Duke University - Fuqua School of Business Alumni Average Salary

Duke University grads can expect to earn between $85K on the low end and $190K at the high end. With a male-to-female ratio of 5-to-1, there are more men than women in the pool of respondents. In addition, male grads generally bring in more money than their female equivalents according to alumni reports. This overview is derived from alumni replies to PayScale's salary survey.

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Duke University - Fuqua School of Business Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$70K$140K$210K
Management Consultant
7 salaries
$125,000  
   
Financial Analyst
4 salaries
$85,000  
Vice President (VP), Marketing
3 salaries
$174,086  
Chief Marketing Officer (CMO)
3 salaries
$190,000  
Senior Professional Service Consultant
2 salaries
$118,000  
Business Consultant
2 salaries
$147,716  
Product Manager, Software
2 salaries
$122,500  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Aug 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 110
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Industry

The software development industry registers as the most common industry among alumni.

Gender

Graduates who took the survey skew strongly male, with a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1. There's a noticeable difference between the genders; where the average man hauls in around $125K after graduating from Duke University, the average woman earns only approximately $102K.

Jobs

In the Duke University alumni professional community, Chief Marketing Officers make the highest median pay (about $190K), though VPs of Finance ($177K), and Chief Executive Officers ($172K) are close competitors. Financial Analysts face rather mediocre compensation — average salaries are actually the lowest at $85K.

Locations

Many Duke University grads end up living in Seattle, Wash., deeming it the most popular city for former students of this school. With a median salary of around $163K, New York, N.Y. represents the highest-paid city popular among Duke University grads. On the other hand, Duke University alumni who end up in Houston, Texas receive the lowest median salary of about $99K. Other cities of interest include San Francisco, Calif. and Raleigh, N.C.

Degree Major

A Master of Business Administration (MBA), Marketing (MKTG) earns Duke University students the most money after college (an average $167K per year). Average annual salaries for those with a master's degree in management are the lowest of the pack, earning $80K.

Skills

Duke University grads who have experience with Business Strategy can expect to make 3 percent more than other alumni ($141K on average). Approximately one-fifth of Duke University grads wind up using Project Management at their job, which is one of the most common skills among alumni. Also considered top-notch skills are Financial Analysis, Business Strategy, and Business Analysis.

Benefits and Perks

A lucky minority (about one in three grads) are fortunate enough to be compensated for vacation while just one in four survey participants get sick time. It is no small feat that the vast majority of survey participants are given health coverage, and most survey participants accept dental insurance. Almost all respondents save for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Other benefits that Duke University alumni receive are a company-subsidized cell phone, life insurance, a casual working environment, and gym / health club / fitness membership.

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Key Stats for Duke University - Fuqua School of Business

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %
Salary
$69,500 - $123,984
Salary
$67,299 - $152,770
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

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