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A Profile: 239 students

Women 33%
US Minorities 29%
International 36%
Median Work Experience 5 years

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Top Industries:

Technology 31%
Consulting 20.7%
Financial Services 14.3%
Energy 7.4%
Pharma/Biotech/Healthcare 6.9%
Consumer Products/Retail 9.4%
Real Estate 3.4%
Nonprofits & Social Enterprises 3%
Media/Entertainment 2%
Government 0.5%

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Top Functions:

Marketing 26.1%
Consulting 22.2%
Business Development/Strategy 17.7%
Finance 15.8%
General Management 10.3%
Real Estate 3.4%
Operations 1%

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Top Hiring Companies:

Amazon LEK Consulting
The Boston Consulting Group McKinsey & Company
Clorox Microsoft
Deloitte Consulting PayPal
Facebook Rocket Internet
Genentech Samsung
Google Zynga

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Salary by Industry

Industry % Mean Base Annual Salary Median Base Annual Salary Mean Signing Bonus1 Mean Total Other Comp2
Consulting 20.7% $124,099 $130,000 $28,320 $32,484
Consumer Products/Retail 9.4% $102,969 $98,000 $18,864 $12,925
Energy 7.4% $112,167 $108,000 $15,813 $21,956
Financial Services 14.3% $111,785 $100,000 $31,993 $40,804
Government 0.5% N/A N/A N/A N/A
Media/Entertainment 2.0% $118,333 $118,000 $13,333 N/A
Nonprofits & Social Enterprises 3.0% $93,800 $90,000 N/A N/A
Pharma/Biotech/ Healthcare 6.9% $114,625 $113,750 $15,025 $20,870
Real Estate 3.4% $117,667 $112,500 N/A $34,367
Technology 31.0% $119,108 $120,000 $22,098 $21,797
Other 1.5% $122,667 $110,000 N/A N/A
Grand Total 100% $116,045 $115,000 $25,467 $28,041


1Mean Signing Bonus. 69.7% of those reporting salaries reported receiving a Signing Bonus.

2Mean Total Other Guaranteed Compensation includes annual bonus, performance bonus, and other guaranteed bonuses. 51.7% of those reporting salaries reported receiving some form of Other Guaranteed Compensation.

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Salary by Function

Function% Mean Base Salary Median Base Salary Mean Signing Bonus1 Mean Total Other Comp2
Business Development/Strategy 17.7% $116,391 $119,000 $24,483 $26,619
Consulting 22.2% $122,229 $130,000 $29,287 $33,718
Finance 15.8% 112,764 $110,000 $33,394 $38,101
General Management 10.3% $110,211 $110,000 $18,309 $15,875
Marketing 26.1% $114,390 $115,000 $21,026 $19,158
MIS 0.5% N/A N/A N/A N/A
Operations 1.0% N/A N/A N/A N/A
Real Estate 3.4% $117,667 $112,500 N/A $34,367
Other 3.0% $120,375 $120,000 $13,125 $17,300
Grand Total 100% $116,045 $115,000 $25,467 $28,041


1Mean Signing Bonus. 69.7% of those reporting salaries reported receiving a Signing Bonus.

2Mean Total Other Guaranteed Compensation includes annual bonus, performance bonus, and other guaranteed bonuses. 51.7% of those reporting salaries reported receiving some form of Other Guaranteed Compensation.



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MBA Class of 2013, Summer Internships

A Profile: 251 students

Women 30%
US Minorities 43%
International 36%
Median Work Experience 5 years


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Top Industries:

Technology 30.7%
Financial Services 16.2%
Consulting 15.8%
Pharma/Biotech/Healthcare 10.0%
Energy 8.7%
Consumer Products/Retail 8.3%
Nonprofits & Social Enterprises 4.1%
Real Estate 2.1%
Manufacturing 1.2%


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Top Functions:

Marketing 26.6%
Business Development/Strategy 18.9%
Finance 18.0%
Consulting 16.7%
General Management 7.2%
Real Estate 3.2%
Operations 1.8%
Corporate Social Responsibility 0.9%
Human Resource 0.9%
MIS 0.5%


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Top Ten Hiring Companies:

Amazon Google
Apple Kaiser Permanente
Autodesk McKinsey & Company
Bain & Company Monitor Group
The Boston Consulting Group Novartis
Citi Onyx Pharmaceuticals
Deloitte Consulting LLP Opower
Dow Chemical Company PG&E Corporation
Johnson & Johnson Visa Inc
JP Morgan Chase  

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Salary by Industry

Industry % Mean Salary3 Median Salary3
Consulting 15.8% $9,391 $10,000
Consumer Products/Retail 8.3% $5,077 $5,285
Energy 8.7% $4,880 $4,080
Financial Services 16.2% $7,137 $7,600
Manufacturing 1.2% $6,350 $7,300
Nonprofits & Social Enterprises 4.1% $2,944 $3,000
Pharma/Biotech/Healthcare 10.0% $6,701 $7,000
Real Estate 2.1% $5,800 $5,850
Technology 30.7% $7,031 $7,500
Other 2.9% $5,861 $5,000
Grand Total 100% $6,6872 $7,175

3Salary shown is monthly; one month is defined as 4.33 weeks.



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Salary by Function

Business Development/Strategy 18.9% $5,849 $6,250
Consulting 16.7% $9,322 $10,000
CSR 0.9% N/A N/A
Finance 18.0% $6,687 $7,500
General Management 7.2% $6,725 $7175
Marketing 26.6% $6,459 $6,600
MIS 0.5% N/A N/A
Operations 1.8% $8,194 $8,000
Real Estate 3.2% $6,150 $6,000
Other 5.4% $5,970 $5,500
Grand Total 100% $6,872 $7,175

3Salary shown is monthly; one month is defined as 4.33 weeks.

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