NACE Salary Survey: Top Jobs for 2010-11 Graduates

The UT Dallas Career Center is a member of National Association of College and Employers (NACE).

Read their recent article about top jobs for current graduates:

Among Class of 2011 graduates, accounting majors are receiving the most job offers, according to results of NACE’s Winter 2011 Salary Survey. Private (first) and public (third) accounting positions account for two of the top three spots on the list of top jobs for 2010-11 bachelor’s degree graduates.

Rounding out the top five spots are jobs in consulting (second), financial/treasury analysis (fourth), and sales (fifth).

Top Jobs for 2010-11 Bachelor’s Degree Graduates*

Job Function Average Salary Offer
Accounting (private) $50,708
Consulting $59,933
Accounting (public) $45,395
Financial/treasury analysis $52,689
Sales $42,162
Investment banking (sales and trading) $65,291
Management trainee (entry-level mgmt.) $43,297
*Where more than 20 offers were reported
Source: NACE Winter 2011 Salary Survey. Data represent job functions for which the most data were reported; all data are for bachelor’s degree candidates.


NACE Salary Survey: Top Jobs for 2010-11 Graduates