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Compensation of Accepted Offers by Industry, Class of 2016

 
Industry % Average Base ($) Median Base ($) Low ($) High ($) Average
Signing Bonus ($)
Average Other
Guaranteed Bonus ($)
Consulting 28.5% 134,267 140,000 50,000 170,000 26,904 25,433
Consumer Packaged Goods 8.7% 102,308 103,000 90,000 115,000 20,188 15,000
Financial Services 35.3% 123,094 125,000 73,000 168,000 41,707 38,202
Asset Management 2.5% 126,000 125,000 110,000 140,000 31,750 55,000
Diversified Financial Services
2.8% 104,444 100,000 100,000 115,000 31,071 26,125
Hedge Fund
0.9% 125,667 125,000 102,000 150,000 42,500 41,500
Investment Banking
28.2% 125,407 125,000 100,000 150,000 43,910 39,000
Other*
0.9% 105,333 75,000 73,000 168,000 18,750 27,000
Healthcare 1.5% 110,000 110,000 95,000 130,000 22,500 8,000
Media/Entertainment 4.3% 97,909 95,000 80,000 120,000 7,500 10,125
Non-Profit 1.5%  †  †  †  †  †  †
Real Estate 1.5% 100,000 100,000 85,000 115,000 15,000 25,000
Retail 3.4% 85,200 85,000 45,000 120,000 15,000 17,000
Technology/Telecommunications 9.6% 113,464 117,000 60,000 175,000 33,835 38,824
Other 5.6% 127,923 110,000 60,000 180,000 8,333 30,000
Energy
0.3%  †   †   †   †   †   † 
Entrepreneurial/Start-up
0.6%  †   †   †   †   †   † 
Government
0.6%  †   †   †   †   †   † 
Hospitality
0.9%  †   †   †   †   †   † 
Law
2.5% 172,000 180,000 160,000 180,000 10,000  † 
Transportation & Logistics Services
0.6%  †   †   †   †   †   † 

*Financial Services Other inlcudes: Insurance and Venture Capital/Private Equity
† Reporting numbers insufficient  to provide salary information



Historical Employment Data, by Industry

 
Industry Class of 2016 Class of 2015 Class of 2014 Class of 2013 Class of 2012
Consulting 29% 29% 28% 23% 22%
Consumer Products 9% 10% 8% 8% 7%
Energy/Power * 1% * *  
Financial Services          
Asset Management
3% 3% 3% 3% 4%
Commercial Banking
      * *
Diversified Financial Services
3% 5% 5% 5% 11%
Executive Search
        *
Hedge Fund
* * * * 2%
Insurance
* * 2%    
Investment Banking
28% 24% 27% 30% 22%
Venture Capital/Private Equity
* 1% * 3% 3%
Government * 1% 2%    
Healthcare/Pharmaceuticals/Biotech 2% 2% 2% 1% 3%
Hospitality *   *    
Manufacturing   * * * *
Media/Entertainment 4% 5% 6% 5% 4%
Not-for-Profit/Education 2% 1% * 2% *
Real Estate 2% 2% 1% 1% 1%
Retail/Luxury Retail 3% 4% 4% 5% 3%
Technology/Telecommunications 10% 9% 6% 6% 8%
Transportation & Logistics Services *   1%   *
Other          
Entrepreneurial/Start-Up
* 1% 2% 2% 2%
Law
3% * * 2% *
Other
    * 1% 4%
*Less than 1% of accepted offers
**Due to rounding, totals do not always add up to 100%