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Average Management Consultant Salary in South Africa

R424,097
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
R40,183
Bonus
R216,267
Commission
R29,479
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Management Consultant in South Africa is R424,097.
10%
ZAR 211k
MEDIAN
ZAR 424k
90%
ZAR 907k
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R211k - R907k
Bonus
R10k - R149k
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R-3 - R345k
Commission
R0 - R216k
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R223k - R1m
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What Do Management Consultants Do?

Management Consultant Tasks
  • Develop, recommend and implement business improvements for companies.
  • May include modeling, analysis and research for specific business design efforts.
  • Train clients on business development processes.

Popular Employer Salaries for Management Consultant

The top respondents for the job title Management Consultant are from the companies PricewaterhouseCoopers, Deloitte and EY (Ernst & Young). Reported salaries are highest at Deloitte Consulting LLP where the average pay is R548,286. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Accenture and Price Waterhouse Cooper Ltd, earning around R503,982 and R440,901, respectively. EY (Ernst & Young) pays the lowest at around R365,281. PricewaterhouseCoopers and Deloitte also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying R410,851 and R431,852, respectively.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Management Consultant. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Management Consultant
Senior Management Consultant
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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What Are Popular Skills for Management Consultants?

Skills in Business Strategy, Consulting Management, Project Management 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 R293,497 based on 53 salaries. An early career Management Consultant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R383,326 based on 292 salaries. A mid-career Management Consultant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R553,238 based on 126 salaries. An experienced Management Consultant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R868,583 based on 77 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R958,647.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 591 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.0%
Early Career
49.4%
Mid Career
21.3%
Experienced
13.0%
Late Career
7.3%

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