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Columbia University Columbia Business School

New York, NY
Careers

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Visiting And Contact Information

3022 Broadway

Uris Hall, Room 216

New York, NY 10027

United States

Phone: 212-854-1961

Fax: 212-662-6754

Website

Finding Jobs & Internships

Source Of Full-Time Job Acceptances
School Facilitiated
Graduate Facilitated
Unkown

Job Function

Job Function% of Grads Seeking Employment Who Accept Jobs
w/in 3 Months
Median SalaryMean SalaryLow Base SalaryHigh Base Salary
Finance / Accounting43.8%$100,000$115,167$60,000$310,000
Consulting23%$135,000$128,269$70,000$200,000
Other17%$110,000$110,902$44,000$225,000
Marketing / Sales10.9%$100,000$106,033$65,000$240,000
General Management2.1%$105,000$112,667$57,000$230,000
Information Technology1.7%$113,500$110,500$90,000$135,000
Operations / Logistics1.3%$90,000$97,400$87,000$120,000
Human Resources0.2%$100,000$100,000$100,000$100,000

Industries

Industries% of Grads Seeking Employment Who Accept Jobs
w/in 3 Months
Median SalaryMean SalaryLow Base SalaryHigh Base Salary
Financial Services42.9%$100,000$114,964$60,000$310,000
Consulting20.7%$135,000$129,457$70,000$200,000
Technology11.7%$115,000$114,864$65,000$240,000
Consumer Products7.1%$100,000$99,702$58,271$180,000
Real Estate4%$110,000$117,563$80,000$180,000
Media / Entertainment2.9%$110,000$108,545$65,000$170,000
Pharmaceutical / Biotechnology / Healthcare2.3%$110,000$104,889$55,000$125,000
Petroleum / Energy1%$121,000$137,200$100,000$230,000
Manufacturing0.8%$101,000$108,000$80,000$150,000
Non-profit0.6%
Government0.2%$87,000$87,000$87,000$87,000

Employment

Within 3 Months Of Graduation:

Average base salary
$116,153
Percent with employment
96.8%

Top Five Employers

  • McKinsey & Company
  • Boston Consulting Group
  • Bain & Company
  • Deloitte Consulting
  • Goldman, Sachs & Co.
Prominent Alumni
Warren Buffett Chairman, Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
Henry Kravis Founding Partner, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
Rochelle Lazarus Chairman Emeritus, Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide
Lew Frankfort Executive Chairman, Coach, Inc.
Nancy McKinstry CEO and Chairman of the Executive Board, Wolters Kluwer
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Careers

  • Avg. Starting Salary:
    $116,153
  • Career Rating:
    99

Graduates Employed by Area of Practice

  • Marketing:
    10.9%
  • Operations/Logistics:
    1.3%
  • Consulting:
    23%
  • General Management:
    2.1%
  • Finance/Accounting:
    43.8%
  • Human Resources:
    0.2%
  • Information Technology:
    1.7%
  • Other:
    17%

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