Salaries and Job Titles

One of the most common questions I get asked by students is what they can expect to be paid as a consultant. As with all complex questions, the answer is ‘it depends’: on your seniority, specialism, company sector and the state of the economy. An public sector IT consultant working for Accenture in 2010 is likely to get paid a fraction of a strategy associate working for McKinsey in 2005.

This is a composite of a number of different sources about average salary rates at different levels in consulting:

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