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2012 Postgraduate/Employment Report for MILR and MILR/MBA Recipients

 

2012 MILR Postgraduate Activites


Starting Salaries Accepted by MILR Graduates (US Only)

Class of Mean Median Range
2012 $80,413 $78,000 $47,000 - $129,000
2011 $75,195 $79,500 $47,000 - $100,000
2010 $73,982 $78,000 $36,000 - $100,000




Class of 2012
by Sector
Mean Median Range
Corporate $84,665
$80,000 $60,000 - $129,000
Financial Services/Consulting $91,250 $92,500 $80,000 - $100,000
Manufacturing/Consumer Products $81,038
$76,650 $63,000 - $129,000
Oil/Energy $73,000 $78,000 $60,000 - $81,000
Tech $87,500 $82,000 $76,000 - $111,000
Pharmaceuticals/Biotechnology $89,125 $85,500 $75,000 - $110,500
Government/Education
$52,776 $50,552 $47,000 - $63,000

 


Class of 2012 Sign-on Bonuses

Mean Median % Received (US)
$12,896 $10,000 86%



Class of 2014 Summer 2013 Internship Salaries

Mean (Corporate)
$1,340/week
Mean (Government/Non-profit)
$829/week
Range Total
$520/week - $1,700/week

85% received housing or a housing subsidy

 



2012 Job Titles for Full-Time Employment

  • Associate Human Resources Generalist
  • Associate Human Resources Manager
  • Compensation & Benefits Manager
  • Compensation Analyst
  • Consultant
  • Consultant Stagiaire (Trainee)
  • Field Examiner
  • Graduate Leadership Development Program Participant
  • Human Resources Advisor
  • Human Resources Analyst
  • Human Resources Generalist
  • Human Resources Generalist Advisor
  • Human Resources Leadership Associate
  • Human Resources Management Associate
  • Human Resources Manager
  • Human Resources Specialist
  • Human Resources Leadership Program Participant
  • Human Resources Management Associate Program Participant
  • National Manager, Employee Relations
  • Operations Manager, Human Capital
  • Project Manager, Management Rotation Program
  • Pupil Barrister
  • Senior Human Resources Generalist
  • Staffing Specialist
  • Talent Management Specialist


2012 Full-Time & 2013 Summer Employers

  • Amazon.com
  • American Express
  • Association of Occupational and Environmental Clinics
  • Bank of America Merrill Lynch*+
  • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
  • Boehringer Ingelheim
  • Boeing Company (The)
  • BP (British Petroleum)*
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb
  • Cisco Systems, Inc.*
  • Chevron
  • Citigroup, Inc.*+
  • Coca-Cola Company (The)
  • Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
  • Cornell University
  • Corning Inc.+
  • Cummins Inc.
  • Dell Inc.+
  • Eaton Corporation
  • General Electric Company*+
  • General Mills*
  • Harlem Village Academies
  • Hershey Company (The)
  • HP (Hewlett-Packard Company)*+
  • Ingersoll Rand
  • International Labour Organization (ILO)
  • Johnson & Johnson*
  • KLA-Tencor Corporation
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Lotte Group Korea
  • Marsh & McLennan Companies
  • McKesson Corporation
  • Microsoft
  • National Labor Relations Board*+
  • Novartis*
  • Novartis Vaccines & Diagnostics
  • Old Square Chambers
  • Polaris Project
  • Procter & Gamble Company (The)
  • P-VAL Conseil
  • Royal Dutch Shell*
  • Saudi Aramco
  • Schlumberger Ltd.*
  • Societe Generale
  • Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd.
  • Thermo Fisher Scientific
  • Unilever Pakistan

* These organizations made full-time hires in both 2010 and 2011.
+ These organizations have hired more than one master's graduate for full-time positions.



MILR/MBA Class of 2012 Salaries



Starting Salaries

Mean Median Range
$109,000 $100,000 $94,0000 - $133,000


Sign-on Bonuses

Mean Median Range
$26,976 $25,000 $8,333 - $40,000

 

Classes of 2014 and 2015 MILR/MBA Summer 2013


Internship Salaries

Mean Median Range
$1,763/week $1,848/week $1,524/week - $1,917/week

100% received housing, subsidy, and/or a relocation allowance.




MILR/MBA 2012 Full-Time & 2013 Summer Employers

  • Accenture
  • American Express
  • Cisco Systems, Inc.
  • Deloitte Consulting
  • HP (Hewlett-Packard Company)
  • IBM


2012 MILR Postgraduate How Graduates Found their Jobs


2012 MILR Postgraduate Geographic Location of Graduates


2012 MILR Postgraduate International Students