• A total of 94% of Darden’s Class of 2014 received job offers within three months of graduation. The average base salary of a 2014 graduate was $112,257.

    View the employment data for the MBA Class of 2014 below or download the complete 2014-2015 Darden Employment Report. You can also view past employment reports on the Recruiters and Companies webpage.

    Employment Data by Job Function

    Job Function Percentage Average Base Salary
    Consulting 33% $131,863
    Finance 23 102,950
    General Management 26 106,853
    Marketing 17 102,751
    Other 2 75,558
    Total 100%* $112,257

    *Percentages have been rounded and may not total 100.

    Employment Data by Industry

    Industry Percentage Average Base Salary
    Consulting 28% $131,911
    Consumer Products 9 98,729
    Energy 2 116,250
    Financial Services 22 103,296
    Government 2 72,758
    Manufacturing 9 106,165
    Pharma/Biotech/Healthcare 5 106,692
    Real Estate 2 105,000
    Retail 2 105,000
    Technology 16 110,488
    Transportation 1 96,680
    Other 2 98,088
    Total 100%* $112,257

    * Percentages have been rounded and may not total 100.

    Accepted Job Offer Source

    Full-Time Students - Source % Jobs
    All School-Facilitated Activities (including internships) 87%
    All Student-Facilitated Activities (including internships) 13%
    Total 100%*

    * Percentages have been rounded and may not total 100.

    Timing of Job Offers

    First Offer by Graduation Total Offers 3 Months After Graduation
    Permanent Work Authorization 90% 95%
    Non-Permanent Work Authorization 86% 92%
    Total Graduates 89% 94%