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Darla Moore School of Business


Employment Statistics

Moore School graduates are competitive, with both the hard business skills and soft skills demanded by the marketplace. For information on disciplines not listed below, contact the Moore School's Office of Career Management.

Undergraduate Employment Summary

Moore School graduates are very competitive in the marketplace, accepting challenging jobs with a variety of employers. You can find more information on salary packages and functional roles below. If you don't find the information you are seeking, please contact the Office of Career Management Staff for additional details.
Class of 2015

426 of the 749 May graduates (56.8%) completed the Annual Graduation Survey.
189 (44.0%) of the respondents were female graduates and 228 (53.0%) respondents were male graduates.
357 (85.4%) respondents were white graduates and 61 (14.6%) were non-white graduates.
305 respondents (71.6%) reported they were employed either full or part-time.
69 respondents (16.2%) reported they have been admitted to a graduate or professional school.
The average full-time salary for our May 2014 graduates is $51,275.
The average salary for our graduates hired in South Carolina is $48,780 for males and $44,130 for females.
The average salary for our graduates hired outside of South Carolina is $54,447 for males and $52,185 for females.

Salary by Major
Major
Average Salary
Accounting
51,091
Marketing
47,105
Economics
46,786
Finance
53,367
International Business
57,285
Management
40,053
Management Science (GSCOM)
57,070
Real Estate
52,500
Risk Management 56,667

Top Employers (Name & number of students hired)
PricewaterhouseCoopers 11
Textron 10
The Vanguard Group 8
Bank of America 8
Ernst & Young 7
Target 6
Total Quality Logistics 6
Manhattan Associates 6
Wells Fargo 5
Boeing 4
Michelin 4
Grant Thornton, LLP 4
Integration Point 3
TD Bank 3
Deloitte 3
Accenture 3
Amazon.com 3
Ford Motor Company 3
Deutsche Bank 3

MBA Employment Summary

MBA graduates are very competitive in the marketplace, accepting challenging jobs with a diverse group of employers. You can find more information on salary packages and positions accepted below. If you don't find the information you are seeking, please contact the Office of Career Management Staff for additional details.

 

CLASS OF 2015

Accepted by graduation
50%
Accepted 90 days after graduation
60%
Average salary at 90-days
$82,667

Average signing bonus
$13,000

 

CLASS OF 2014

Accepted by graduation 
83%
Accepted 90 days after graduation
83%
Average salary
$83,100
Average signing bonus
$10,000

Employment Summary - International MBA/MBA Class of 2015

Base Salary
 
 
Mean
Median
Low
High
U.S. Citizens/Permanent Residents
 
 $86,692
 $  84,000
 $52,000
 $135,000
Foreign Nationals
 
 $74,750
 $  76,500
 $55,000
 $  91,000
Total Reporting
 
 $85,100
 $  82,500
 $52,000
 $135,000
By Job Function
(U.S. Citizens/Permanent Residents)
 

 


 
 
Consulting
 
 $95,250
 $100,000
 $52,000
 $135,000
Finance/Accounting
 
 $88,666
 $  91,000
 $80,000
 $  95,000
General Management
 
 $95,750
 $  94,000
 $85,000
 $110,000
Human Resources
 
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Information Technology
 
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Marketing/Sales
 
 $76,896
 $  75,000
 $47,500
 $109,000
Supply Chain/Operations
 
 $76,777
 $  75,000
 $70,000
 $  85,000
Other
 
 $66,250
 $  67,500
 $55,000
 $75,000
Total
 
 $85,100
 $  82,500
 $52,000
 $135,000

Signing Bonus
Some hiring organizations offer a signing bonus as part of the salary package; approximately 70% of graduating students in the class of 2015 who provided salary data received a signing bonus. 

 
 
Mean
Median
U.S. Citizens/Permanent Residents
 
$12,420
$10,000
Foreign Nationals
 
$  7,500

$  7,500

Total Reporting
 
$11,950
$10,000

Master of Human Resources Employment Summary

MHR graduates are very competitive in the marketplace, accepting challenging jobs with a diverse group of employers. You can find more information on salary packages and positions accepted below. If you don't find the information you are seeking, please contact the Office of Career Management Staff for additional details.

 

CLASS OF 2015

Accepted by graduation
83%
Accepted 90 days after graduation
93%
Average salary at 90-days
 

Master of Accountancy Employment Summary

MACC graduates are very competitive in the marketplace, accepting positions in public, corporate, and governmental accounting. Since MACC graduates students each major term, employment statistics are presented in a similar manner.

Term By Graduation By 90 Days Average Salary
2015 Spring 89% 89% $50,000
2015 Summer  94% 100% $51,375
2015 Fall 88% 100% $67,167
2016 Spring  95% 100% $52,632 
2016 Summer  97% 100% $53,161
2016 Fall  100% 100% $58,750