Carnegie Mellon University

MBA Salary and Employment Data

Earning a Tepper MBA takes a significant commitment of time and resources but is well worth the return on investment. The proof is in the data.

The Full-Time MBA Class of 2019

$126,250

Average salary per year

94%

Received offers by three months after graduation

28.5%

Accepted jobs on the West Coast

Full-Time Employment by Industry

30.5%   Technology 
30.5%   Consulting
10%      Finance
9%        Manufacturing
7%        Health care
6%        Other 
3%        Consumer packaged goods
2%        Energy/petroleum/utilities
1.5%     Government/not-for-profit
0.5%     Media/entertainment

Full-Time Employment by Function

32%     Consulting
19%     Finance
19%     Marketing
17%     General management 
9%       Operations
2%       Other
1%       Human resources 
1%       Technology

Full-Time Employment by Geography

28.5%    West 
28.5%    Northeast 
16%       Mid-Atlantic
10%       Midwest  
4%         Southeast 
5%         Southwest 

   
8% employed outside the U.S.