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Booz Allen Hamilton

McLean, VA

Booz Allen Hamilton is an American management and information technology consulting firm. It is headquartered in McLean, Virginia, and have 80 offices around the globe. The firm’s primary focus is to provide consulting, analysis and engineering services to public and private sector organizations and nonprofits.

The company was founded in 1914 in Evanston, Illinois, by Edwin G. Booz through the Business Research Service. He created this service based on his own theory that companies could be more successful if they used people outside their organizations for advice. His service attracted a number of clients, and Booz Allen Hamilton has made itself an indispensable advisor to the US federal government, with regards to IT strategy and integration within numerous departments and agencies. Over three decades, the company has gone through many name changes and business models.

The firm is a long-term partner that works alongside clients, offering expert, objective advice to help solve their most important and complex problems. BAH approaches management and technology consulting by using domain expertise and strong capabilities in strategy, and organization, analytics, technology and operations. By leveraging both, Booz Allen anticipates, identifies and addresses clients’ specific needs while looking for smart applications of management and technology consulting solutions in the future.

Position Keywords

  • Consultant
  • Sr. Consultant
  • Associate
  • Sr. Associate
  • Principal
  • Officer

Diversity Groups

  • African American
  • Armed Services
  • Asian Pacific American
  • DiverseABILITY
  • FlexWork
  • GLBT
  • Latin America
  • Middle East & North ~Africa
  • Multinational
  • Native American
  • Parents'
  • Rising Leaders
  • Women's


  • Jakarta
  • Seoul
  • Singapore
  • Tokyo
Middle East/Africa
  • Cairo
  • Doha
  • Dubai
North America
  • Atlanta
  • Austin
  • Boston
  • Chicago
  • Columbus
  • Denver
  • Houston
  • Miami
  • New York Area
  • Oklahoma City
  • San Antonio
  • Philadelphia
  • San Diego
  • Washington, DC Area
  • St. Louis
  • San Francisco Bay Area
(703) 902-5000
Greensboro Drive
Hamilton Building
8283 Greensboro Drive
McLean, VA 22102
Offices in 30 U.S. states and some international
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Booz Allen Hamilton Salary
Undergraduate/Master’s Consultant Salary
  • Base: $75,000 (Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Doha, Beirut, Riyadh: $60-80,000)
  • Performance Bonus: up to $4,000 (Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Doha, Beirut, Riyadh: $9-12,000)
  • Total Cash: up to $79,000
  • Allowances: 40% of base paid in Dubai/Abu Dhabi/Doha; 30% in Riyadh
  • Relocation: up to $5,000 (Dubai, Abu Dhabi: up to $15,000)
  • Retirement: 6% match for 401k (Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Doha, Beirut, Riyadh: 1 month of latest salary per year of service)
Undergrad Internship
  • $24/hr
Incoming MBA/PHD Consultant Salary
  • Base: $130,000 (Middle East)
  • Fixed Allowance: 40% of base ($52,000; Middle East)
  • Performance Bonus: up to $32,500 (25% of base; Middle East)
  • Total Cash: up to $214,500
  • Raises: $10K base salary bump after Year 1; another $10K base salary bump after Year 2 (Middle East)
  • Relocation: up to $25,000 (Middle East)