Careers & Recruiting
Salary & Outcome Data

Each academic year we collect salary offers from students and employers to provide our customers with data critical to finalizing the recruiting process. Click on the category titles below to find full-time and internship salary data for Fisher interns and graduates.

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  • Graduate

    MBA Full-Time Class of 2019

    Starting Salary Average $103,815
    Starting Salary Median $105,000
    Starting Salary Range $50,000 -$160,000
    Average Signing Bonus $22,647
    U.S. Citizens/Permanent Residents with Job Offers (3 Months Past Graduation) 91%
    International Students with Job Offers (3 Months Past Graduation) 100%

    Internship Salary for MBA

    Average MBA Internship Salary: $6,480/month
     

    Class of 2019 Employment Data on our Specialty Masters Programs will be available in December, in accordance with the reporting provisions of the MBA CSEA Standards for Reporting Employment Data.

    MHRM Class of 2018

    Starting Salary Average $73,498
    Starting Salary Median $77,000
    Starting Salary Range $43,368-$95,000
    U.S. Citizens/Permanent Residents with Job Offers (3 Months Past Graduation) 84%
    International Students with Job Offers (3 Months Past Graduation) 100%

    MAcc Class of 2018

    Starting Salary Average $52,831
    Starting Salary Median $53,000
    Starting Salary Range $24,960-70,500
    U.S. Citizens/Permanent Residents with Job Offers (3 Months Past Graduation) 97%
    International Students with Job Offers (3 Months Past Graduation) 57%

    MBLE Fall 2018 Graduates

    Starting Salary Average $64,937
    Starting Salary Median $68,000
    Starting Salary Range $43,680-$76,000
    U.S. Citizens/Permanent Residents with Job Offers (3 Months Past Graduation) None in Class
    International Students with Job Offers (3 Months Past Graduation) 100%

    SMF Class of 2018

    Starting Salary Average $63,840
    Starting Salary Median $65,000
    U.S. Citizens/Permanent Residents with Job Offers (6 Months Past Graduation) 95%
    International Students with Job Offers (6 Months Past Graduation) 85%

    MBA Average Starting Salaries by Industry 2018-19

    INDUSTRY Average Salary  
    Consulting Services $107,308
    Consumer Products $114,333
    Energy $85,000
    Financial Services $108,550
    Healthcare $94,375
    Manufacturing $108,460
    Media/Entertainment $60,000
    Non-Profit $72,000
    Real Estate $73,000
    Technology $113,900
    Transportation $115,000
    Other $80,000

    MBA Average Starting Salaries by Function 2017 - 2018

    FUNCTION Average Salary  
    Analytics $93,600
    Consulting $109,438
    Finance $104,030
    General Management $109,917
    Marketing $102,750
    Operations/Logistics $105,000
    Other $92,667

    Geographic Breakdown of MBA Full Time Jobs 2018 - 2019

    Geography Percentage
    US - Midwest 70%
    US - Northeast 12%
    US - South 3%
    US - West 10%
    US - Southwest 0%
    US - Mid-Atlantic 5%
    International 0%

    Geographic Breakdown of MBA Internships 2018 - 2019

    Geography Percentage
    US - Midwest 67%
    US - West 10%
    US - Southwest 1%
    US - Northeast 7%
    US - South 9%
    US - Mid-Atlantic 6%
    International 0%

     

  • Undergraduate

    2018-2019 Full-Time Career Jobs

    Average salary for career positions: $56,759

    Average signing bonus: $5,517 (385 students reported)

    Major Percentage Min Max Average Salary
    Accounting 18% $30,000 $80,000 $55,197
    Economics 1% $20,800 $67,600 $50,608
    Finance 34% $24,000 $108,000 $60,626
    Human Resources 3% $39,520 $75,000 $52,987
    Information Systems 4% $32,000 $110,000 $64,565
    Insurance <1%      
    International Business 1% $30,000 $70,000 $51,438
    Logistics Management 8% $34,000 $85,000 $55,173
    Marketing 22% $24,648 $90,000 $52,065
    Operations Management 6% $24,000 $80,000 $56,815
    Real Estate 1% $40,000 $75,000 $58,571

    2018-2019 Full-Time Career Jobs by Region

    • 41% Columbus
    • 5% Cleveland
    • 3% Cincinnati
    • 58% (total) Ohio
    • 71% (total) Midwest
    • 2% International
     
    • 4% Mid-Atlantic
    • 10% Northeast
    • 5% South
    • 4% Southwest
    • 4% West

    2018-2019 Internships

    Average hourly salary for intern positions: $18/hr
    Number of Students Reporting: 1,248
    The number reflects part time and full time together but salary reflects full time interns.

    Major Percentage Average HOURLY Salary
    Accounting 23% $19/hr
    Economics 1% $15/hr
    Finance 34% $19/hr
    Human Resources 2% $16/hr
    Information Systems 4% $19/hr
    Insurance <1% $15/hr
    International Business 1% $14/hr
    Logistics Management 5% $17/hr
    Marketing 22% $15/hr
    Operations Management 6% $16/hr
    Real Estate 1% $22/hr

    2018-2019 Full-Time Internships by Region

    • 42% Columbus
    • 6% Cleveland
    • 4% Cincinnati
    • 65% (total) Ohio
    • 75% (total) Midwest
    • 5% International
    • 2% Mid-Atlantic
    • 11% Northeast
    • 3% South
    • 3% West
    • 1% Southwest

    This report conforms to The National Undergraduate Business Symposium First Destination Reporting Standards. The career outcomes data presented are based upon a Knowledge Rate of 86% for the Class of 2019. The compensation data presented are based upon a Response Rate of 75% and a Salary Disclosure Rate of 79% for the Class of 2019.