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Purdue Master's

Full-time Placement Statistics - MBA Class of 2013

Base Salary and Hiring Bonus

91% Employment rate

Measurement Average Median
All graduates 90,098 95,000
Hiring Bonus 16,920 15,000
Permanent Work Authorization 89,708 95,000
Non-Permanent Work Authorization 90,629 93,500

Less than 1 Year Experience 84,357 84,000
1 to 3 Years Experience 90,692 93,000
3 to 5 Years Experience 89,604 95,950
More than 5 Years Experience 95,733 100,000

Consulting 101,400 105,000
Finance/Accounting 92,000 97,000
General Management/Strategy 99,980 97,000
Information Technology 68,538 75,000
Marketing/Sales 88,357 100,000
Operations 86,863 88,500

Functional Summary

Area Percentage of class
Consulting 18%
Finance/Accounting 18%
General Management/Strategy 7%
Information Technology 5%
Marketing/Sales 10%
Operations 38%

Industry Summary

Industry Percentage of class
Consulting 18%
Consumer Products 26%
Financial Services 5%
Manufacturing 23%
Petroleum/Energy 5%
Pharma/Bio Tech/Healthcare 14%
Technology 7%
Other 2%

Major Employers for 2013

Amazon
A.T. Kearney
Bank of America
Chrysler
Citibank
Cognizant Business Consulting
Cummins
Deloitte Consulting LLP.
Dow AgroSciences
Dupont
Eli Lilly
ExxonMobil
Ford
General Electric
General Motors Corporation
IBM
Nuveen Investments
Procter & Gamble
SC Johnson
Sears Holdings Corporation
Shell
United Technologies Corporation
Wells Fargo
Whirlpool