2016 New Hires by Industry: Intern

From technology and consulting to nonprofit and real estate, Chicago Booth students have questions to ask and waves to make in every industry.

September 12, 2016

Industry Percent
of Hires
of Hires 1
Monthly Salary 2
Monthly Salary 2
Monthly Salary 2
Financial Services 36.6% 212 $1,666 $15,000 $10,000
Technology 19.0% 110 $1,000 $10,800 $8,000
Total 100% 579 $500 $15,000 $8,000

(1) Eleven students in the Class of 2017 reported having two internships.
(2) Compensation information is self-reported. 93 percent of students reporting accepted intern offers included salary information. Of that, 2 percent reported receiving no salary. For the 91 percent who reported salaries, the minimum, maximum and median monthly salaries are represented above. Insufficient data indicates less than 1 percent reporting offers and/or less than 50 percent with salary information.
(3) Bonus information: 13 percent of accepted offers reported in the consulting industry received a sign-on bonus, for which the median bonus was $2,500.
(4) Investment Management/Research also includes Mutual Funds and Hedge Funds.
(5) Healthcare Products and Services includes Biotech & Life Sciences, Healthcare Products/Medical Devices, Healthcare Services, and Pharmaceutical Products.