The following data is as of three months post-graduation. Please note that salary information is self-reported by students.
* Information not available. Data cannot be listed for categories reported by < 1% of students seeking employment.
** Other guaranteed compensation includes only those offer components that are guaranteed; it does not include performance bonus, reimbursements, profit sharing, 401K match, stock and/or options, etc.
Salary Statistics by Industry
Industry Statistics
  % 25%
Base
Salary
Median
Base
Salary
75%
Base
Salary
Median
Signing
Bonus
Receiving
Signing
Bonus
Median
Other
Guaranteed
Comp**
Receiving
Other
Guaranteed
Comp**
Consulting
23% $127,000 $135,000 $135,000 $25,000 89% $25,000 12%
Consumer Products
5% $100,000 $106,000 $110,000 $25,000 84% * *
Entertainment / Media
3% $115,000 $120,000 $120,000 $20,000 68% * *
Advertising / Marketing
<1% * * * * * * *
Entertainment
3% $115,000 $120,000 $120,000 $20,000 65% * *
Financial Services
33% $110,000 $130,000 $150,000 $30,000 52% $70,000 34%
Investment Banking / Sales & Trading
5% $100,000 $100,000 $100,000 $40,000 96% * *
Investment Management / Hedge Fund
10% $121,250 $142,500 $150,000 $30,000 48% $60,000 36%
Other Financial Services
3% $110,000 $120,000 $130,000 $25,000 76% * *
Venture Capital / Private Equity / LBO
15% $125,000 $150,000 $175,000 $25,000 36% $75,000 41%
Health Care
5% $99,275 $117,500 $125,000 $20,000 45% * *
Biomed / Pharmaceutical
2% $108,000 $115,000 $120,000 $18,750 62% * *
Health-Related Services
3% $93,550 $120,000 $127,500 $21,250 33% * *
Manufacturing
5% $114,500 $120,000 $133,500 $20,000 85% * 19%
Aero / Auto / Transport Equipment
<1% * * * * * * *
Energy / Extractive Minerals
2% $121,250 $128,500 $140,250 $20,000 80% * *
Highly Diversified
1% $120,000 $120,000 $125,000 $22,500 100% * *
Other Manufacturing
1% $102,500 $115,000 $131,580 * * * *
Nonprofit / Government
3% $90,000 $90,000 $95,000 * * * *
Government
<1% * * * * * * *
Nonprofit
3% $90,000 $90,000 $95,000 * * * *
Retail / Trading
2% $110,000 $117,000 $120,000 $15,000 69% * *
Services
4% $110,000 $115,000 $125,000 $15,000 43% * *
Other Services
2% $110,000 $120,000 $120,000 * 56% * *
Real Estate
2% $107,500 $115,000 $126,250 * * * *
Technology
17% $110,000 $120,000 $130,000 $25,000 78% $20,000 19%
Consumer Electronics
2% $110,000 $120,000 $125,000 $25,000 92% * *
E-Commerce
4% $115,000 $115,000 $128,750 $25,000 82% $24,050 27%
Equipment / Hardware / Networking
<1% * * * * * * *
Internet Services
7% $110,000 $122,500 $135,000 $20,000 82% * 14%
Other Technology
<1% * * * * * * *
Software
3% $103,750 $125,000 $130,000 $25,000 63% * *
Telecommunications
<1% * * * * * * *
All Industries
100% $110,000 $125,000 $135,000 $25,000 67% $34,700 20%
Salary Statistics by Function
Function Statistics
  % 25%
Base
Salary
Median
Base
Salary
75%
Base
Salary
Median
Signing
Bonus
Receiving
Signing
Bonus
Median
Other
Guaranteed
Comp**
Receiving
Other
Guaranteed
Comp**
Business Development
9% $109,000 $120,000 $125,000 $20,000 58% $15,000 15%
Consulting
24% $125,188 $135,000 $135,000 $25,000 89% $22,500 13%
Finance
32% $110,000 $130,000 $150,000 $32,500 50% $60,000 35%
Investment Banking
6% $100,000 $100,000 $110,000 $40,000 94% $17,500 19%
Investment Management / Hedge Fund
10% $123,750 $137,500 $150,000 $35,000 47% $60,000 34%
Venture Capital / Private Equity / LBO
15% $125,000 $150,000 $175,000 $25,000 34% $77,500 41%
Other Finance
1% $100,000 $112,500 $132,500 * 63% * *
General Management
13% $102,500 $115,000 $125,000 $25,000 71% $25,000 9%
Manufacturing / Operations
1% $97,996 $117,500 $121,250 $25,000 88% * *
Project Management
<1% * * * * * * *
Other General Management
3% $115,000 $120,000 $122,500 $25,000 79% * *
General Mgt
7% $100,000 $112,500 $125,500 $25,000 67% * 12%
Marketing
13% $106,000 $120,000 $130,000 $25,000 75% $20,000 12%
Brand / Product Management
9% $108,500 $120,000 $131,500 $25,000 76% $20,000 18%
General Marketing
3% $98,750 $111,000 $121,250 $12,500 67% * *
Sales
<1% * * * * * * *
Other Marketing
<1% * * * * * * *
Other
5% $110,000 $120,000 $135,000 $20,000 45% * *
Human Resources
<1% * * * * * * *
Product Development
<1% * * * * * * *
Real Estate
2% $110,000 $115,000 $127,500 * 45% * *
All Other
2% $115,000 $120,000 $140,000 $27,500 50% * *
Strategic Planning
5% $100,000 $110,000 $125,000 $25,000 77% $16,500 27%
All Functions
100% $110,000 $125,000 $135,000 $25,000 67% $34,700 20%
Salary Statistics by Location
Location Statistics
  % 25%
Base
Salary
Median
Base
Salary
75%
Base
Salary
Median
Signing
Bonus
Receiving
Signing
Bonus
Median
Other
Guaranteed
Comp**
Receiving
Other
Guaranteed
Comp**
Mid-Atlantic
5% $112,500 $135,000 $135,000 $25,000 59% * *
Washington D.C.
3% $110,000 $135,000 $137,500 $25,000 53% * *
Other Mid-Atlantic
2% $125,000 $133,500 $135,000 $25,000 70% * *
Midwest
8% $106,000 $125,000 $135,000 $25,000 82% $15,000 18%
Chicago
6% $110,000 $132,500 $135,000 $25,000 78% $22,500 22%
Other Midwest
2% $106,000 $106,500 $126,120 $27,500 93% * *
Northeast
40% $110,000 $125,000 $144,000 $25,000 56% $60,000 19%
Boston
13% $115,000 $130,000 $140,000 $25,000 53% $35,000 10%
New York City
23% $100,000 $125,000 $150,000 $25,000 56% $87,500 22%
New England (Except Boston)
2% $123,750 $150,000 $175,000 $25,500 50% * *
Other Northeast
2% $121,250 $135,000 $135,000 $25,000 90% * *
South
4% $115,000 $130,000 $135,000 $25,000 95% * *
Atlanta
<1% * * * * * * *
Other South
3% $110,000 $120,000 $135,000 $25,000 94% * *
Southwest
5% $113,500 $132,500 $136,250 $25,000 84% $13,280 25%
Texas
5% $122,250 $135,000 $140,000 $25,000 86% * 21%
Other Southwest
<1% * * * * * * *
West
23% $115,000 $125,000 $135,000 $25,000 75% $30,000 20%
California - Bay Area
14% $120,000 $125,000 $140,000 $20,000 74% $34,500 16%
California - Los Angeles
4% $118,750 $120,000 $135,000 $20,000 60% $75,000 36%
California - Other
<1% * * * * * * *
Pacific Northwest
4% $110,000 $115,000 $128,750 $25,000 100% * *
Other West
<1% * * * * * * *
Asia
5% $87,500 $110,000 $121,500 $25,000 67% $37,000 41%
China
<1% * * * * * * *
Hong Kong, SAR
<1% * * * * * * *
India
<1% * * * * * * *
Other Asia
3% $90,993 $110,000 $125,000 $25,000 78% $37,000 56%
Australia & Oceania
<1% * * * * * * *
Canada
1% $113,750 $123,864 $136,250 * * * *
Europe
6% $120,216 $131,780 $150,000 $25,000 51% $31,400 20%
England
5% $120,966 $131,780 $150,000 $25,155 52% $31,400 24%
Other Europe
1% $112,500 $135,000 $150,000 * * * *
Latin America
1% $90,000 $90,000 $112,500 $27,500 86% * *
Brazil
0% * * * * * * *
Other Latin America
1% $90,000 $90,000 $112,500 $27,500 86% * *
Middle East & North Africa
2% $102,500 $115,000 $125,000 $25,000 80% * *
Sub Saharan Africa
<1% * * * * * * *
United States
84% $110,000 $125,000 $135,000 $25,000 68% $40,000 19%
International
16% $107,750 $120,000 $135,000 $25,000 63% $27,050 26%
All Locations
100% $110,000 $125,000 $135,000 $25,000 67% $34,700 20%