Compare McKinsey & Company vs Boston Consulting Group BETA

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McKinsey & Company

Employee Ratings

  • McKinsey & Company scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 4040 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 2561 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.5
Career Opportunities
4.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.4
Compensation & Benefits
4.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.1
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.1
Senior Management
3.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.4
Culture & Values
4.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McKinsey & Company Ceo Kevin Sneader
96%
96%Kevin Sneader
CEO Approval
Boston Consulting Group Ceo Rich Lesser
96%
96%Rich Lesser
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
90%
McKinsey & Company employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than Boston Consulting Group employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
87%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
85%
McKinsey & Company employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 4% higher than Boston Consulting Group employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
81%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Boston Consulting Group salaries averaged A$3,887 higher than McKinsey & Company.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate17 Salaries
A$160,000/yr
Consultant1 Salaries
A$80,000/yr
Business Analyst13 Salaries
A$98,059/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate15 Salaries
A$87,990/yr
Consultant20 Salaries
A$164,348/yr
Business Analyst1 Salaries
A$97,381/yr

What Employees Say

  • McKinsey & Company had 67 more reviews than Boston Consulting Group that mentioned "Smart people" as a Pro.
  • McKinsey & Company had 57 more reviews than Boston Consulting Group that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Smart people"(in 231 reviews)
"Great place"(in 137 reviews)
Pros
"Great people"(in 169 reviews)
"Smart people"(in 164 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 164 reviews)
"Lots of travel"(in 155 reviews)
Cons
"Working hours"(in 231 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 107 reviews)
Featured Review
"Awesome firm"20 Jun 2020

Former Employee - Corporate Manager, Strategy

I worked at McKinsey & Company full-time

Pros

Best working environment for young professionals

Cons

Life style is a big issue

Current Employee - Associate

I have been working at Boston Consulting Group full-time for more than a year

Pros

Solving some incredibly challenging problems

Cons

Working ridiculous hours (including weekends)

Advice to Management

Be more honest in the interview process, candidates should know what they're signing up for...

Job Postings

McKinsey & Company has 650 more recently posted open jobs than Boston Consulting Group.