AT A GLANCE

27%

OF ROSS GRADS WENT INTO TECHNOLOGY

AT A GLANCE

2/3

OUR GRADUATES ACCEPTED JOBS IN CHICAGO, SEATTLE, NEW YORK CITY, SAN FRANCISCO, OR INTERNATIONALLY 

AT A GLANCE

93%

OF ROSS GRADS ARE CAREER SWITCHERS

MBA Graduate Acceptances

INDUSTRY % base salary MEDIAN BASE SALARY MEAN BASE SALARY RANGE SIGNING BONUS % MEDIAN
Consulting 30.1% $147,000 $136,677 $70,000-$170,000 94.9% $25,000
Consumer Packaged Goods 6.3% $110,000 $110,211 $100,000-$120,000 94.7% $35,000
Financial Services 15.7% $125,000 $125,563 $70,000-$243,000 87.5% $40,000
Healthcare 6.6% $120,000 $118,115 $82,300-$140,000 90.0% $20,000
Manufacturing 7.5% $115,008 $119,334 $100,000-$140,097 91.3% $22,000
Retail 1.5% $110,000 $113,000 $105,000-$130,000 100.0% $15,000
Technology 27.1% $130,000 $125,134 $73,000-$158,000 89.5% $40,000
Other 5.1% $115,000 $117,536 $95,000-$180,000 50.0% $25,000
Function % BASE SALARY Median BASE SALARY Mean BASE SALARY Range Signing Bonus
%
Median
Signing Bonus
Consulting 33.1% $145,000 $135,754 $70,000-$170,000 95.3% $25,000

Internal Consulting

3.3% $118,000 $118,871 $108,585-$140,000 90.9% $20,000

IT/Systems Consulting

1.8% $135,000 $128,000 $90,000-$147,000 100.0% $25,000

Operations/Process Management

2.4% $135,000 $136,973 $100,780-$152,500 100.0% $25,000

Strategy Consulting

25.6% $147,000 $138,501 $70,000-$170,000 95.1% $25,000
Finance 16.9% $125,000 $126,120 $80,000-$243,000 84.0% $42,500

Corporate Finance

5.7% $115,000 $116,882 $80,000-$158,000 88.2% $30,000

General Finance

2.7% $128,000 $149,833 $125,000-$243,000 16.7% $35,000

Investment Banking

8.4% $125,000 $126,667 $120,000-$150,000 96.3% $48,750
General Management 12.0% $125,000 $121,677 $80,000-$140,097 90.0% $28,000
Human Resources 2.1% $110,250 $112,000 $105,000-$125,000 100.0% $20,000
Marketing/Sales 22.6% $120,000 $119,829 $73,000-$155,000 91.8% $30,000

Brand/Product Management

15.1% $120,000 $120,980 $73,000-$155,000 93.9% $35,000

General Marketing

7.5% $118,500 $117,480 $100,000-$148,000 87.5% $25,000
Operations/Supply Chain Management 7.8% $130,000 $124,625 $105,000-$135,000 87.5% $40,000
Strategic Planning 3.3% $117,500 $113,580 $70,000-$145,000 70.0% $25,700
Other 2.1% $110,000 $121,250 $85,000-$180,000 25.0% $30,000
Region % BASE SALARY Median BASE SALARY Mean BASE SALARY Range Signing Bonus % Median Signing Bonus
Mid-Atlantic 2.4% $143,500 $138,500 $110,000-$152000 62.5% $25,000

Philadelphia Metro

0.3% - - - - -

Washington DC Metro

2.1% $147,000 $140,429 $110,000-$152,000 57.1% $25,000
Midwest 33.7% $126,750 $131,005 $80,000-$243,000 92.5% $25,000

Chicago Metro

21.7% $141,000 $136,029 $90,000-$170,000 97.1% $25,000

Detroit Metro

3.6% $115,000 $117,719 $80,000-$152,500 81.8% $25,000

Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro

3.9% $115,000 $119,430 $105,000-$152,000 92.3% $25,000

Other

4.5% $122,500 $127,786 $95,000-$243,000 78.6% $25,000
Northeast 16.6% $125,000 $125,396 $100,000-$180,000 83.0% $30,000

Boston Metro

3.6% $140,000 $134,909 $110,000-$152,000 90.9% $27,500

Tri-State Area (New York, New Jersey, & Connecticut)

12.0% $120,000 $123,205 $106,000-$180,000 82.1% $36,250

Other

0.9% - - - - -
South 4.8% $130,000 $125,467 $85,000-$152,000 100.0% $30,000

Atlanta Metro

2.4% $140,000 $131,000 $85,000-$152,000 100.0% $30,000

Other

2.4% $125,000 $120,625 $100,000-$145,000 100.0% $35,000
Southwest 4.5% $120,000 $120,100 $100,000-$152,000 93.3% $22,500

Dallas Metro

1.2% $112,500 $118,750 $103,000-$147,000 100.0% $35,000

Denver Metro

0.3% - - - - -

Houston Metro

0.3% - - - - -

Phoenix Metro

0.3% - - - - -

Other

2.4% $125,000 $121,188 $105,000-$126,500 100.0% $12,500
West 28.9% $130,000 $129,511 $105,000-$158,000 93.3% $40,000

Los Angeles Metro

2.7% $123,000 $128,813 $115,000-$152,500 100.0% $25,000

San Francisco Bay Area

9.9% $135,000 $132,700 $105,000-$158,000 86.7% $25,000

Seattle Metro

15.4% $130,000 $127,980 $106,500-$142,000 98.0% $40,000

Other

0.9% - - - - -
International 9.0% $107,000 $101,625 $70,000-$130,000 81.5% $30,000

Asia

3.9% $110,000 $107,750 $73,000-$130,000 75.0% $25,000

South America

1.8% $92,500 $92,310 $70,000-$110,000 100.0% $52,500

Other

3.3% $104,000 $105,556 $100,000-$113,000 60.0% $20,000

MBA Intern Acceptances

INDUSTRY % base salary MEDIAN BASE SALARY MEAN BASE SALARY RANGE
Consulting 20.5% $135,000 $129,594 $20,400-$150,000
Consumer Packaged Goods 10.9% $85,440 $83,507 $23,880-$110,400
Education/Government/Non-Profit 2.5% $39,600 $45,800 $24,000-$84,000
Financial Services 16.7% $124,800 $111,976 $30,000-$150,000
Healthcare 5.3% $86,400 $77,949 $12,000-$104,004
Manufacturing 13.6% $90,000 $89,677 $34,560-$132,000
Media / Entertainment / Sports 1.3% $40,800 $40,920 $21,600-$60,480
Real Estate 1.0% $86,640 $84,720 $45,600-$120,000
Retail 2.0% $84,000 $85,050 $76,800-$102,000
Technology 24.7% $102,000 $91,353 $12,000-$156,000
Transportation/Logistics Services 1.0% $93,090 $89,745 $78,000-$94,800
Other 0.5% - - -
Function % BASE SALARY Median BASE SALARY Mean BASE SALARY Range
Consulting 26.5% $132,000 $120,723 $12,000-$156,000

General Consulting

1.0% $129,900 $125,916 $103,992-$139,884

Internal Consulting

4.3% $102,000 $89,445 $12,000-$144,000

Operations/Process Management

1.3% $135,000 $134,424 $129,120-$138,000

Strategy Consulting

19.9% $132,000 $126,204 $20,400-$156,000
Finance 19.4% $120,000 $105,633 $30,000-$150,000

Corporate Finance

5.1% $100,920 $92,582 $57,600-$114,000

General Finance

3.0% $108,000 $90,613 $34,560-$124,800

Investment Banking

9.6% $125,004 $122,086 $48,000-$150,000

Private Equity/Venture Capital

1.8% $57,600 $63,120 $30,000-$120,000
General Management 4.5% $102,000 $101,917 $84,000-$125,004
Human Resources 2.5% $85,320 $86,428 $55,200-$109,920
Marketing/Sales 26.0% $88,248 $84,118 $12,000-$132,000

Brand/Product Management

19.2% $91,392 $85,953 $12,000-$132,000

General Marketing

4.5% $84,000 $83,772 $66,000-$103,200

Research/Consumer Insights

1.3% $60,480 $57,000 $21,120-$89,400

Sales

1.0% $99,600 $84,138 $22,152-$115,200
Operations/Supply Chain Management 12.6% $97,200 $91,013 $18,000-$120,000
Strategic Planning 5.3% $88,200 $86,184 $21,600-$108,000
Other 3.0% $88,800 $74,076 $24,000-$96,000
Region % BASE SALARY Median BASE SALARY Mean BASE SALARY Range
Mid-Atlantic 3.0% $102,996 $115,960 $76,800-$150,000

Philadelphia Metro

0.8% - - -

Washington DC Metro

1.8% $103,992 $129,998 $102,000-$150,000

Other

0.5% - - -
Midwest 35.4% $95,274 $100,043 $18,000-$150,000

Chicago Metro

14.1% $125,004 $117,838 $18,000-$150,000

Detroit Metro

10.4% $86,400 $87,541 $24,000-$150,000

Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro

1.5% $86,400 $91,300 $84,000-$120,000

Other

9.3% $91,392 $88,847 $34,560-$116,400
Northeast 18.9% $120,000 $108,616 $21,120-$156,000

Boston Metro

2.0% $104,004 $101,498 $48,000-$150,000

Tri-State Area (New York, New Jersey, & Connecticut)

16.7% $120,000 $109,150 $21,120-$156,000

Other

0.3% - - -
South 3.5% $98,400 $101,432 $39,780-$150,000

Atlanta Metro

1.3% $113,400 $117,900 $94,800-$150,000

Other

2.3% $93,000 $93,198 $39,780-$125,004
Southwest 5.1% $85,800 $92,426 $23,880-$150,000

Dallas Metro

1.5% $108,000 $105,210 $23,880-$150,000

Denver Metro

1.0% $110,400 $109,200 $81,600-$134,400

Phoenix Metro

0.5% - - -

Other

2.0% $71,808 $74,459 $71,040-$90,000
West 26.5% $102,000 $97,829 $22,152-$150,000

Los Angeles Metro

1.8% $84,240 $87,474 $36,000-$139,884

San Francisco Bay Area

9.3% $102,000 $104,546 $22,152-$150,000

Seattle Metro

13.9% $102,000 $97,986 $55,200-$132,000

Other

1.5% $70,578 $72,078 $48,000-$102,000
International 7.6% $84,000 $78,651 $12,000-$120,000

Asia

4.8% $96,000 $77,573 $12,000-$120,000

Europe

0.5% - - -

Middle East

0.3% - - -

South America

2.0% $84,000 $79,568 $39,600-$108,000