Entry-level consultants at BCG can earn up to $112,500 per year, while senior consultants can make up to $215,500. Project Leaders have a maximum annual salary of $266,000; Principals and Partners may earn up to $1,150,000.

Such high salaries is a major point of attraction for the top job applicants to go for the Boston Consulting Group – so if you are wondering what is BCG consultant salary is in different countries and at different positions, let’s find out in this article.

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1. BCG Associate Salary

BCG Associate yearly salary in the US can be up to $112,500, with $90,000 from base, $18,000 from bonuses and $4,500 from profit sharing. In other developed countries, the figure fluctuates from $60,000 to $100,000 (profit sharing not included).

BCG Associate Salary (2020)

  • Base: $90,000 (UK: £71,000, India: ₹1,600,000)
  • Performance Bonus: up to $18,000 (UK: £6,000, ₹300,000)
  • Profit Sharing: up to $4,500
  • Retirement: Profit-sharing deposited into 401k account
  • Signing Bonus: $5,000 (UK: £3,000)
  • Relocation: $5,000-8,000
  • Total Annual Salary: up to $112,500

BCG Associate Salary (2016)

BCG Associate Salary in 12 countries – 2016 – in US Dollar Equivalents

Base

Bonuses

Total Salary

US

$74,000

$17,000

$91,000

UK

$58,549

$7,984

$66,533

Germany

$71,783

$7,178

$78,961

Canada

$65,427

$9,237

$74,664

Spain

$56,230

$6,580

$62,810

Australia

$60,561

$6,647

$67,208

India

$21,231

$3,786

$25,017

Singapore

$52,309

$13,451

$65,760

Switzerland

$83,746

$9,571

$93,317

Italy

$47,855

$5,982

$53,837

Japan

$48,024

$9,605

$57,629

United Arab Emirates

$70,787

$5,445

$76,232

(Profit Sharing not counted in this table due to inconsistent data;
one-time/irregular payments such as signing bonus and relocation are not included)

2. BCG Consultant Salary

BCG Consultant Salary (2020)

  • Base: $165,000 (UK: £90,000) (Australia: A$160,000) (China: ¥700,000)
  • Performance Bonus: up to $41,500 (UK: up to £25,000) (Australia: up to A$61,500)(China: ¥260,000)
  • Profit Sharing: up to $9,000 (China: up to ¥200,000)
  • Retirement:$10,000 into 401k (UK: up to 9% match) (Australia: A$16,000)
  • Signing Bonus: $30,000 (UK: £15,000) (Australia: up to A$40,000)
  • Relocation: $2,000-8,000 (Australia: up to A$7,500)
  • Total Annual Salary: up to $215,500

BCG Consultant Salary (2016)

BCG Consultant yearly salary in the US can be up to $215,500, with $165,000 from base, $41,500 from bonuses and $9,000 from profit sharing. In other developed countries, the figure fluctuates from $110,000 to $150,000 (profit sharing not included).

BCG Consultant Salary in 7 countries – 2016 – in US Dollar Equivalents

Base

Bonuses

Total Salary

US

$146,000

$32,000

$178,000

UK

$115,767

$27,278

$143,045

Canada

$113,151

$30,020

$143,170

Spain

$89,758

$22,372

$112,130

Australia

$116,690

$38,404

$155,094

India

$48,276

$10,818

$59,094

Singapore

$108,355

$28,396

$136,751

(Profit Sharing not counted in this table due to inconsistent data;
one-time/irregular payments such as signing bonus and relocation are not included)

3. BCG Project Leader Salary

BCG Project Leader yearly salary in the US can be up to $266,000, with $178,000 from base, $60,000 from bonuses and $18,000 from profit sharing. In other developed countries, the figure fluctuates from $110,000 to $200,000 (profit sharing not included).

BCG Project Leader Salary (2020)

  • Base: $178,000
  • Performance Bonus: Up to $60,000
  • Profit Sharing: $28,000
  • Total Annual Salary: up to $266,000

BCG Project Leader Salary (2016)

BCG Project Leader Salary in 12 countries – 2016 – in US Dollar Equivalents

Base

Bonuses

Total Salary

US

$177,500

$37,000

$214,500

UK

$160,343

$39,920

$200,263

Germany

$104,085

$21,056

$125,141

Canada

$137,012

$37,717

$174,729

Spain

$125,883

$56,230

$182,112

Australia

$185,670

$39,143

$224,813

India

$70,318

$16,227

$86,545

Singapore

$139,740

$42,595

$182,334

Switzerland

$107,674

$23,928

$131,601

Italy

$93,317

$17,946

$111,263

Japan

$115,257

$28,814

$144,071

United Arab Emirates

$130,683

$16,335

$147,019

(Profit Sharing not counted in this table due to inconsistent data;
one-time/irregular payments such as signing bonus and relocation are not included)

4. BCG Principal & Partner Salary

BCG Principal and Partner yearly salary in the US can be up to $1,150, with a base of up to $850,000 and bonuses up to $300,000.

BCG Principal & Partner Salary (2020)

  • Base: $600,000-850,000
  • Performance Bonus: up to $300,000
  • Total Annual Salary: up to $1,150,000

BCG Principal Salary (2016)

BCG Principal Salary in 7 countries – 2016 – in US Dollar Equivalents

Base

Bonuses

Total Salary

US

$249,000

$100,000

$349,000

UK

$200,928

$111,775

$312,703

Germany

$160,314

$71,783

$232,097

Canada

$183,196

$80,822

$264,018

Singapore

$164,400

$64,265

$228,665

Switzerland

$177,064

$59,819

$236,882

Italy

$131,601

$43,070

$174,671

(Profit Sharing not counted in this table due to inconsistent data;
one-time/irregular payments such as signing bonus and relocation are not included)