With a median total compensation of $167,534 Chicago-based consulting firm, A.T. Kearney topped the list of the highest-paying companies in the United States for 2016, Glassdoor, the employment services website reported in a survey.
Strategy& formed in 2014 as a merger of Booz & Company and PwC came in second at $160,000, followed by Juniper Networks, ranked third at $157,000, and McKinsey & Company, ranked forth at $155,000. Google came in fifth at $153,750.
The data was gathered based on salary, as well as other forms of compensation, like commissions and bonuses, reported anonymously by employees. You’ll notice a trend: most of them are in technology or strategic business management.
Here’s the list of the 25 highest-paying companies in the United States for 2016:
|Rank||Companies||Median Total Compensation||Median Base Salary||Industry|
|4||McKinsey & Company||$155,000||$135,000||Consulting|
|8||Boston Consulting Group||$150,020||$147,000||Consulting|
|10||Cadence Design Systems||$150,010||$140,000||Technology|