highland Company, your experience level turns out to have the greatest impact on paycheck size. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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How This Employer Pays

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 (?
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[-]Management Consultant (8)
$53,072 - $191,827  
[-]Management Consultant (8)
Salary$49,560 - $147,682  
Bonus$3,578 - $36,704  
Profit Disbursement$1,028 - $13,614  
Total Pay$53,072 - $191,827  
[+]Consulting Manager (3)
$68,619 - $137,705  
[+]Consulting Manager (3)
Salary$62,003 - $128,281  
Bonus$3,954 - $20,875  
Profit Disbursement$1,329 - $11,660  
Total Pay$68,619 - $137,705  
[+]Information Technology (IT) Consultant (2)
$58,028 - $233,786  
[+]Information Technology (IT) Consultant (2)
Salary$55,139 - $151,280  
Bonus$2,145 - $31,218  
Total Pay$58,028 - $233,786  
[+]Senior Strategy Manager (2)
$91,052 - $197,368  
[+]Senior Strategy Manager (2)
Salary$80,335 - $161,831  
Bonus$5,410 - $37,021  
Total Pay$91,052 - $197,368  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 28

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Atlanta, Georgia 

Management Consulting

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Years of Experience

For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $94K per year. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $60K annually. The largest fraction of The North Highland Company people (41 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn around $102K per year on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($115K annually) can be spotted in Minneapolis, Minn.; Denver, Colo. (approximately $100K), the company's headquarter city of Atlanta, Ga. (about $98K), and Charlotte, N.C. ($82K) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Philadelphia, Pa. at about $78K. By state, the highest compensation levels appear in Minnesota, where the average salary is around $115K per year.


Information Technology Consultants are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $119K annually on average; Senior Strategy Managers are next on the list, bringing in close to approximately $117K, followed by Consulting Managers earning $95K and Management Consultants making around $91K.

Certifications and Degrees

Project Management Professionals earn $104K per year, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. The North Highland Company workers who hold a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration are also well compensated, earning approximately $135K on average.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Business Development; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of about $130K annually. It's pretty common to find people here who know Project Management; more than a third consider it a key competency. Many workers usually know Change Management, Consulting Management, and Business Strategy as well.

Benefits and Perks

30 percent have paid vacation, and only about a fifth of respondents can take paid time off for illness. The vast majority of workers plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. The North Highland Company provides health insurance to the vast majority of respondents, and nearly all workers do receive dental coverage. The North Highland Company folks also make good use of life insurance, a casual working environment, employee stock ownership plan (esop), and flexible hours.

Key Stats for The North Highland Company


38 %
63 %
$41,712 - $111,551
$70,779 - $120,000
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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