Class of 2015 Summer Internships

Base Monthly Salaries by Industry

  Percent (%) Average ($) Median ($)
Financial services 27 7,175 8,289

Investment banking

12 8,387 8,333

Private equity, venture capital

5 4,407 4,500

Investment management

5 7,249 8,216

Other

5 7,173 8,000
Consulting 22 10,384 11,000
Technology 15 6,623 7,400
Consumer goods, retail 11 6,281 6,717
Healthcare, pharma, biotech 8 6,883 7,200
Nonprofit, government 5 5,831 5,217
Manufacturing 4 8,714 9,170
Energy, utilities 3 6,287 6,250
Media, entertainment, sports 2 4,670 4,740
Real estate 2 4,738 4,875
Other 1 4,984 4,937
All industries 100 7,572 8,000

Base Monthly Salaries by Function

  Percent Mean Median
Consulting, strategy 33 9,100 10,000
Finance 30 7,049 8,100

Corporate finance

11 7,651 8,333

Investment management

6 7,201 8,297

Private equity, venture capital

5 4,876 4,533

Underwriting, advising

5 8,202 8,333

Real estate

1 4,317 3,750

Other

2 8,008 8,050
Marketing 17 6,415 7,000
General management 14 6,676 7,550
Operations, logistics 3 7,267 6,500
Other 3 6,526 6,977
All functions 100 7,572 8,000

Base Monthly Salaries by Location

  Percent Mean Median
United States 91 7,879 7,750
Northeast (CT, ME, MA, NH, NJ, NY, RI, VT) 51 7,710 8,000

New York Metro

22 7,765 8,333

Boston Metro

20 8,216 8,000

Other

9 6,203 6,864
West (AK, CA, HI, ID, MT, NV, OR, UT, WA, WY) 22 6,966 7,800

San Francisco Bay Area

14 7,181 7,550

Seattle Metro

6 7,021 8,000

Other

2 4,940 5,040
Midwest (IL, IN, IA, KS, MI, MN, MO, NE, ND, OH, SD, WI) 8 8,454 8,333
Southwest (AZ, CO, NM, OK, TX) 4 7,642 7,525
Mid-Atlantic (DL, DC, DE, MD, PA, VA, WV) 3 6,812 6,250
South (AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN) 3 7,632 8,333
Outside United States 9 7,576 9,101
Asia 3 5,675 3,000
Europe 3 8,919 9,101
Other 3 8,134 9,169
All locations 100 7,572 8,000

All data as of October, 2014.