Employment & Salary Statistics

Every year the KU School of Business collects the employment data from students graduating from the undergraduate and graduate programs.  This data is used to compute the median and mean salaries for each major so that students and employers can be better informed of the value of a KU degree. 

Annual Report

The Business Career Services Center participates in a nationwide survey of undergraduate salaries administered by the National Association of Colleges and Employers in order to provide a comparison for students nationally. View an in-depth view of undergraduate major reported salaries 

Data reported by graduates from the KU School of Business:

Major

2016-17 Mean Salary

2016-17 Median Salary

Accounting

$47,979

$49,000

Business Administration/Management & Leadership

$53,794

$50,000

Finance

$53,205

$50,000

Information Systems

$52,800

$52,000

Marketing

$43,560

$45,000

Supply Chain Management

$55,803

$50,000

Master of Accounting  $52,635 $51,000

National Statistics

Discipline

2017 Mean Salary (national)*

Accounting

$53,539

Finance

$55,974

Marketing/Marketing Mgmt. (incl. mktg. research)

$44,858

Business Administration/Management

$52,491

Information Systems $62,157

Logistics/Material Management

$52,342

*Reprinted from the Spring 2017 Salary Survey, with the permission of the National Association of Colleges and Employers, copyright holder.


2014-2015 Annual Report

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