Information for careers in Consulting
Salary range

Median annual wage:

$69,400 (2017)

$67,460 (2015)

Roles and Responsibilities
Managing (Time, Projects, and People)
Educating and Training
Assuring Quality
Developing Procedures and Policies

  • Design and develop product or process
  • Ensure regulatory compliance
  • Gather information, shape it for a particular situation, write reports and recommendations, and educate clients
  • Manage running the business side of a company
  • Present complex information clearly and persuasively
  • Research independently
  • Study products, markets, manufacturing processes, environmental regulations, and patents
Professional Skills
Analyzing data
Improving processes
Taking initiative
Communication – Written
Counseling and advising
Planning and organizing
Managing projects