Positions & Compensation

Employment results for the Stanford MBA Class of 2017 demonstrate that leading organizations continue to value the critical thinking, global mindset, innovative spirit, and leadership skills of Stanford MBAs. They also reflect and validate Stanford GSB’s emphasis on supporting students in a wide variety of career goals and pathways.

Full-Time Positions

  • 88% of students received a job offer by 90 days post-graduation.
  • Finance and technology were the top industries, attracting 32% and 25% of students respectively.
  • Consulting rounded out the top three industries at 20%.
  • Entrepreneurs comprised 16% of the class.

Compensation

Compensation Median Range
Base Salary $140,000 $30,000 – 285,000
Signing Bonus $25,000 $5,000 – $77,000
Other Guaranteed Compensation $50,000 $6,750 – $450,000

Summer Positions

Compensation

Monthly base salary: $6,933 median, with a range of $1,000 to $16,667.

Last Updated 14 Dec 2017