A Business Consultant earns an average salary of C$70,578 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. A skill in Process Improvement is associated with high pay for this job.

C$43,295 - C$98,659
C$43K
C$68K
C$99K
MEDIAN: C$67,756
10%
50%
90%
C$19.57 - C$111
C$20
C$65
C$110
MEDIAN: C$65.00
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$137K
Salary C$43,295 - C$98,659
Bonus C$486 - C$14,495
Profit Sharing C$511 - C$7,187
Commission C$8,500
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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C$44,230 - C$137,891
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 352
Hourly Data C$0C$117
Hourly Rate C$19.57 - C$111
Overtime C$16.34 - C$117
Annual Data C$0C$137K
Bonus C$486 - C$14,495
Commission C$8,500
Profit Sharing C$511 - C$7,187
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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C$44,230 - C$137,891
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 68

Job Description for Business Consultant

Problem-solving expertise plays an important part in how successful the company is or can be. Though a business consultant can specialize in many different areas, their duties typically are somewhat similar. Most of the time, these consultants are hired during the start-up process of a new business, and it is their job to revitalize and organize the company to help it run more efficiently. Business consultants also may be in charge of improving a part of the business that is in dire straits. In some cases, the consultants will have to teach the employees how to use specific software to improve efficiency.

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Business Consultant Tasks

  • 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.
  • Develop and update high-level roadmap of business initiatives and goals.
  • Modify programs to enhance likelihood of meeting business goals.
  • Balance customer requests and requirements with technical constraints.

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Pay by Experience Level for Business Consultant

Pay by Experience for a Business Consultant has a positive trend. An entry-level Business Consultant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$65,000 based on 103 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Business Consultant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$83,000 based on 64 salaries. An experienced Business Consultant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$99,000 based on 55 salaries. A Business Consultant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$127,000 based on 23 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$73,557

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

Business Consultant Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Business Consultant?

Business Consultant in Toronto:
"Communication/ Marketing Consulting."
Pros: Diverse range of clients, challenging projects, some flexibility in completing assisngments, good mentoring opportunities.
Cons: Stressful demands for unclear work, difficult clients, scope creep clients, difficult managers.

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Key Stats for Business Consultant

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 49 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Business Consultant Salaries

▲73%

▲35%

▲13%

National Average
C$74,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Business Consultant Salaries






National Average
C$74,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 49 votes.

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 22%