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 2021

    Starting Salary Average $110,615
    Starting Salary Median $115,000
    Average Signing Bonus $28,910
    U.S. Citizens/Permanent Residents with Job Offers (3 Months Post Graduation) 86%
    International Students with Job Offers (3 Months Post Graduation) 92%

    Internship Salary for MBA Class of 2021

    Average MBA Internship Salary: $6,769 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 2021

    Starting Salary Average $72,728
    Starting Salary Median $73,150
    Internship Salary Average $4,644
    U.S. Citizens/Permanent Residents with Job Offers (6 Months Post Graduation) 96%
    Overall Students with Job Offers (6 Months Post Graduation) 91%

    MAcc Class of 2021

    Starting Salary Average $58,639
    Starting Salary Median $56,000
    U.S. Citizens/Permanent Residents with Job Offers (6 Months Post Graduation) 94%
    Overall Students with Job Offers (6 Months Post Graduation) 93%

    SMF Class of 2021

    Starting Salary Average $68,654
    Starting Salary Median $70,000
    U.S. Citizens/Permanent Residents with Job Offers (6 Months Post Graduation) 96%
    Overall Students with Job Offers (6 Months Post Graduation & Actively Searching in the US)  89%

    MBA Average Starting Salaries by Industry 2020-21

    INDUSTRY Average Salary  
    Consulting Services $121,640
    Consumer Products $100,917
    Energy $94,000
    Financial Services $118,000
    Healthcare $106,167
    Manufacturing $107,333
    Real Estate $65,000
    Retail $103,828
    Technology $122,050
    Transportation $80,496
    Other $115,000

    MBA Average Starting Salaries by Function 2020-21

    Consulting $125,000
    Finance $109,889
    General Management $121,227
    Marketing $107,286
    Operations/Logistics $107,446
    Other $91,578

    Geographic Breakdown of MBA Full Time Jobs 2020-21

    Geography Percentage
    US - Midwest 58%
    US - Northeast 9%
    US - South 4%
    US - West 15%
    US - Southwest 6%
    US - Mid-Atlantic 4%
    International 4%

    Geographic Breakdown of MBA Internships 2020-21

    Geography Percentage
    US - Midwest 75%
    US - West 11%
    US - Southwest 0%
    US - Northeast 9%
    US - South 0%
    US - Mid-Atlantic 5%
    International 0%

     

  • Undergraduate

    2020-2021 Full-Time Career Jobs

    Average salary for career positions: $59,684

    Average signing bonus: $6,146

    Major Percentage Min Max Average Salary
    Accounting 17% $31,200 $85,000 $57,280
    Economics 2% $33,150 $90,000 $57,794
    Finance 38% $22,000 $110,000 $63,161
    Human Resources 3% $33,280 $81,500 $52,404
    Information Systems 4% $47,500 $110,500 $68,445
    Insurance <1%      
    International Business 1% $34,840 $80,000 $59,568
    Logistics Management 5% $35,000 $84,500 $56,168
    Marketing 22% $24,960 $92,500 $55,179
    Operations Management 6% $32,000 $80,350 $58,271
    Real Estate 1% $41,600 $57,000 $50,900

    2020-2021 Full-Time Career Jobs by Region

    • 37% Columbus
    • 8% Cleveland
    • 3% Cincinnati
    • 56% (total) Ohio
    • 70% (total) Midwest
    • 2% International
     
    • 4% Mid-Atlantic
    • 11% Northeast
    • 5% South
    • 4% Southwest
    • 5% West

    2020-2021 Internships

    Average hourly salary for intern positions: $20/hr
    Number of Students Reporting: 462
    The number reflects part-time and full time together but salary reflects full-time interns.

    Major Percentage Average HOURLY Salary
    Accounting 16% $21/hr
    Economics 2% $23/hr
    Finance 41% $21/hr
    Human Resources 4% $18/hr
    Information Systems 6% $21/hr
    Insurance <1% $9/hr
    International Business 1% $16/hr
    Logistics Management 6% $20/hr
    Marketing 19% $17/hr
    Operations Management 5% $18/hr

    2020-2021 Full-Time Internships by Region

    • 34% Columbus
    • 6% Cleveland
    • 3% Cincinnati
    • 56% (total) Ohio
    • 66% (total) Midwest
    • 6% International
    • 7% Mid-Atlantic
    • 9% Northeast
    • 5% South
    • 4% West
    • 3% 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 81% for the Class of 2020, and Response Rate of 72%. The compensation data presented are based upon a Salary Disclosure Rate of 78% for the Class of 2020.