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Average Management Consultant Salary

$87,365
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$7,628
Bonus
$8,000
Commission
$4,645
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Management Consultant is $87,365.
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$60k
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$87k
90%
$144k
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$60k - $144k
Bonus
$2k - $24k
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$993 - $15k
Commission
$990 - $40k
Total Pay
$60k - $168k
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What Do Management Consultants Do?

Job Satisfaction for Management Consultant

3.7 out of 5
(991)
Highly Satisfied
73Reviews
The top respondents for the job title Management Consultant are from the companies Booz, Allen, and Hamilton, Accenture and Deloitte Consulting LLP. Reported salaries are highest at Slalom Consulting where the average pay is $118,169. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include EY (Ernst & Young) and Deloitte, earning around $109,129 and $101,702, respectively. Booz, Allen, and Hamilton pays the lowest at around $75,750. PricewaterhouseCoopers and Deloitte Consulting LLP also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $85,692 and $96,405, respectively.

Career Paths

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What Are Popular Skills for Management Consultants?

Skills in Consulting Management, Project Management, Business Strategy and Change Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Business Analysis.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Management Consultants?

An entry-level Management Consultant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $69,784 based on 549 salaries. An early career Management Consultant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $80,110 based on 2,669 salaries. A mid-career Management Consultant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $101,405 based on 1,487 salaries. An experienced Management Consultant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $123,311 based on 960 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $129,302.
Employees with Management Consultant in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 16.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (12.2% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (5.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Washington, District of Columbia (5.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 6,251 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.8%
Early Career
42.7%
Mid Career
23.8%
Experienced
15.4%
Late Career
9.4%