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Class of 2011

As you review the placement statistics, please note that all information is derived from student self-reported data.

Demographics*
Average years of prior work experience:4.7
Female:39%
Minority:29%
International and dual citizen:32%
*Information for the class entering Fall 2009

Source of Placement
Stern On/Off-Campus Scheduled Interviews:55%
Personal Contacts:17%
Stern Job Postings:13%
Stern Supported Activities:9%
Pre-Stern Employer:3%
Career Fair (External):3%

Geographical Region
USA:89%
Asia:7%
Europe:3%
Latin America:1%
Canada:0%
Africa & Middle East:0%

Geographical Region: USA
Northeast:88%
West:5%
Mid-Atlantic:3%
Midwest:2%
Southwest:1%
South:1%



Average Annual Salary
Total average:$162,370
Base average:$105,798
Full annual compensation range*:$50,000-$210,000
Signing bonus average**:$30,127
Guaranteed bonus average**:$26,445
*This statistic reflects the range of individual students' full compensation packages, including base salary, signing bonus, and other guaranteed compensation.

**Average bonus statistics are calculated only for those who provided bonus information.

NYU Stern does not include the amount or percentage of equity or stock options, corporate reimbursement for relocation and/or second year tuition expenses in its annual compensation totals.

Full-Time Employment Statistics by Industry
 % of Reported PlacementsMean Base SalaryBase Salary RangeMean Signing BonusMean Guaranteed Bonus
Investment Banking28%$102,932$80,000-$175,000$42,331$50,000
Consulting19%$122,996$92,500-$135,000$26,010$24,650
Diversified Financial Services11%$100,121$92,000-$140,000$33,000$13,129
Consumer Products8%$93,615$65,000-$108,000$20,000$16,329
Technology/Telecommunications7%$114,154$95,000-$135,000$15,000$27,500
Media/Entertainment/Communication5%$100,462$75,000-$120,000$15,000$14,250
Investment Management/Hedge Fund4%$108,583$75,000-$150,000$34,286n/a
Luxury/Retail3%$90,900$75,000-$110,000n/an/a
Private Equity/Venture Capital3%n/an/an/an/a
Pharmaceuticals/Healthcare2%$97,214$70,000-$110,000$18,333n/a
Entrepreneurial/Start-up2%$99,500$62,500-$120,000n/an/a
Energy/Power1%$108,750$90,000-$125,000n/an/a
Government1%$97,750$93,000-$105,000n/an/a
Other+6%$99,167$50,000-$125,000$21,719n/a
+Other includes Accounting, Commercial Banking, Education, Executive Search, Hospitality, Insurance, Law, Manufacturing, Not-for-Profit, Real Estate and Other

Full-Time Employment Statistics by Function
 % of Reported PlacementsMean Base SalaryBase Salary RangeMean Signing BonusMean Guaranteed Bonus
Consulting21%$122,190$92,000-$135,000$25,394$24,591
Marketing18%$95,611$60,000-$120,000$22,778$14,123
Investment Banking18%$104,173$80,000-$175,000$42,528$52,000
General/Corporate Finance7%$99,068$70,000-$135,000$20,625$15,625
General Management/Project Management6%$102,056$50,000-$125,000$21,477$26,750
Research5%$106,429$100,000-$150,000$40,227n/a
Sales & Trading5%$100,357$100,000-$105,000$39,885n/a
Business Development5%$94,571$75,000-$115,000$22,500n/a
Strategic Planning5%$103,250$62,500-$125,000$16,25014,250
Investment Management2%$100,000$75,000-$115,000n/an/a
Private Banking/Private Client Services2%$106,429$100,000-$125,000$40,000n/a
Private Equity2%n/an/an/an/a
Operations1%$112,667$108,000-$120,000n/an/a
Structured/Project Finance1%n/an/an/an/a
Other++2%$109,500$95,000-$125,000n/an/a
++Other includes Information Systems, Law, Risk Management and Venture Capital

This report conforms to the MBA Career Services Council Standards for reporting MBA employment statistics.

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