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Salary Statistics

BBA Full-Time Salary Statistics

BBA Salary Survey 2013
Full-Time Overall Salaries
Average: $58,049 Median: $58,000 Standard Deviation: $11,013
Full-Time Statistics by Major Average Standard Deviation % of Reports*
Accounting $54,761 $10,526 3%
Engineering Route to Business/Science and Technology Management $66,625 $11,249 3%
Finance $61,130 $10,284 47%
Honors + BBA* $64,823 $10,969 12%
International Business** N/A N/A N/A
Management $54,670 $11,159 3%
Marketing $48,286 $9,690 17%
Management Information Systems $58,768 $8,268 19%
Supply Chain Management $57,650 $9,690 7%

*Business Honors Program (BHP) students are allowed to have a double major in business: one in Honors and one in another business discipline. Those Honors students who double major have been counted in the calculations for both individual majors as reflected in the percentage (%) of reports by major.
**Salary statistics for International Business majors is not listed due to lack of reported data.

Full-Time Statistics by Geographical Region Average Standard Deviation % of Reports
Texas $57,787 $10,448 79%
Austin, Texas** $51,925 $10,837 20%**
Dallas, Texas** $59,087 $9,446 34%**
Houston, Texas** $60,096 $9,906 43%**
Other Texas $48,835 $7,733 3%**
Mid-Atlantic $60,100 $12,023 1%
Midwest $58,233 $9,051 3%
Northeast $59,998 $11,614 6%
South $48,550 $8,808 2%
Southwest $61,775 $23,265 1%
West $62,316 $14,501 7%
International     $51,000 $12,728 0.5%
**The percentage (%) of reports for Austin, Dallas, Houston, and Other Texas (each) is a percentage of the overall Texas reports.
Full-Time Statistics by Industry Average Standard Deviation % of Reports
Automotive/Transportation $56,902 $6,503 2%
Banking (Commercial) $55,857 $7,812 5%
Banking (Investment) $68,788 $7,453 12%
Communications/Marketing/eCommerce $44,167 $10,167 1%
Computer Technology/Equipment/Software $57,820 $11,613 14%
Consulting $61,549 $9,593 21%
Consumer Goods $55,074 $10,460 4%
Financial Services (excl banks) $53,277 $10,112 9%
Government/Non-Profit/Law $41,919 $7,343 2%
Insurance/Real Estate $51,563 $11,021 4%
Manufacturing/Electronics $56,196 $4,526 2%
Petroleum Refining/Energy $62,186 $8,179 10%
Pharma/Biotech/Health $53,213 $13,486 1%
Public Accounting $56,284 $4,681 4%
Retail/Entertainment/Hospitality $47,782 $6,766 7%
Other $40,675 $955 0.5%

Data based on 430 student reports of offers and accepts as of graduation. 13% of students who reported are attending graduate school or are not seeking employment. Results were compiled from information reported by students via the BBA Exit Survey.

BBA Intern Salary Statistics

BBA Intern Salary Survey 2013
Internship Overall Salaries
Average (Monthly): $3,301 Median (Monthly): $3,466 Standard Deviation (Monthly): $1,297
Internship Statistics by Major Monthly Average Standard Deviation % of Reports*
Accounting $3,374 $1,012 4%
Finance $3,573 $1,435 31%
Honors + BBA* $4,324 $1,306 9%
International Business $2,484 $701 1%
Management $2,271 $717 3%
Marketing $2,407 $900 13%
Management Information Systems $3,572 $1,182 11%
Supply Chain Management & Engineering Route to Business/Science and Technology Management $3,078 $882 5%
Unspecified Business $3,304 $1,280 30%
*Business Honors Program (BHP) students are allowed to have a double major in business: one in Honors and one in another business discipline. Those Honors students who double major have been counted in the calculations for both individual majors as reflected in the percentage (%) of reports by major.
Internship Statistics by Geographical Region Monthly Average Standard Deviation % of Reports
Texas $3.173 $1,300 76%
Austin, Texas** $2,282 $869 46%**
Dallas, Texas** $3,463 $1,179 23%**
Houston, Texas** $3,791 $1,267 29%**
Other Texas** $3,597 $1,486 3%**
Mid-Atlantic $3,303 $1,517 2%
Midwest $3,293 $962 4%
Northeast $4,221 $1,336 6%
South $3,249 $351 2%
Southwest $3,760 $815 1%
West $3,858 $1,141 5%
International $2,315 $546 4%
The percentage (%) of reports for Austin, Dallas, Houston, and Other Texas (each) is a percentage of the overall Texas reports.
Internship Statistics by Industry Monthly Average Standard Deviation % of Reports
Automotive/Transportation $2,809 $862 3%
Banking (Commercial) $3,437 $1,263 5%
Banking (Investment) $4,271 $1,580 13%
Communications/Marketing/eCommerce $2,001 $656 4%
Computer Technology/Equipment/Software $3,205 $1,182 9%
Consulting $3,616 $1,274 9%
Consumer Goods $2,918 $901 4%
Financial Services (exl banks) $3,136 $1,168 10%
Government/Non-Profit/Law $2,277 $831 7%
Insurance/Real Estate $2,772 $1,314 7%
Manufacturing/Electronics $3,306 $182 1%
Petroleum Refining/Energy $3,763 $925 9%
Pharma/Biotech/Health $2,644 $726 3%
Public Accounting $3,933 $975 3%
Retail/Entertainment/Hospitality $2,220 $626 10%
Other $2,332 $733 3%

Data based on 634 voluntary reports of offers and accepts. Internship salary statistics exclude unpaid internships. However, the "% of Reports" statistic includes paid and unpaid internships. Results were compiled from information reported by students via the BBA Intern Survey.

MPA Employment & Salary Statistics

MPA Employment Statistics
  Class of 2013 Class of 2012
Professional accounting services firms (Big 4, Mid-Cap and Regional Firms)  88%  88%
Industry  5%  4%
Investment Banking and other Financial Services  4%  4%
Consulting  2%  4%
Government/Public Sector  1%  0%
MPA Average Salary (Across all industries)
Class of 2013 $54,647
Class of 2012 $54,175
MPA Geographic Distribution of Employment

 Class of 2013  tMPA  iMPA Class of 2012
Texas  74%  64%  79% 83%
Northeast   2%  4%  1% 7%
Mid-Atlantic  8%  6%  9% -
Midwest   4%  6%  4%  2%
South (other than Texas)  4%  8%  2%  3%
West   8%  12%  5%  4%
International   -  -  -  1%
At time of graduation in 2013, percentage of MPA students who were
   MPA-All MPA-International 
Employed or received offers     95% 87%
Continuing education or postponing job search   2% 3%
Seeking employment  3% 10%

MBA Full-Time Salary Statistics

mba class of 2013 Full-time Salary Statistics*
Full-Time Statistics by Student Visa Status Mean Median
ALL STUDENTS

Base Salary $106,277 $100,000
Signing Bonus $24,738 $20,000
Guaranteed Bonus $12,503 $10,000
U.S./PERMANENT RESIDENTS

Base Salary $108,019 $100,000
Signing Bonus $24,743 $20,000
Guaranteed Bonus $12,958 $10,000
INTERNATIONAL

Base Salary $95,375 $100,000
Signing Bonus $24,705 $22,500
Guaranteed Bonus $9,684
$9,000



Full-Time Statistics by Function Median % Accepts
FINANCE & ACCOUNTING

Corporate Finance/Treasury $100,000 11%
Investment Banking $100,000 6%
Investment Management $105,000 4%
Commercial Banking $100,000 4%
Real Estate Finance $100,000 3%
Venture Capital/Private Equity $110,000 2%
Other Finance $87,500
2%
MARKETING

Brand & Product Management $100,200 11%
Other Marketing $95,000 6%
Sales
$81,000 3%
Market Research/Consumer Insights $97,000
2%
MANAGEMENT

Consulting $135,000 25%
Operations $98,000 6%
General Management Rotational Program
$110,000 4%
Project Management
$100,000
3%
Human Resources -- 0.4%
OTHER

Corporate/Business Development $100,000 4%
Strategic Planning $108,000 2%
Real Estate Development $72,000 2%



Full-Time Statistics by Industry Median % Accepts
Consulting $135,000 25%
Technology $104,686 18%
Consumer Products $100,000 7%
Investment Banking/Brokerage
$100,000 6%
Energy $100,000 6%
Investment Management $105,000 6%
Real Estate $90,000 5%
Commercial Banking
$100,000 5%
Travel and Transportation
$100,000 4%
Private Equity/Venture Capital
$110,000 3%
 Public Sector/Nonprofit
$75,000 3%
Retail
$100,000 3%
Manufacturing
$110,000 3%
Healthcare $100,000 2%
Diversified Financial Services/Insurance
$100,000 2%
Law
$160,000 2%
Other
$75,500 1%



Full-Time Statistics by Region Median % Accepts
Southwest $100,000 60%
West $117,500 15%
Northeast $100,000 7%
Midwest $100,000 6%
South $97,500 4%
Mid-Atlantic $135,000 3%



Outside the U.S $70,000 5%

*Data based on 228 reported accepted offers and 225 usable guaranteed MBA student-reported base salaries collected through September 29, 2013. This report complies with MBACSEA guidelines for data collection. Numbers and percentages are rounded to the nearest whole number.

MBA Intern Salary Statistics

mba class of 2014 Intern Salary Statistics*
Internship Statistics by Student Visa Status Mean Monthly Salary
Median Monthly Salary
ALL STUDENTS

Monthly Base Salary $6,848 $6,825
U.S./PERMANENT RESIDENTS

Monthly Base Salary $7,090 $7,083
INTERNATIONAL

Monthly Base Salary $5,789 $6,240



Internship Statistics by Function Median Monthly Salary % Accepts
FINANCE & ACCOUNTING

Corporate Finance/Treasury $6,862 10%
Investment Banking $8,333
5%
Investment Management $8,000 4%
Venture Capital/Private Equity $7,950 4%
Real Estate Finance $4,400 4%
Other Finance
$8,333 2%
Commercial Banking
$8,333
1%
MARKETING

Brand and Product Management $6,240 12%
Other Marketing $6,500 9%
Market Research/Consumer Insights $3,517 4%
Sales $5,370 2%
MANAGEMENT

Consulting $11,000 19%
Operations $6,667 9%
General Management Rotational Program
$6,567 4%
Project Management
$5,908
2%
Human Resources -- 1% 
OTHER

Corporate/Business Development $4,850 2%
Strategic Planning
--
2%
Information Management -- 1%
Real Estate Development -- 1%
Other $6,375 3%



Intern Statistics by Industry Median Monthly Salary % Accepts
Technology $6,240 28%
Consulting
$11,250 15%
Energy
$6,375 11%
Consumer Products $6,874 10%
Investment Banking $8,333 6%
Investment Management $8,000 5%
Real Estate
$3,880 4%
Diversified Financial Services/Insurance $7,692 3%
Private Equity/Venture Capital $4,000 3%
Healthcare $6,890 3%
Travel and Transportation $6,511 3%
Manufacturing
$7,267 3%
Entertainment/Media $6,400 2%
Commercial Banking
$8,333 2%
Public Sector/Non-profit
-- 2%

Other $5,208 3%



Intern Statistics by Region Median Monthly Salary % Accepts
Southwest $6,500 65%
West $7,367 15%
Northeast $7,746 6%
Midwest $7,475 5%
South $5,600 3%
Mid-Atlantic $7,250 2%
     
Outside the U.S. $5,000 4%

*Data based on 219 reported accepted offers and 205 usable guaranteed MBA student-reported base monthly intern salaries collected through October 10, 2013. This report complies with MBACSEA guidelines for data collection. Numbers and percentages are rounded to the nearest whole number.