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MBA Salary Statistics

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McCombs was recently recognized by Bloomberg Businessweek as the #7 Best MBA Program for Job Placement (2010).

Armed with an MBA from the McCombs School of Business, you will have the knowledge and business acumen to tackle a career in the industry of your choice. Our job placement and salary statistics demonstrate how highly sought after Texas MBAs are in industries across the board.

MBA Full-Time Salary Stats

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 Stats

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.

 

Page last updated: 5/15/2013