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Average Salary for The North Highland Company Employees

Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, The North Highland Company offers a range of employment opportunities in the management consulting industry, from Management Consultant to Consulting Manager. The North Highland Company employees bring home the big bucks — six-figure salaries are common, and average pay approaches $105K per year. What you do at the company primarily drives compensation; however, your experience level and where you live are also reported as secondary influences on salary at The North Highland Company. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

How This Employer Pays

The North Highland Company typically pays:
below market
Similar employers pay:
below market
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Employer: The North Highland Company
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
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[-]Management Consultant (8)
$48,171 - $167,084  
[-]Management Consultant (8)
Salary$46,745 - $136,488  
Bonus$2,368 - $29,581  
Profit Disbursement$880 - $13,139  
Total Pay$48,171 - $167,084  
[+]Consulting Manager (3)
$71,564 - $135,846  
[+]Consulting Manager (3)
Salary$65,507 - $124,731  
Bonus$3,890 - $22,444  
Profit Disbursement$1,439 - $11,792  
Total Pay$71,564 - $135,846  
[+]Senior Professional Service Consultant (2)
$54,869 - $170,902  
[+]Senior Professional Service Consultant (2)
Salary$55,144 - $137,182  
Bonus$2,641 - $34,806  
Total Pay$54,869 - $170,902  
[+]Senior Strategy Manager (2)
$91,343 - $192,526  
[+]Senior Strategy Manager (2)
Salary$85,337 - $169,717  
Bonus$4,997 - $41,547  
Total Pay$91,343 - $192,526  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 30
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The North Highland Company Details

Atlanta, Georgia

Management Consulting

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Senior Strategy Managers earn the highest median pay at approximately $117K, followed by Senior Professional Service Consultants ($98K), Consulting Managers ($95K), and Management Consultants (about $75K).

Years of Experience

For those with at least five years experience, pay generally amounts to $83K. Between the one and five year mark, pay is typically around $73K. To sum up, the greater portion of employees here (38 percent) have worked in their field for 10-19 years and now make $104K per year.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $98K annually) can be spotted in the company's headquarter city of Atlanta; Philadelphia (around $92K), Charlotte (about $78K), and St. Louis ($72K) are the next top-paying cities. By state, Georgia offers the highest pay at $98K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Being a Project Management Professional certainly has its perks — salaries approach $89K and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. The North Highland Company workers who hold a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration are also well compensated, earning $97K on average.


The highest paying skill to have in this role seems to be Business Development; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of approximately $130K. It's pretty common to find people here who know Project Management; about two-fifths consider it a key competency. Change Management, Strategic Project Management, and Consulting Management were also reported by many survey participants.


The number of male employees outweighs the number of women; The North Highland Company has a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is hard to come by at The North Highland Company; the company rewards only 43 percent with paid vacation time and only 22 percent with sick leave. Nearly all workers participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for almost all workers, and the vast majority of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. Employees can also look forward to life insurance, a casual working environment, flexible hours, and employee stock ownership plan (esop).

Key Stats

22 %
78 %
$54,000 - $106,000
$61,534 - $109,250
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

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