How much does a Senior Associate make in Chicago, IL?

Updated Jun 19, 2021

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$94,619 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,965 salaries

$63K

Low

$95K

Average

$143K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average$8,367Range$2,014 - $34,771
The average salary for a Senior Associate is $94,619 in Chicago, IL. Salaries estimates are based on 1,965 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Associate employees in Chicago, IL.

Seniority Levels

L3
Senior Associate$94,619 /yr
L4
Lead Associate$73,004 /yr
L5
Principal Associate$109,102 /yr
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KPMG
3.9

KPMG

Senior Associate

$93,764

 /yr
Range: $56K - $167K
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$56K

$167K

$55,702 - $167,272 Range

PwC
3.9

PwC

Senior Associate

$102,575

 /yr
Range: $27K - $188K

$27K

$188K

$26,737 - $187,871 Range

Discover
3.9

Discover

Senior Associate

$82,973

 /yr
Range: $66K - $118K

$66K

$118K

$65,521 - $117,523 Range

Cognizant Technology Solutions
3.8

Cognizant Technology Solutions

Senior Associate

$84,620

 /yr
Range: $66K - $118K

$66K

$118K

$66,073 - $117,534 Range

EY
3.9

EY

Senior Associate

$87,331

 /yr
Range: $72K - $129K

$72K

$129K

$72,172 - $129,307 Range

Strategy&
4

Strategy&

Senior Associate

$169,194

 /yr
Range: $151K - $209K

$151K

$209K

$151,308 - $208,731 Range

Mindshare
3.8

Mindshare

Senior Associate

$56,612

 /yr
Range: $49K - $68K

$49K

$68K

$49,279 - $68,144 Range

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DFS Group
3.6

DFS Group

Senior Associate

$92,149

 /yr
Range: $75K - $120K

$75K

$120K

$74,996 - $120,002 Range

RSM
4

RSM

Senior Associate

$77,492

 /yr
Range: $72K - $92K

$72K

$92K

$71,546 - $92,203 Range

Starcom Worldwide
3.6

Starcom Worldwide

Senior Associate

$51,128

 /yr
Range: $47K - $58K

$47K

$58K

$46,999 - $57,949 Range

Grant Thornton
3.8

Grant Thornton

Senior Associate

$95,993

 /yr
Range: $69K - $130K

$69K

$130K

$69,257 - $129,912 Range

Duff & Phelps
3.8

Duff & Phelps

Senior Associate

$86,201

 /yr
Range: $72K - $134K

$72K

$134K

$71,659 - $133,709 Range

Diamond Management & Technology Consultants
3.3

Diamond Management & Technology Consultants

Senior Associate

$148,514

 /yr
Range: $141K - $166K

$141K

$166K

$141,331 - $165,776 Range

SmithBucklin
3.3

SmithBucklin

Senior Associate

$48,037

 /yr
Range: $44K - $54K

$44K

$54K

$44,175 - $53,875 Range

Mercer
3.8

Mercer

Senior Associate

$111,121

 /yr
Range: $86K - $155K

$86K

$155K

$85,523 - $154,720 Range

Ankura
3.3

Ankura

Senior Associate

$82,047

 /yr
Range: $69K - $98K

$69K

$98K

$68,964 - $97,600 Range

McKinsey & Company
4.4

McKinsey & Company

Senior Associate

$164,205

 /yr
Range: $150K - $254K

$150K

$254K

$149,841 - $254,275 Range

Booz & Company
4.2

Booz & Company

Senior Associate

$184,493

 /yr
Range: $180K - $186K

$180K

$186K

$180,001 - $186,468 Range

Crowe
3.8

Crowe

Senior Associate

$78,974

 /yr
Range: $53K - $131K

$53K

$131K

$52,660 - $131,068 Range

Sargent & Lundy
4

Sargent & Lundy

Senior Associate

$97,898

 /yr
Range: $85K - $121K

$85K

$121K

$84,725 - $120,909 Range

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$74,000
per year
A Senior Associate reported making $74,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$88,000
per year
A Deal Advisory Senior Associate reported making $88,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$72,000
per year
A Senior Associate reported making $72,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$72,000
per year
A Senior Associate reported making $72,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$77,500
per year
A Loan Agency Senior Associate reported making $77,500 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$82,000
per year
A Senior Associate reported making $82,000 per year
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5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$92,000
per year
A Senior Associate, Technology Assurance reported making $92,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$90,000
per year
A Sr Associate reported making $90,000 per year
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10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$94,000
per year
A Senior Associate reported making $94,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$51,822
per year
A Marketing and Communications Senior Associate reported making $51,822 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
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