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Compensation of Accepted Offers by Industry, Class of 2017

Industry % Average Weekly
Base ($)
Median Weekly
Base ($)
Low ($) High ($)
Consulting 19.5% 2,274 2,500 200 3,000
Consumer Packaged Goods 11.4% 1,541 1,700 100 2,960
Energy 1.6% 1,230 1,500 120 1,800
Financial Services 32.7% 2,231 2,400 450 3,846
Asset Management
3.0% 1,556 1,750 450 2,400
Commercial Banking
0.8% 1,642 1,731 800 2,395
Diversified Financial Services
1.9% 2,263 1,923 1,885 3,846
Hedge Fund
1.4% 1,930 1,923 1,500 2,403
Insurance
0.8%
Investment Banking
21.9% 2,408 2,404 1,200 3,125
Venture Capital/Private Equity
3.0% 1,320 1,000 600 2,500
Healthcare 2.2% 1,421 1,700 360 1,842
Media/Entertainment 7.3% 970 1,000 375 2,025
Non-Profit 1.6% 1,000 1,000 1,000 1,000
Real Estate 3.5% 1,293 1,000 600 2,000
Retail 3.0% 994 1,000 600 1,800
Technology 10.8% 1,872 1,846 720 4,250
Other 6.5% 1,319 1,000 400 3,100
Entrepreneurial/Start-up
3.5% 861 900 400 1,500
Law
1.4% 3,080 3,070 3,070 3,100
Government
0.5%
Hospitality
0.5%
Manufacturing
0.3%
Other
0.3%

†: Reporting numbers insufficient  to provide salary information


   

Historical Employment Data, by Industry

 
Industry Class of 2017 Class of 2016 Class of 2015 Class of 2014 Class of 2013
Consulting 20% 20% 15% 18% 15%
Consumer Products 11% 9% 9% 9% 9%
Energy/Power 2% * 1% 1% *
Financial Services          
Asset Management
3% 1% 3% 4% 3%
Commercial Banking
*     * 1%
Diversified Financial Services
2% 4% 5% 6% 6%
Hedge Fund
1% * 1% 2% 2%
Insurance
* * * 1%  
Investment Banking
22% 28% 25% 27% 32%
Venture Capital/Private Equity
3% 3% 1% 5% *
Entertainment/Media 7% 8% 12% 9% 10%
Healthcare/Pharmaceuticals/Biotech 2% 2% 2% 2% 3%
Hospitality * * * *  
Government * * 1% * *
Manufacturing * * * *  
Not-for-Profit/Education 2% 2% 3% 1% 3%
Real Estate 4% 2% 2% 1% 1%
Retail/Luxury Retail 3% 2% 8% 5% 4%
Technology/Telecommunications 11% 9% 3% 4% 2%
Transporation & Logistic Services   * * * *
Other          
Entrepreneurial/Start-up
4% 3% 3% 1% 3%
Law
1% 2% * * *
Other
*   * * 4%
*Less than 1% of accepted offers
**Due to rounding, totals do not always add up to 100%