AT A GLANCE

2/3

OF OUR GRADUATES ACCEPT POSITIONS ON THE EAST COAST, WEST COAST, OR CHICAGO

AT A GLANCE

97%

OF ROSS GRADS HAD AN OFFER WITHIN 3 MONTHS OF GRADUATION

AT A GLANCE

87%

OF ROSS GRADS ARE CAREER SWITCHERS

MBA Graduate Acceptances

INDUSTRY % base salary MEDIAN BASE SALARY MEAN BASE SALARY RANGE SIGNING BONUS % MEDIAN
Consulting 32.7% $144,500 $138,962 $85,000-$170,000 78.8% $25,000
Consumer Packaged Goods 8.8% $106,250 $110,500 $100,000-145,000 75.0% $25,000
Financial Services 11.0% $125,000 $121,226 $100,000-150,000 82.9% $50,000
Healthcare 6.9% $115,000 $118,842 $100,000-143,000 77.3% $25,000
Manufacturing 6.6% $113,000 $115,750 $100,000-135,000 81.0% $25,000
Technology 23.6% $120,000 $119,637 $80,000-145,000 77.3% $30,500
Other 10.4% $110,000 $114,398 $75,500-180,000 45.5% $25,000
Function % BASE SALARY Median BASE SALARY Mean BASE SALARY Range Signing Bonus
%
Median
Signing Bonus
Consulting 35.2% $140,000 $137,070 $85,000-170,000 80.4% $25,000

Internal Consulting

3.8% $120,000 $119,345 $92,145-145,000 91.7% $20,000

Strategy Consulting

30.8% $145,000 $139,616 $85,000-170,000 83.9% $25,000

General Consulting

0.6%
Finance 18.2% $123,000 $118,943 $100,000-150,000 88.7% $45,000

Corporate Finance

8.8% $113,000 $113,481 $100,000-140,000 88.9% $29,000

Investment Banking

7.2% $125,000 $126,190 $125,000-150,000 95.2% $50,000

General Finance

2.2% $120,000 $118,000 $100,000-125,000 60.0% $40,000
General Management 11% $120,000 $115,516 $90,000-135,000 90.3% $22,500
Human Resources 1.9% $105,500 $104,650 $97,250-109,000 100.0% $32,000
Marketing/Sales 19.5% $116,000 $116,509 $80,000-145,000 84.2% $25,500

General Marketing

6.0% $114,000 $113,375 $80,000-135,000 68.8% $25,000

Product/Brand
Management

9.8% $115,000 $114,880 $102,000-140,000 72.7% $25,250
Operations/Supply Chain 6.6% $120,000 $120,722 $106,000-137,000 72.2% $30,000
Strategic Planning 3.5% $115,000 $112,889 $80,000-145,000 66.7% $20,000
Other 4.1% $120,000 $125,773 $75,000-180,000 18.2% $23,750
Region % BASE SALARY Median BASE SALARY Mean BASE SALARY Range Signing Bonus % Median Signing Bonus
Mid-Atlantic 3.1% $120,000 $120,627 $92,145-152,500 77.8% $20,000

Philadelphia Metro

.6%

Washington DC Metro

1.6% $123,000 $118,429 $92,145-140,000 80.0% $15,000

Other

.9%  
Midwest 34.6% $125,000 $126,843 $75,000-175,000 83.3% $25,000

Chicago Metro

21.1% $140,000 $131,516 $100,000-170,000 84.1% $25,000

Detroit Metro

6% $113,000 $119,767 $75,500-152,000 86.7% $25,000

Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro

2.8% $110,000 $115,000 $100,000-147,000 77.8% $30,000

Other

4.7% $120,000 $121,400 $100,000-175,000 80% $25,000
Northeast 15.4% $125,000 $127,383 $100,000-180,000 87.2% $30,000

Boston Metro

2.8% $130,000 $132,278 $113,000-150,000 88.9% $25,000

Tri-State Area

12.6% $125,000 $126,224 $100,000-180,000 86.8% $32,000
South 3.1% $105,000 $115,100 $84,000-152,000 72.7% $15,000

Atlanta Metro

0.6

Other

2.5% $105,000 $106,500 $84,000-$125,000 62.5% $15,000
Southwest 4.1% $132,500 $127,450 $100,000-152,500 100.0% $25,000

Dallas Metro

1.9% $105,000 $120,900 $100,000-152,500 100.0% $25,000

Denver Metro

0.9%

Houston Metro

0.6%

Phoenix Metro

0.6%
West 32.1% $120,000 $125,530 $90,000-170,000 81.7% $27,250

Los Angeles Metro

2.2% $126,000 $129,000 $106,000-162,500 100.0% $25,000

San Francisco Bay Area

10.4% $134,500 $131,567 $90,000-170,000 80.0% $25,000

Seattle Metro

17.6% $120,000 $121,652 $97,250-152,000 80.4% $35,000

Other

1.9% $114,500 $109,333 $90,000-120,000 83.3% $20,000
International 7.5% $115,000 $113,540 $80,000-150,000 65.0% $25,000

Asia

6.0% $120,000 $116,540 $80,000-150,000 61.1% $25,000

South America

1.6%

MBA Intern Acceptances

INDUSTRY % base salary MEDIAN BASE SALARY MEAN BASE SALARY RANGE
Consulting 21.7% $136,080 $131,989 $73,632-156,000
Consumer Packaged Goods 11.0% $85,440 $84,336 $40,800-96,000
Education/Government/Nonprofit 2.2% $48,000 $51,200 $36,000-67,200
Financial Services 17.0% $120,000 $108,294 $24,000-150,000
Healthcare 7.4% $86,400 $84,244 $50,400-$109,200
Manufacturing 8.8% $85,440 $85,152 $48,000-116,400
Technology 18.1% $96,000 $84,863 $19,200-103,200
Other 13.8% $84,000 $82,252 $26,400-144,000
Function % BASE SALARY Median BASE SALARY Mean BASE SALARY Range
Consulting 22.5% $135,000 $126,219 $26,400-156,000

General Consulting

1.9% $135,000 $130,286 $120,000-135,000

Internal Consulting

3.0% $87,984 $84,115 $26,400-120,000

Strategy Consulting

17.6% $144,000 $133,714 $73,632-156,000
Finance 20.3% $106,800 $102,509 $24,000-150,000

Corporate Finance

7.4% $90,000 $89,792 $36,000-114,000

General Banking

3.6% $60,900 $72,500 $24,000-135,000

Investment Finance

9.3% $124,992 $122,008 $62,496-150,000
General Management 6.6% $96,000 $96,075 $60,000-116,400
Human Resources 2.7% $77,502 $74,473 $19,200-101,532
Marketing/Sales 26.1% $87,234 $85,896 $24,000-110,004

Product/Brand
Management

14.8% $86,400 $84,242 $24,000-110,004

Buying/Merchandising

1.1% $87,498 $88,374 $84,000-94,500

General Marketing

9.1% $90,000 $88,058 $50,400-110,004

Research/Consumer Insights

1.1% $87,180 $88,590 $84,000-96,000
Operations/Supply Chain Management 7.1% $79,680 $77,792 $36,000-96,000
Strategic Planning 8.8% $85,980 $80,436 $37,440-144,000
Other 5.9% $96,000 $89,216 $43,200-144,000
Region % BASE SALARY Median BASE SALARY Mean BASE SALARY Range
Mid-Atlantic 3.0% $120,000 $114,946 $48,000-153,600

Philadelphia Metro

0.5%

Washington DC Metro

1.4% $147,000 $127,920 $48,000-153,600

Other

1.1% $114,600 $109,851 $85,200-125,004
Midwest 36.5% $93,600 $103,896 $37,440-150,000

Chicago Metro

20.9% $124,992 $117,556 $62,496-150,000

Detroit Metro

5.2% $80,400 $77,866 $37,440-150,000

Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro

4.4% $84,000 $85,062 $76,800-90,000

Other

6.0% $94,800 $91,915 $42,000-116,400
Northeast 20.1% $103,500 $103,324 $40,800-150,000

Boston Metro

2.2% $120,000 $118,047 $93,600-144,000

Tri-State Area

17.3% $103,500 $102,209 $40,800-150,000

Other

0.5%
South 5.2% $84,000 $79,881 $24,000-147,000

Atlanta Metro

1.4% $102,000 $101,640 $24,000-147,000

Miami

0.3%

Other

3.6% $79,500 $73,964 $36,000-103,992
Southwest 5.8% $86,814 $86,092 $26,400-150,000

Dallas Metro

2.7% $87,234 $96,415 $72,000-147,000

Denver Metro

0.5%

Houston Metro

0.3%

Phoenix Metro

0.3%

Other

1.9% $63,360 $55,642 $26,400-88,572
West 20.6% $96,000 $91,972 $19,200-150,000

Los Angeles Metro

1.1% $97,902 $100,380 $70,716-135,000

San Francisco Bay Area

7.7% $96,000 $96,743 $51,432-150,000

Seattle Metro

10.4% $96,000 $90,255 $19,200-103,200

Other

1.4% $71,052 $72,535 $60,000-85,512
International 8.8% $91,200 $85,008 $24,000-156,000

Africa

0.3%

Asia

4.0% $86,400 $82,294 $24,000-156,000

Europe

0.3%

Mexico

0.3%

Middle East

0.3%

South America

3.6% $96,000 $90,400 $54,600-126,000