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Employee Ratings

  • McKinsey & Company scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 4078 reviews)
McKinsey & Company employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than PwC employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 574 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.5
McKinsey & Company employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than PwC employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.4
McKinsey & Company employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.4 higher than PwC employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.1
McKinsey & Company employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than PwC employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.0
McKinsey & Company employees rated their Senior Management 0.7 higher than PwC employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.4
McKinsey & Company employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than PwC employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McKinsey & Company Ceo Kevin Sneader
95%
95%Kevin Sneader
McKinsey & Company employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than PwC employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
PwC Ceo Robert E. Moritz
92%
92%Robert E. Moritz
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
90%
McKinsey & Company employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 12% higher than PwC employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
78%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
85%
McKinsey & Company employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 22% higher than PwC employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
63%

Salaries

PwC has 1,745 more total submitted salaries than McKinsey & Company.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate21 Salaries
CA$158,110/yr
Business Analyst30 Salaries
CA$83,030/yr
Consultant3 Salaries
CA$140,413/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Associate313 Salaries
CA$67,664/yr
Manager119 Salaries
CA$100,379/yr
Consultant16 Salaries
CA$73,716/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Smart people" was the most mentioned Pro at McKinsey & Company.
  • "Great people" was the most mentioned Pro at PwC.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at McKinsey & Company.
  • "Long working hours" was the most mentioned Con at PwC.
Pros
Pros
"Smart people"(in 232 reviews)
"Great place"(in 138 reviews)
Pros
"Great people"(in 1041 reviews)
"Flexible working"(in 651 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 164 reviews)
"Lots of travel"(in 155 reviews)
Cons
"Long working hours"(in 3381 reviews)
"Low salary"(in 366 reviews)
Featured Review
"Amazing firm"May 3, 2020

Current Employee - Engagement Manager

I have been working at McKinsey & Company full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Amazing culture, people and world-class development opportunities

Cons

Joining consulting is a personal choice. There is no cons from my point of view

"Great experience"Jun 17, 2020

Current Employee - Management Consultant

I have been working at PwC full-time

Pros

Lots of great learning opportunities

Cons

Long hours and no weekends at times

Advice to Management

N/A

Job Postings

PwC has 8,686 more recently posted open jobs than McKinsey & Company.