The Jaw-Dropping MBA Pay of 2013

Highest Paid MBAs Of 2013 At The Top 50 Business Schools in the U.S.

P&Q Rank & SchoolBase SalarySigning BonusOther PayIndustryLocationAverage Salary
26. Ohio State (Fisher)$155,000$47,500$44,000MarketingMidwest$96,126
27. Rice (Jones)$150,000$60,000$200,000ConsultingSouthwest$101,229
28. USC (Marshall)$170,000$50,000$120,000NAWest$103,325
29. Maryland (Smith)$125,000$65,000$44,000ConsultingNortheast$86,479
30. Wisconsin$135,000$60,000$87,000ConsultingNortheast$95,066
31. Georgia Tech (Scheller)$135,000$35,000$22,000ConsultingSouth$97,512
32. Notre Dame (Mendoza)$200,000$57,500$95,000FinanceSouthwest$99,928
33. Penn State (Smeal)$125,000$115,000$28,000OperationsMid-Atlantic$96,349
34. Texas A&M (Mays)$115,000$40,000$20,000OperationsSouthwest$88,406
35. Iowa (Tippie)$140,000$50,000$80,000FinanceWest$85,534
36. Minnesota (Carlson)$135,000$50,000$96,000ConsultingMidwest$101,880
37. Rochester (Simon)$135,000$53,000$20,000ConsultingNortheast$82,674
38. Michigan State (Broad)$130,000$65,000$11,769MarketingWest$90,214
39. SMU (Cox)$200,000$50,000$50,000FinanceSouthwest$91,830
40. Boston University$147,250$35,000$60,000ConsultingOverseas$93,921
41. Purdue (Krannert)$125,000$45,000$95,000ConsultingMidwest$90,098
42. Arizona State (Carey)$128,000$25,000$20,000OperationsNortheast$95,470
43. Brigham Young (Marriott)$170,000$57,500$80,000OperationsSouthwest$96,874
44. Illinois-Urbana-Champagn$160,000$30,000$20,000NANA$87,025
45. Boston College$130,000$60,000$22,000ManagementNortheast$88,875
46. Wake Forest (Babcock)$125,000$25,000$42,500NANA$86,699
47. UC-Irvine (Merage)$140,000$25,000$25,000OperationsWest$84,857
48. Florida (Hough)$116,875$30,000$8,000ConsultingNortheast$78,586
49. Georgia (Terry)$125,000$35,000$9,000FinanceSouth$80,128
50. George Washington$130,000$35,000$70,000FinanceMid-Atlantic$83,356

Source: Poets&Quants analysis from business schools reporting to U.S. News & World Report

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