Compare McKinsey & Company vs Boston Consulting Group BETA

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McKinsey & Company

Employee Ratings

  • McKinsey & Company scored higher in 2 areas: CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Boston Consulting Group scored higher in 3 areas: Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 4 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 6139 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 4385 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.4
Career Opportunities
4.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Compensation & Benefits
4.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.0
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.0
Senior Management
4.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Culture & Values
4.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McKinsey & Company Ceo Bob Sternfels
95%
95%Bob Sternfels
CEO Approval
Boston Consulting Group Ceo Christoph Schweizer
94%
94%Christoph Schweizer
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
90%
% Recommend to a friend
88%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
85%
Positive Business Outlook
88%
Boston Consulting Group employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than McKinsey & Company employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, McKinsey & Company salaries averaged £1,520 higher than Boston Consulting Group.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate119 Salaries
£88,974/yr
Consultant25 Salaries
£73,127/yr
Business Analyst116 Salaries
£47,213/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate74 Salaries
£49,301/yr
Consultant136 Salaries
£94,751/yr
Manager5 Salaries
£60,701/yr

What Employees Say

  • McKinsey & Company had 60 more reviews than Boston Consulting Group that mentioned "Smart people" as a Pro.
  • McKinsey & Company had 42 more reviews than Boston Consulting Group that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Smart people"(in 253 reviews)
"Great place"(in 159 reviews)
Pros
"Great people"(in 196 reviews)
"Smart people"(in 193 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 194 reviews)
"Lots of travel"(in 162 reviews)
Cons
"Working hours"(in 313 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 152 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Graduate Student

I worked at McKinsey & Company full-time

Pros

Respect and rewards their employees Good pay Good bonuses and facilities like cab, IT equipment Can learn and widen your horizon Networking space is good

Cons

work life balance, if you are in consultancy field, is hit badly politics like everywhere but not much of a con to rule out it in your dream company list

Current Employee - Project Leader

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

Pros

Knowhow of BCG is above industry, great learnings for the team, very high client delivery work.

Cons

Also BCG works hard to optimize work-life-balance, its still a consulting company

Job Postings

Boston Consulting Group has 147 more recently posted open jobs than McKinsey & Company.