Mid-Career Consulting Managers see excellent average salaries — about $114K annually. Overall cash earnings for Mid-Career Consulting Managers stretch from $88K on the lower end to $163K near the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $25K from bonuses and $10K from profit sharing. The specific employer and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a large number collect dental insurance. Most Mid-Career Consulting Managers like their work and job satisfaction is high. Generally, women make up less than a third of all Mid-Career Consulting Managers who answered the questionnnaire. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$82,678 - $148,414
MEDIAN: $113,803

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$82,678 - $148,414  
$4,053 - $25,358  
Profit Sharing
$1,487 - $9,826  
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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).
$87,905 - $163,225  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 290

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Leading companies who hire large numbers of Mid-Career Consulting Managers include Accenture, Deloitte Consulting LLP, PricewaterhouseCoopers, EY (Ernst & Young), and KPMG, LLP. Employees at Deloitte Consulting LLP enjoy the biggest paychecks, and $156K is the median salary. Range in pay, on the other hand, is narrow, with lower figures hovering around $116K and higher ones not far away at only $194K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $123,521

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With a pay rate for Mid-Career Consulting Managers that is 13 percent greater than the national average, San Francisco offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Mid-Career Consulting Managers will also find cushy salaries in Seattle (+9 percent), Chicago (+9 percent), Los Angeles (+8 percent), and Philadelphia (+3 percent). Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Boston, 6 percent below the national average.

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Skills That Affect Consulting Manager Salaries

Strategic Project Management
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Consulting Management
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Program Management
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Business Analysis
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Change Management
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Project Management
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Financial Analysis
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Data Analysis
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Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 48 votes.


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Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
medical benefits
Vision: 78%
dental benefits
None: 4%