Consultant, Business Process / Management Salary

Management Consultants in the United States take home approximately $73K per year on average. Cash earnings for Management Consultants — which occasionally include more than $18K from bonuses and more than $10K from profit sharing — stretch from around $42K to approximately $145K. Earnings for this group are mostly affected by residence, followed by years of experience and the particular employer. A fair number receive medical and dental insurance and the larger part get vision plans. Men make up a slight majority of Management Consultants (55 percent) who responded to the survey. Most Management Consultants like their work and job satisfaction is high. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$44,569 - $123,971
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MEDIAN: $73,008
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$13.91 - $111.50
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MEDIAN: $32.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$44,569 - $123,971  
   
Bonus
$198.66 - $18,336  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $9,899  
Commission
$7,500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$42,454 - $144,879  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 245
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$13.91 - $111.50  
   
Overtime
$23.63  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$198.66 - $18,336  
   
Commission
$7,500  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $9,899  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$42,454 - $144,879  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 43

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Job Description for Consultant, Business Process / Management

A business process management (BPM) consultant is responsible for systematically improving an organization's productivity by examining the interdependent parts of a system. They host discussions with process participants and help managers understand what value would be gained from a business product management (BPM) solution. The BPM consultant uses BPM tools to build and implement customer-defined applications. They also must be able to establish and maintain effective working relationships with clients and vendors. Some of this work may require travel.

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Consultant, Business Process / Management Tasks

  • Modify programs to enhance likelihood of meeting business goals.
  • Balance customer requests and requirements with technical constraints.
  • Develop and update high-level roadmap of business initiatives and goals.
  • Coordinate with partners to ensure overall business solution is positioned and implemented on a global scale.
  • Build rapport with external vendors in order to support business objectives.

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Management Consultants sometimes assume positions such as Management Consultants. That role pays $93K per year on average.

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Popular Employer Salaries for Consultant, Business Process / Management


Dominating the field, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Humana, Inc., EY (Ernst & Young), Booz, Allen, and Hamilton, and Deloitte & Touche LLP are top firms with a reputation for hiring a great number of Management Consultants. Accenture offers the largest salaries in town — $82K on average. Other big spenders include Deloitte, Humana, Inc., and EY (Ernst & Young), top-paying firms where Management Consultants see paychecks nearing $76K, $74K, or $73K.

Also approaching the lower end are Deloitte & Touche LLP at $60K, Booz, Allen, and Hamilton at $61K, and PricewaterhouseCoopers at $67K.

Popular Skills for Consultant, Business Process / Management


Survey results show that Management Consultants use a fair number of skills. Most notably, facility with Business Process Engineering, Change Management, and Business Strategy are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 29 percent, 19 percent, and 12 percent, respectively. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Operations Management and Microsoft Excel. Most people experienced in Process Improvement also know Project Management and Data Analysis. Those familiar with Business Analysis also tend to know Data Analysis and Business Strategy.

Pay by Experience Level for Consultant, Business Process / Management

Pay by Experience for a Consultant, Business Process / Management has a positive trend. An entry-level Consultant, Business Process / Management with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 139 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Consultant, Business Process / Management with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $86,000 based on 90 salaries. An experienced Consultant, Business Process / Management which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $95,000 based on 90 salaries. A Consultant, Business Process / Management with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $96,000 based on 38 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $76,461

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Management Consultants, working in the bustling city of Chicago has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Management Consultants will also find cushy salaries in Detroit (+33 percent), Tampa (+31 percent), Indianapolis (+29 percent), and Arlington (+16 percent). The lowest-paying market is San Antonio, which sits 22 percent below the national average, proving that location is a significant contributor to overall pay. Two other places where employers salaries are below the median are McLean and Philadelphia (19 percent lower).

Consultant, Business Process / Management Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Consultant, Business Process / Management?

Consultant, Business Process / Management in Houston:
"Engagements Vary In Length And Focus. Great Exposure."
Pros: Travel. Pays for flights on weekends to anywhere else I would want to go. Pays for meals during the week. Hotel and Airline points are for my own personal use to ease the cost of my vacations. Constantly changing engagements so I get experience in many different areas and even different industries.
Cons: There is a lot of uncertainty for assignments which can you leave you without an assignment from 1 week to 3 months.

Consultant, Business Process / Management in Louisville:
"Interesting Analytics Role."
Pros: Interesting utilization of data--uses provider data to determine network decisions.
Cons: Huge company, buried in bureaucracy.

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Key Stats for Consultant, Business Process / Management

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Consultant, Business Process / Management Salaries

▲25%

▲24%

▲12%

National Average
$76,000

▼15%

Skills That Affect Consultant, Business Process / Management Salaries







Data Analysis
▼0%

National Average
$76,000


Operations Management
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 19%