Business Careers

Entry Level Positions

See a sample of the potential jobs and average starting salaries* for graduates with degrees in the fields of study offered by the College of Business Administration:

* Information collected from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Salary.com and Indeed.com and is intended to provide a rough idea of salary potential for different majors. Salary ranges are based on national data and do not necessarily reflect salaries in specific localities or industries. Actual salaries will vary by geographic location and industry, and will be affected by factors such as work experience and the state of the economy at a given time.

 

Field of Study

Potential Job Function

Salary Range

Accountancy

Budget Analyst Corporate

$35,000 - $65,000

 

Financial Reporting

$35,000 - $65,000

 

Cost Accountant

$35,000 - $65,000

 

Financial Analyst

$35,000 - $65,000

 

Information Systems
Auditing and Control

$35,000 - $65,000

 

Internal Auditing

$35,000 - $65,000

 

Public Accounting & Tax

$35,000 - $65,000

Finance

Actuary

$50,000 - $65,000

 

Claims Trainee

$30,000 - $40,000

 

Investment Analyst

$45,000 - $65,000

Finance -
Corporate Financial
Management

Budget Analyst

$40,000 - $50,000

 

Credit Analyst

$20,000 - $50,000

 

Financial Analyst

$43,000 - $73,000

Finance -
Financial Planning

Personal Financial Planner

$30,000 - $55,000

Human Resource
Management

Benefits Administrator

$50,000 - $90,000

 

Compensation Analyst

$40,000 - $60,000

 

Employee Benefits Manager

$40,000 - $60,000

 

Employee Relations

$40,000 - $60,000

 

Equal Employment Opportunity
Specialist

$40,000 - $60,000

 

HR Assistant

$27,000 - $40,000

Information Systems
Management

Business (Computer)
Systems Analyst

$45,000 - $60,000

 

Computer Software Engineer

$50,000 - $60,000

 

Network Administrator

$42,000 - $84,000

 

Support Assistants
for Help Desk,
Local Area Networks,
and other Computer Systems

$30,000 - $50,000

International
Business

Import/Export Clerk

$30,000 - $40,000

Marketing
Management

Marketing Research Analyst

$35,000 - $85,000

 

Merchandise Manager

$30,000 - $40,000

 

Product/Brand Manager

$55,000 - $110,000

Sales
Management

Sales Manager

$45,000 - $65,000

 

Sales Promotions Coordinator

$40,000 - $60,000

 

Sales Representatives

$45,000 - $90,000

Supply Chain
/Operations
Management

Logistics
Analyst

$40,000 - $50,000