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Career Advancement Opportunities

January 2023 Private Equity

  • The Riverside Company 99.5%
  • Warburg Pincus 98.9%
  • Blackstone Group 98.4%
  • KKR (Kohlberg Kravis Roberts) 97.9%
  • Bain Capital 97.4%

Overall Employee Satisfaction

January 2023 Consulting

  • Bain & Company 99.4%
  • Cornerstone Research 98.9%
  • Boston Consulting Group (BCG) 98.3%
  • McKinsey and Co 97.7%
  • Oliver Wyman 97.1%

Professional Growth Opportunities

January 2023 Consulting

  • Bain & Company 99.4%
  • McKinsey and Co 98.9%
  • Boston Consulting Group (BCG) 98.3%
  • Oliver Wyman 97.7%
  • Strategy& 97.1%

Total Avg Compensation

January 2023 Consulting

  • Partner (4) $368
  • Principal (25) $277
  • Director/MD (51) $269
  • Vice President (45) $244
  • Engagement Manager (90) $222
  • Manager (145) $168
  • 2nd Year Associate (146) $140
  • 3rd+ Year Associate (103) $130
  • Senior Consultant (310) $129
  • 1st Year Associate (510) $117
  • Consultant (560) $117
  • Engineer (6) $114
  • 3rd+ Year Analyst (136) $112
  • NA (12) $109
  • 2nd Year Analyst (301) $100
  • Associate Consultant (157) $97
  • 1st Year Analyst (980) $86
  • Intern/Summer Associate (169) $82
  • Intern/Summer Analyst (477) $67