Employment Report

When the world's most selective organizations seek new talent, they turn to Berkeley Haas. The school's key location and deep ties to global firms provides you with the tools and connections you need to launch the next stage of your career.

Top financial institutions, consulting firms, consumer products manufacturers, and technology companies are among those that hire Haas graduates as interns and full-time employees. Employers seek out Berkeley MBA students because they demonstrate not only a mastery of powerful quantitative and management tools, but also a solid understanding of best practices for the changing technological, global, and human dimensions of business.

Our employment report showcases the career trends, hiring trends, and salaries of our most recent graduates.

Class of 2020

Full-time Positions
Class of 2020

291 Total Number of Students

238 Students Looking for Jobs

212 Students Who Received Offers

207 Students Who Accepted Offers

89.1% Offers Received

86.9% Offers Accepted

Compensation

$139,122 Mean Base Annual Salary

$140,000 Median Base Annual Salary

$31,164 Mean Sign-On Bonus

73.4% Received Sign-On Bonus

42.7% Received Stock Options

Industries

32.4% Technology

25.1% Consulting

14.5% Financial Services

11.6% Health/BioTech/Pharma

5.3% CPG/Retail

2.9% Nonprofit/Public Sector

2.4% Energy

2.4% Real Estate

3.4% Other

Salary by Industry

Consulting
$147,488 Mean Base Annual Salary
$160,000 Median Base Annual Salary
$28,917 Mean Sign-On Bonus

CPG/Retail
$115,909 Mean Base Annual Salary
$110,000 Median Base Annual Salary
$26,429 Mean Sign-On Bonus

Energy
$134,800 Mean Base Annual Salary
$140,000 Median Base Annual Salary
$15,000 Mean Sign-On Bonus

Financial Services
$146,661 Mean Base Annual Salary
$150,000 Median Base Annual Salary
$39,742 Mean Sign-On Bonus

Health/BioTech/Pharma
$132,567 Mean Base Annual Salary
$135,000 Median Base Annual Salary
$20,357 Mean Sign-On Bonus

Nonprofit/Public Sector
$117,634 Mean Base Annual Salary
$125,000 Median Base Annual Salary
$15,000 Mean Sign-On Bonus

Technology
$138,551 Mean Base Annual Salary
$140,000 Median Base Annual Salary
$36,045 Mean Sign-On Bonus

Real Estate
$114,000 Mean Base Annual Salary
$100,000 Median Base Annual Salary
$25,000 Mean Sign-On Bonus

Other
$135,000 Mean Base Annual Salary
$135,000 Median Base Annual Salary
$8,333 Mean Sign-On Bonus

Total Average
$139,122 Mean Base Annual Salary
$140,000 Median Base Annual Salary
$31,164 Mean Sign-On Bonus

Functions

27.5% Consulting

17.9% Business Dev/Strategy

17.4% Finance

15.0% Marketing

8.7% Operations

6.3% Technical

4.3% Rotational Program

1.9% Real Estate

1.0% Other

Salary by Function

Business Development/Strategy
$139,720 Mean Base Annual Salary
$140,000 Median Base Annual Salary
$24,818 Mean Sign-On Bonus

Consulting
$147,020 Mean Base Annual Salary
$160,000 Median Base Annual Salary
$28,766 Mean Sign-On Bonus

Finance
$142,460 Mean Base Annual Salary
$148,000 Median Base Annual Salary
$40,396 Mean Sign-On Bonus

Marketing
$130,409 Mean Base Annual Salary
$135,000 Median Base Annual Salary
$27,955 Mean Sign-On Bonus

Operations
$128,611 Mean Base Annual Salary
$132,500 Median Base Annual Salary
$27,375 Mean Sign-On Bonus

Real Estate
$101,250 Mean Base Annual Salary
$100,000 Median Base Annual Salary
$25,000 Mean Sign-On Bonus

Rotational Program
$125,385 Mean Base Annual Salary
$125,000 Median Base Annual Salary
$28,125 Mean Sign-On Bonus

Technical
$149,462 Mean Base Annual Salary
$145,000 Median Base Annual Salary
$51,778 Mean Sign-On Bonus

Other
$145,000 Mean Base Annual Salary
$145,000 Median Base Annual Salary
$0 Mean Sign-On Bonus

Total Average
$139,122 Mean Base Annual Salary
$140,000 Median Base Annual Salary
$31,164 Mean Sign-On Bonus

Top employers hired three or more students

Adobe

Amazon

Bain & Company

Boston Consulting Group

Cisco

Deloitte

EY Parthenon

Genentech

Goldman Sachs

Google

L.E.K.

McKinsey & Company

Visa

14.1% of Job-Seeking Graduates Went to Work for Startups

Top employers hired three or more students

Adobe

Amazon

Bain & Company

Boston Consulting Group

Cisco

Deloitte

EY Parthenon

Genentech

Goldman Sachs

Google

L.E.K.

McKinsey & Company

Visa

14.1% of Job-Seeking Graduates Went to Work for Startups

See detailed employment report (PDF) for the Berkeley Haas Full-time MBA Class of 2020.