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Class of 2020
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What do students do post-HBS?
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Students Seeking Employment
72% Sought Employment
90% Received an Offer
83% Accepted an Offer
27% Did Not Seek Employment
13%Company sponsored or already employed
11%Starting own business
3%Other
<1%Postponing job search
<1%Continuing education
<1%No information available
Median Base Salary
$150,000
Median Signing Bonus
$30,000
60% Receiving
Median Performance Bonus
$35,000
72% Receiving
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Consulting24%
Consumer Products3%
Entertainment / Media2%
Health Care7%
Investment Banking3%
Investment Management / Hedge Fund7%
Manufacturing4%
Nonprofit / Government4%
Other Financial Services1%
Private Equity18%
Retail / Trading<1%
Services3%
Technology19%
Venture Capital5%
Functions
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Business Development5%
Consulting26%
Finance32%
General Management14%
Marketing13%
Other4%
Strategic Planning7%
Locations
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United States: 85%
Mid-Atlantic
3%
Midwest
8%
Northeast
41%
South
3%
Southwest
6%
West
25%
International: 15%
Asia3%
Australia & Oceania<1%
Canada2%
Europe7%
Latin America1%
Middle East & North Africa<1%
Sub-Saharan Africa<1%
Insights & Advice 
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