Employment Report

When the world's most selective organizations seek new talent, they turn to Berkeley Haas. The school's key location and deep ties to global firms provides you with the tools and connections you need to launch the next stage of your career.

Top financial institutions and technology companies are among those that hire Haas graduates as interns and full-time employees. Employers seek out Berkeley MFE students, because they demonstrate not only a mastery of powerful quantitative and management tools, but also a solid understanding of best practices for the changing technological, global, and human dimensions of business.

Our employment report showcases the career trends, hiring trends, and salaries of our most recent graduates.

Class of 2021

Full-time positions

Total number of students: 93

Students looking for jobs: 90

Students who received offers: 83

Entreprenurs: 1

Compensation

Average first year total compensation: $175,108

Median first year total compensation: $155,000

Average base salary: $114,578

Median base salary: $120,000

Average signing bonus: $12,636

Median signing bonus: $5,000

Average relocation bonus: $4,125

Average year-end bonus: $43,769

Median year-end bonus: $30,000

 

Industries

Investment Banking 42%

Asset Management 15%

Hedge Fund 15%

Tech/Fintech 9%

Trading House 9%

Other 9%

Functions

Quantitative Research 23%

Strats/Structuring 22%

Trading 19%

Data Science 13%

Risk Management 12%

Portfolio Management 6%

Other 5%

Recent Hiring Firms

Bank of America

Barclays

BlackRock

BNP Paribas

Citadel

citi

EY

Goldman Sachs

JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Moody's

Morgan Stanley

Opendoor

PIMCO

PWC

RBC

Uber

Job Location

East Coast (New York Tri-State Area, Boston, DC Metro) 33%

U.S. — Other 22%

San Francisco Bay Area 20%

International 17%

Southern California 7%