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Entry-Level Management Consultant Salary (United States)

Yearly pay for Entry-Level Management Consultants typically comes in around $73K annually. Overall cash earnings for Entry-Level Management Consultants stretch from $49K on the lower end to $126K near the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $20K from bonuses and $10K from profit sharing. The specific employer is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Almost all workers enjoy medical while a solid majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. In a profession dominated by men, 67 percent of Entry-Level Management Consultants are male. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.
Entry-Level Management Consultant Salary (?
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$49,599 - $113,808
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MEDIAN: $73,048
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Entry-Level Management Consultant Salary (?
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$10.78 - $89.09
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$49,599 - $113,808  
   
Bonus
$988 - $20,194  
Profit Sharing
$988 - $10,223  
Commission
$4,200 - $14,483  
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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$49,497 - $125,865  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,921
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$10.78 - $89.09  
   
Overtime
$-0.49 - $49.84  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$988 - $20,194  
   
Commission
$4,200 - $14,483  
Profit Sharing
$988 - $10,223  
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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$49,497 - $125,865  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 77
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Known for taking on a considerable number of Entry-Level Management Consultants, Deloitte Consulting LLP, Accenture, Booz, Allen, and Hamilton, EY (Ernst & Young), and PricewaterhouseCoopers are leading firms in the industry. McKinsey & Company, Inc. pays the most with a median salary of $139K, though with a large amount of variation, going from a low of $77K to a high of $213K. Those in search of high salaries should also consider Bain & Company Inc., The Boston Consulting Group, Inc., and EY (Ernst & Young), top-paying firms where Entry-Level Management Consultants rake in a respectable $91K, $91K, or $85K, respectively.
Others at the bottom of the scale for this job include Booz, Allen, and Hamilton at $69K, and KPMG, LLP where $73K is the norm, but it is worth noting that some Entry-Level Management Consultants there earn up to $117K.

Pay Difference By Location

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For those looking to make money, Entry-Level Management Consultants in New York enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 14 percent above the national average. Entry-Level Management Consultants will also find cushy salaries in San Francisco (+13 percent), Boston (+11 percent), Charlotte (+9 percent), and Chicago (+6 percent). The smallest paychecks in the market, 10 percent south of the national average, can be found in Philadelphia. Two other places where employers offer below-median salaries are Atlanta (7 percent less) and Washington (6 percent less).

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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Management Consultant Salaries

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Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
33%
female alumni
 
Male
67%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 7%