Best Business Schools Hiring:
Health Care Industry

The health care industry accounted for 7.2% of all hires, the fourth highest of any industry, among MBA graduates entering their first jobs. Stanford MBA grads earned a median salary of $150,000 in health care, highest of all schools that participated in the business school ranking. Harvard Business School and MIT’s Sloan School of Management earned the second highest, at $140,000. UC at Berkeley’s Haas school was fourth highest, at $135,000. Duke’s Fuqua School of Business and North Carolina Kenan-Flagler sent 32 graduates into health care, the most of any school, followed by Dartmouth’s Tuck school, at 31.

school number of hires percentage of hires median salary (US dollars) median salary (local currency)
Stanford 11 4.9% $150,000 Not applicable
Harvard 30 5.6% $140,000 Not applicable
MIT (Sloan) 27 9.8% $140,000 Not applicable
UC at Berkeley (Haas) 14 6.6% $135,000 Not applicable
Chicago (Booth) 15 3.3% $132,500 Not applicable
Pennsylvania (Wharton) 30 5.3% $131,000 Not applicable
St. Gallen 9 27.3% $130,726 CHF 119,000
Duke (Fuqua) 32 9.8% $130,000 Not applicable
Emory (Goizueta) 3 2.8% $130,000 Not applicable
Michigan (Ross) 19 5.6% $130,000 Not applicable
Rochester (Simon) 6 6.2% $129,000 Not applicable
Columbia 12 2.6% $128,000 Not applicable
Northwestern (Kellogg) 23 6.3% $128,000 Not applicable
UCLA (Anderson) 21 7.5% $127,500 Not applicable
Texas at Austin (McCombs) 6 2.8% $126,250 Not applicable
Dartmouth (Tuck) 31 12.7% $125,000 Not applicable
Vanderbilt (Owen) 27 21.8% $125,000 Not applicable
SDA Bocconi 5 7.0% $124,677 €104,533
Mannheim 3 8.1% $124,518 €104,400
Virginia (Darden) 18 6.1% $122,500 Not applicable
Cornell (Johnson) 10 4.1% $122,250 Not applicable
USC (Marshall) 5 3.1% $122,000 Not applicable
Boston College (Carroll) 8 15.7% $120,000 Not applicable
Carnegie Mellon (Tepper) 17 9.7% $120,000 Not applicable
Georgetown (McDonough) 9 4.4% $120,000 Not applicable
IMD 15 25.0% $120,000 Not applicable
Minnesota (Carlson) 16 30.2% $120,000 Not applicable
Pepperdine (Graziadio) 3 9.4% $120,000 Not applicable
Rutgers 17 48.6% $120,000 Not applicable
Washington (Foster) 12 11.7% $120,000 Not applicable
Yale 7 2.9% $120,000 Not applicable
Indiana (Kelley) 15 13.6% $119,000 Not applicable
Michigan State (Broad) 4 6.5% $116,500 Not applicable
North Carolina (Kenan-Flagler) 32 15.4% $115,000 Not applicable
Ohio State (Fisher) 11 18.6% $115,000 Not applicable
Penn State (Smeal) 8 21.6% $115,000 Not applicable
Oxford (Saïd) 7 3.9% $114,486 £85,000
Brigham Young (Marriott) 7 8.9% $114,352 Not applicable
Boston University (Questrom) 26 28.0% $113,000 Not applicable
IESE Business School 26 10.2% $110,695 Not applicable
Arizona State (Carey) 3 5.5% $110,000 Not applicable
Babson (Olin) 3 6.7% $110,000 Not applicable
Notre Dame (Mendoza) 9 10.0% $110,000 Not applicable
Washington in St. Louis (Olin) 11 13.1% $110,000 Not applicable
Copenhagen Business School 3 14.3% $108,319 DKK 676,000
William and Mary (Mason) 6 9.4% $103,200 Not applicable
INSEAD 29 5.6% $102,900 Not applicable
ESIC 4 8.7% $102,576 €86,003
London Business School 6 1.7% $101,017 £75,000
Fordham (Gabelli) 3 8.8% $100,000 Not applicable
Texas Christian (Neeley) 3 11.1% $99,993 Not applicable
Cambridge (Judge) 6 4.7% $98,324 £73,000
UC at Davis 4 18.2% $98,000 Not applicable
Bentley 3 14.3% $97,500 Not applicable
IE 8 4.6% $96,115 €80,586
San Diego (Knauss) 3 16.7% $95,000 Not applicable
ESADE 14 12.2% $92,276 €77,367
Texas-Dallas (Jindal) 6 15.8% $88,000 Not applicable
EAE 9 16.7% $85,874 €72,000
Hult 8 8.0% $82,400 Not applicable
North Carolina State (Jenkins) 6 20.0% $78,000 Not applicable
Wisconsin 4 8.9% $77,440 Not applicable
Howard 4 26.7% $77,000 Not applicable
Northeastern (D'Amore-McKim) 7 23.3% $76,250 Not applicable
Pittsburgh (Katz) 9 22.5% $76,000 Not applicable
CEIBS 23 18.3% $75,152 CN¥498,000
Queen's (Smith) 5 5.9% $75,094 CA$96,338
Cranfield 4 15.4% $74,753 £55,500
Baylor (Hankamer) 13 38.2% $72,720 Not applicable
SUNY at Buffalo 16 32.0% $63,000 Not applicable
Charleston 4 12.1% $60,000 Not applicable
Kentucky (Gatton) 6 12.8% $59,702 Not applicable
Politecnico di Milano 4 10.3% $55,461 €46,500
Indian School of Business 27 4.1% $36,623 ₹2,700,000
Indian Institute of Management Bangalore 3 5.6% $25,772 ₹1,900,000
Florida (Warrington) 3 6.7% Not available Not applicable
Maryland (Smith) 4 10.3% Not available Not applicable
National University of Singapore 4 6.1% Not available Not applicable
Oklahoma (Price) 3 16.7% Not available Not applicable
Texas A&M (Mays) 3 7.1% Not available Not applicable