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The tables below include employment statistics for the Class of 2013, as reported to MBA Career Services & Employer Alliance in October 2013. 

Employment Data by Job Function

Job Function Accepted Offers Average Base Salary Average Signing Bonus
Consulting
30%
$127,209
$26,515
Finance
31%
$102,087
$38,822
   Investment Banking 13% $100,545 $41,877
   Investment Management 3% $94,763 $34,286
   Corporate Finance 11% $103,052 $26,738
   Other Financial Services 4% $100,000 $43,333
General Management
21%
$105,792
$23,833
   Business Dev/Strategic Planning 4% $102,159 $21,611
   Executive Dev/Leadership Program 9% $107,652 $25,238
   Operations/Logistics 2% $101,750 $21,750
   Other General Management 5% $103,542 $22,778
Marketing 16% $102,742 $22,813
Other
2%
$134,000
N/A    
Total
100%*
$111,171
$29,421

* Percentages have been rounded and may not total 100.

Employment Data by Industry

Industry Accepted Offers Average Base Salary Average Signing Bonus
Consulting 27% $129,254 $26,615
Consumer Products 13% $100,818 $20,600
Energy 3% $110,571 $19,115
Financial Services 26% $101,469 $41,250
   Investment Banking 19% $100,348 $44,464
   Investment Mgmt/Portfolio Mgmt 2% $113,750 N/A
   Other Financial Services 5% $101,633 $27,273
Manufacturing 12% $106,577 N/A
Miscellaneous 3% $143,750 $16,750
Real Estate 1% $96,667 N/A
Technology 14% $111,817 $32,644
Transportation 1% $96,680 $20,000
Total 100%* $111,171 $29,421

* Percentages have been rounded and may not total 100.

Employment Data by Geography

Region Accepted Offers Average Base Salary
Mid-Atlantic
19%
$115,092
Midwest
11%
$109,705
Northeast
32%
$108,538
South
14%
$108,031
Southwest
7%
$118,250
West
12%
$116,650
International      5% $99,598
Total
100%
$111,171

Accepted Job Offer Source

Full-Time Students - Source
 % Jobs
All School-Facilitated Activities (including internships)
88%
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 86% 91%
Non-Permanent Work Authorization 79% 85%
Total Graduates 85% 90%

 

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