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Salary Details for an Associate at McKinsey & Company

Updated Nov 19, 2022

Total Pay Estimate & Range

Total Pay
$126,323/yrBase Pay
$38,115/yrAll Additional PaySee Total Pay Breakdown below


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The estimated total pay for a Associate at McKinsey & Company is $164,439 per year. This number represents the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated base pay is $126,323 per year. The estimated additional pay is $38,115 per year. Additional pay could include bonus, stock, commission, profit sharing or tips. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Breakdown


Total Pay

Pay TypePay EstimateMost Likely Range% of Total Pay
Base Pay
$126,323/yr$79K - $201K76.8%
$24,034/yr$18K - $34K14.6%
Profit Sharing
$14,082/yr$11K - $20K8.6%

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McKinsey & Company Salary FAQs

The average salary for an Associate is $51,371 per year in United States, which is 68% lower than the average McKinsey & Company salary of $164,439 per year for this job.

The salary trajectory of an Associate ranges between locations and employers. The salary starts at $87,276 per year and goes up to $232,843 per year for the highest level of seniority.

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