Average total pay: $129,071For: Consultant*
Best companies rank: 8
In the top tier of management consultants, Boston Consulting Group can boast that two-thirds of its clients are Fortune 500 companies.
Base pay for consultants, at $115,000, is about on par with other consulting firms, but BCG says that its profit-sharing payout, 15 percent of total compensation, beats its competitors.
*Most common salaried job
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