Employment Profiles and Salary Data

NEW! 2014 Master's Employment by Sector - 6 Months Out

2014 Employment Sector Chart

2015 Internships and Research

Positions and Research by Sector and Country

2015 Internships and Research Map

FES 2015 Summer Map Screen Shot

Class of 2014 6-Month Out First Destination Salary Data--coming soon!

Positions by Sector and Further Study

Post-Graduation Employment Data

A survey is taken six months following graduation each year, to determine the academic and employment activities of recent FES graduates. These summaries provide employment statistics including salary information. The results of the surveys from the classes of 2010 -14 are given below.

Summer Internships & Research

Students are required to complete internships or research projects as part of their masters program at FES. Summer work takes place locally, nationally and internationally. See below for the most recent data on our students' summer work.

Class of 2012 Masters Employment Profiles and Salary Data


  High Mean Median
Annual Salaries by Degree
Single degree, n=39 $150,000 $58,978 $60,000
Joint degree, n=13 $170,000 $106,346 $100,000
Total, n=52 $170,000 $70,820 $61,000
Annual Salaries by Sector
Not-for-Profit/Non Governmental, n=15 $66,000 $48,067  $55,000
Private (Business/Consulting), n=29 $170,000 $77,500 $67,500
Private (Business/Law), n=13 $167,000 $103,769 $100,000
Government/Public Sector, n=11 $109,000 $66,285 $60,000
Academic (K-Higher Education), n=4 $77,000 $46,500 $47,500
Employment Sectors & Further Academic Study
Sector Percentage
Academic (K-Higher Education) 11%
Further Study 15%
Government/Public Sector 17%
Not-for-Profit/Non Governmental 27%
Private (Business/Law) 14%
Private (Business/Consulting) 15%
Self/Social Enterpreneurial 1%
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