Class of 2017 Summer Internships

Base Monthly Salaries, by Industry

  Percent (%) Mean ($) Median ($)
Financial services 26 9,098 10,408
    Investment banking 13 10,515 10,417
    Private equity, venture capital 7 6,495 5,435
    Investment management 2 9,165 9,208
    Other 4 8,028 8,696
Consulting 21 10,440 12,000
Technology 16 7,224 8,000
Consumer goods, retail 12 6,805 7,041
Health care, pharma, biotech 9 7,023 7,442
Manufacturing 6 7,564 8,000
Media, entertainment 3 5,180 5,218
Energy, utilities 2 6,083 5,600
Nonprofit, government 1 7,348 6,957
Other 4 5,149 4,874
All industries 100 8,261 8,330

Base Monthly Salaries, by Function

  Percent (%) Mean ($) Median ($)
Consulting, strategy 31 9,514 10,400
Finance 25 8,952 10,416
    Underwriting, advising 12 10,529 10,417
    Private equity, venture capital 5 6,687 6,359
    Investment management 4 8,812 10,400
    Corporate finance 3 7,431 7,913
    Other 1 * *
Marketing 24 6,760 7,082
General management 12 7,678 8,000
Operations, logistics 5 7,551 8,400
Other 3 5,974 5,757
All functions 100 8,261 8,330

Base Monthly Salaries, by Location

  Percent (%) Mean ($) Median ($)
United States 91 8,383 8,385
Northeast (CT, ME, MA, NH, NJ, NY, RI, VT) 47 8,770 9,000
    New York Metro 25 8,756 10,000
    Boston Metro 19 9,003 8,696
    Other 3 7,094 7,700
West (AK, CA, HI, ID, MT, NV, OR, UT, WA, WY) 20 7,336 8,000
    San Francisco Bay Area 10 7,523 7,927
    Seattle Metro 5 8,475 8,000
    Los Angeles 3 5,172 5,239
    Other 2 7,182 7,460
Midwest (IL, IN, IA, KS, MI, MN, MO, NE, ND, OH, SD, WI) 7 9,070 8,024
    Chicago 3 10,293 12,000
    Minneapolis-Saint Paul 3 8,533 7,548
    Other 1 * *
Mid-Atlantic (DC, DE, MD, PA, VA, WV) 7 8,136 7,500
Southwest (AZ, CO, NM, OK, TX) 5 7,769 8,365
South (AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN) 5 8,857 9,500
Outside United States 9 7,092 7,484
Asia 3 8,554 9,479
Europe 3 7,084 8,255
South America 1 6,879 6,547
Other 2 4,405 5,000
All locations 100 8,261 8,330

*Values are excluded where the sample size is too small.

100% of the class of 2017 who were seeking internships found internships.
All data as of December 2016.