Base Salaries

Industry - Full Time

Base Salary Acceptances - by Industry, Full-time Class of 20191

Industry Percent(%) Low($) High($) Average($) Median($)
Agribusiness 0.2% * * * *
Consulting 31.0% 80,452 170,000 150,603 160,000
Consumer Packaged Goods 8.0% 70,000 165,000 121,074 115,000
Apparel/Textiles 0.8% 135,000 142,100 136,775 135,000
Electronics 0.2% * * * *
Food and Beverage 3.7% 70,000 157,500 119,898 117,500
Household/Personal 2.3% 98,000 155,000 115,333 110,000
Luxury Goods 0.4% * * * *
Other Consumer Packaged Goods 0.6% * * * *
Energy 0.8% 110,000 137,000 124,250 125,000
Financial Services 18.5% 50,000 300,000 147,473 150,000
Diversified Financial Services 1.0% 120,000 200,000 137,600 121,500
General Financial Services 0.2% * * * *
Hedge Funds 0.2% * * * *
Insurance 0.8% 120,000 138,500 129,625 130,000
Investment Banking/Brokerage 5.7% 73,500 250,000 148,667 150,000
Investment Management 1.7% 120,000 175,000 139,444 130,000
Private Equity 7.4% 97,500 300,000 156,735 150,000
Venture Capital 1.3% 50,000 162,500 122,083 125,000
Other Financial Services 0.2% * * * *
Healthcare 6.5% 60,000 275,000 128,794 125,000
Biotechnology 0.2% * * * *
General Healthcare 0.8% 115,000 125,000 121,250 122,500
Medical Devices 0.8% * * * *
Pharmaceutical Manufacturers 0.8% 118,000 135,000 127,000 127,500
Pharmaceutical Other 0.8% 120,000 137,000 129,250 130,000
Providers & Services 2.9% 60,000 275,000 135,250 130,000
Other Healthcare 0.2% * * * *
Hospitality 0.2% * * * *
Manufacturing 2.3% 112,000 145,000 124,151 120,000
Automotive 0.4% * * * *
Chemicals 0.4% * * * *
General Manufacturing 0.6% * * * *
Other Manufacturing 0.9% 112,000 120,000 117,283 120,000
Media/Entertainment 0.4% * * * *
Nonprofit 1.5% 75,000 122,000 90,500 87,500
Real Estate 1.9% 70,000 150,000 112,500 117,500
Commercial 0.9% 90,000 150,000 112,000 100,000
General Real Estate 0.4% * * * *
Residential 0.2% * * * *
Services 0.2% * * * *
Other Real Estate 0.2% * * * *
Retail 2.7% 90,000 177,000 120,845 112,500
Technology 25.1% 68,000 270,000 133,075 133,500
EdTech 0.2% * * * *
Equipment/Hardware/Networking 2.9% 115,000 163,000 139,900 140,000
FinTech 1.5% 100,000 150,000 130,256 135,000
General Technology 6.1% 76,530 160,000 135,048 132,500
HealthTech 0.8% 105,000 140,000 124,375 126,250
Internet Services/E-Commerce 6.7% 68,000 270,000 127,642 130,000
Software 6.3% 106,000 175,000 135,763 137,500
Telecommunications Services 0.2% * * * *
Other Technology 0.4% * * * *
Transportation & Logistics Services 0.9% 110,000 151,030 125,606 111,000
197% of job accepting graduates provided usable salary information.
*Reporting numbers insufficient to provide salary data.

Function - Full Time

Base Salary Acceptances - by Function, Full-time Class of 20191

Function Percent(%) Low($) High($) Average($) Median($)
Business Development 2.3% 70,000 150,000 123,841 130,000
Consulting 34.0% 80,452 175,000 148,817 152,500
Corporate Strategy/Strategic Planning 4.8% 76,530 177,000 130,073 130,000
Finance/Accounting 18.5% 50,000 300,000 142,932 150,000
Accounting 0.2% * * * *
Analyst/Research 0.2% * * * *
Corporate Development 1.1% 75,000 140,000 116,315 122,500
Corporate Finance 0.9% 77,645 151,030 118,419 122,500
General Finance 0.8% 111,000 142,100 123,700 118,000
Investment Banking 5.5% 73,500 250,000 149,104 150,000
Investment Management 2.6% 97,500 270,000 163,036 152,500
Mergers & Acquisitions within Company 1.7% 125,000 300,000 169,444 160,000
Other Finance 0.8% 135,000 200,000 158,125 148,750
Private Client Services/Wealth Management 0.6% * * * *
Private Equity 1.3% 100,000 200,000 132,236 121,708
Restructure/Turnaround 0.2% * * * *
Risk Management 0.2% * * * *
Venture Capital 0.8% 50,000 120,000 102,500 120,000
Real Estate Asset/Property Management 0.2% * * * *
Real Estate Development/Construction 0.8% 115,000 150,000 126,250 120,000
Real Estate Finance 0.6% * * * *
General Management 11.7% 68,000 175,000 127,298 130,000
General Management 6.9% 71,000 175,000 133,167 135,000
Project Management 0.9% 70,187 133,500 107,737 130,000
Retail Management 0.2% * * * *
Rotational/Development Program 2.8% 120,000 160,000 129,806 125,000
Service Operations 0.2% * * * *
Other General Management 0.6% * * * *
Marketing/Sales 13.8% 90,000 270,000 125,253 120,000
Buyer/Merchandising 0.2% * * * *
Brand Management 8.2% 95,000 270,000 125,220 118,000
Communications/Public Relations 0.2% * * * *
General Marketing/Sales 2.8% 105,000 165,000 124,750 120,000
Merchandising/Retail 0.6% * * * *
Product Development 0.6% * * * *
Product Marketing Management 0.6% * * * *
Research/Consumer Insights 0.2% * * * *
Sales 0.2% * * * *
Other Marketing/Sales 0.2% * * * *
Operations/Logistics 2.5% 70,000 150,000 129,217 137,500
Operations/Production 2.1% 70,000 150,000 127,060 135,000
Purchasing 0.2% * * * *
Supply Chain/Logistics 0.2% * * * *
Other 2.1% 60,000 275,000 126,500 120,000
Administration 0.4% * * * *
Corporate Social Responsibility 0.2% * * * *
Data Analytics/Data Science 0.4% * * * *
Economic Analysis/Research 0.4% * * * *
Education (Administrator/Faculty) 0.2% * * * *
Entrepreneurship 0.2% * * * *
Healthcare/Medical Professional 0.4% * * * *
Technology 10.3% 94,000 180,000 135,533 135,000
Business Analysis and Design 0.9% 112,000 170,000 136,800 130,000
E-Commerce/Internet/Web Site Mgmt 0.4% * * * *
General Technology 3.1% 100,000 175,000 137,806 140,000
Product Management 5.9% 94,000 180,000 134,835 135,000
197% of job-accepting graduates reported usable salary information.
*Reporting numbers insufficient to provide salary data

Industry - Internships

Monthly Salaries1 - by Industry, Summer Interns, Class of 20202

Industry Percent(%)3 Low($) High($) Average($) Median($)
Consulting 27.9% 2,800 14,583 12,281 13,500
Consumer Packaged Goods 9.2% 1,667 13,800 7,246 7,583
Apparel/Textiles 1.2% 5,948 12,000 7,781 6,370
Food and Beverage 6.4% 1,667 13,800 7,339 7,627
General Consumer Packaged Goods 0.2% * * * *
Household/Personal 1.2% 6,800 8,160 7,543 7,592
Luxury Goods 0.2% * * * *
Energy 1.2% 4,333 14,000 7,989 7,533
Financial Services 14.6% 1,666 13,600 9,096 10,000
Commercial Banking 0.2% * * * *
Diversified Financial Services 0.8% 4,800 11,000 8,877 9,854
Economic Development/Microfinance 0.2% * * * *
General Financial Services 0.2% * * * *
Hedge Funds 0.4% * * * *
Insurance 0.2% * * * *
Investment Banking/Brokerage 6.0% 8,333 13,333 12,027 12,500
Investment Management 1.0% 6,240 12,000 8,715 8,334
Private Equity 3.3% 1,680 13,600 7,393 7,400
Venture Capital 2.3% 1,666 10,000 4,451 4,000
Government 0.4% * * * *
Healthcare 5.5% 2,200 9,600 7,014 7,306
General Healthcare 1.0% 7,200 8,846 7,809 7,800
Medical Devices 1.4% 6,400 9,600 7,789 7,840
Pharmaceutical Manufacturers 0.6% * * * *
Pharmaceutical Other 0.4% * * * *
Providers & Services 1.7% 2,200 9,583 6,429 6,800
Other Healthcare 0.4% * * * *
Hospitality/Tourism 0.6% * * * *
Manufacturing 5.0% 3,500 11,000 7,841 8,500
Automotive 0.6% * * * *
Chemicals 1.0% 7,400 10,000 8,569 8,000
General Manufacturing 1.2% 8,500 11,000 9,056 8,500
Other Manufacturing 2.2% 3,500 9,500 7,060 8,500
Media/Entertainment 1.0% * * * *
Entertainment/Leisure/Recreation 0.8% * * * *
Radio/TV/Cable/Film 0.2% * * * *
Nonprofit 2.8% 2,000 12,500 4,865 4,000
Consulting 0.2% * * * *
Nonprofit Education 0.4% * * * *
General Nonprofit 1.2% 4,000 4,000 4,000 4,000
Social Enterprise 1.0% 2,000 6,800 4,229 4,345
Other 2.2% 2,000 8,000 4,870 4,350
Agribusiness 0.2% * * * *
For Profit Education 0.4% * * * *
Engineering Services 0.2% * * * *
Environmental Services & Sustainability 0.2% * * * *
Sports & Sports Management 1.2% 3,000 8,000 4,640 4,200
Real Estate 1.4% 3,200 12,500 8,186 9,000
Commercial 1.2% 3,200 12,500 8,050 8,500
General Real Estate 0.2% * * * *
Retail 3.1% 3,500 10,000 7,154 7,400
Technology 24.8% 1,849 12,080 7,731 8,021
Equipment/Hardware/Networking 2.2% 6,600 9,856 8,236 8,814
FinTech 1.7% 3,631 11,000 7,741 8,000
General Technology 5.0% 1,849 12,080 6,879 7,446
HealthTech 0.6% * * * *
Internet Services/E-Commerce 7.4% 2,302 12,000 8,478 9,203
Multimedia Products & Services 0.2% * * * *
Software 5.9% 3,500 11,000 7,834 8,480
Telecommunications Services 1.0% 7,000 9,182 8,556 9,000
Other Technology 0.6% * * * *
Other Telecommunications 0.2% * * * *
Transportation & Logistics Services 0.4% * * * *
1One percent of students reported accepting an unpaid summer internship.
2Data for sponsored students reporting summer internship details is included in this table.
3Six students reported accepting multiple internships.
*Reporting numbers insufficient to provide salary data.

Function - Internships

Monthly Salaries1 - by Function, Summer Interns, Class of 20202

Function Percent(%)3 Low($) High($) Average($) Median($)
Business Development 5.0% 2,000 14,000 6,576 5,900
Consulting 30.3% 2,400 14,583 11,687 13,100
Corporate Strategy/Strategic Planning 7.6% 1,667 12,080 7,391 7,650
Finance/Accounting 17.9% 1,666 13,600 8,469 8,638
Analyst/Research 1.0% 1,666 10,000 5,653 5,600
Corporate Development 0.8% 3,500 5,000 4,125 4,000
Corporate Finance 1.4% 7,400 8,650 8,175 8,000
Fundraising/Development 0.4% * * * *
General Finance 1.7% 1,850 10,000 6,773 7,400
Investment Banking 5.3% 10,417 13,333 12,228 12,500
Investment Management 1.7% 3,578 10,000 7,697 8,167
Mergers & Acquisitions within Company 1.0% 8,000 13,600 10,823 9,600
Private Client Services/Wealth Mgmt 0.2% * * * *
Private Equity 1.4% 1,680 10,337 5,923 5,600
Real Estate Development/Construction 0.4% * * * *
Real Estate Finance 0.4% * * * *
Venture Capital 0.8% 1,750 5,800 3,288 2,800
Other Finance 1.2% 2,000 9,000 5,332 4,247
Other Real Estate 0.2% * * * *
General Management 7.4% 2,200 13,500 8,072 8,167
Customer Relations 0.2% * * * *
General Management 4.4% 2,200 13,500 8,589 8,500
General Manufacturing 0.2% * * * *
Project Management 1.0% 2,400 10,500 6,292 7,000
Rotational/Development Program 1.2% 6,400 10,000 8,380 9,333
Service Operations 0.4% * * * *
Human Resources 0.6% * * * *
Marketing/Sales 13.3% 2,000 13,800 7,379 7,680
Brand Management 8.2% 2,400 13,800 7,776 7,680
Buyer/Merchandising 0.4% * * * *
General Marketing/Sales 2.5% 2,000 11,000 6,695 6,500
Merchandising/Retail 0.4% * * * *
Product Development 0.4% * * * *
Product Marketing Management 0.2% * * * *
Research/Consumer Insights 0.6% * * * *
Sales 0.2% * * * *
Other Marketing/Sales 0.4% * * * *
Operations/Logistics 1.6% 2,000 10,000 6,895 7,250
Operations/Production 1.0% 2,000 10,000 6,260 6,000
Purchasing 0.2% * * * *
Supply Chain/Logistics 0.4% * * * *
Other 3.2% 2,000 12,500 5,830 4,900
Administration 0.2% * * * *
Data Analytics/Data Science 0.6% * * * *
Economic Analysis/Research 0.4% * * * *
Entrepreneurship 0.4% * * * *
Other 1.6% 2,000 12,500 5,967 4,150
Technology 13.1% 1,849 12,000 8,178 8,500
Business Analysis and Design 1.6% 3,600 11,200 7,688 8,000
E-Commerce/Internet/Website Management 0.4% * * * *
General Technology 2.5% 1,849 9,208 7,804 8,480
Integration/Implementation 0.2% * * * *
Product Management 8.4% 4,000 12,000 8,442 8,814
1 1% of students reported accepting an unpaid summer internship.
2 Data for sponsored students reporting summer internship details is included in this table.
3 Six students reported accepting multiple internships.
* Reporting numbers insufficient to provide salary data.

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