MBA Salary in India

The term 'MBA preferred' has been quoted in an increasing number of job listings over the last five years. According to a survey conducted among employers and business schools in India, the qualities of being able to solve complex problems and think logically in critical situations, encourage them to recruit MBA post graduates. This article talks more about the salary of professional having MBA degree.

MBA Salary: Top Companies Paying High

The list includes the names of companies in India, where MBA students are most likely to work after the end of the last semester.
The survey was conducted by CNN Money, a unit of CNN, Fortune and Money.

  • Google
  • Nike
  • J P Morgan
  • Johnson and Johnson
  • Procter and Gamble
  • PepsiCo
  • BMW India
  • Sony Electronics
  • Deutsche Bank
  • Toyota
  • Nestle
  • Hindustan Unilever
  • L’Oreal
  • Intel
  • Ernst & Young
  • Accenture
  • India Marriott International
  • Citibank India
  • Yahoo
  • Hewlett-Packard

MBA Salary: Packages Offered By Different Companies

J P Morgan
Designation Salary
Operations Team Leader INR 7.1 lakh to INR 8.6 lakh
Associate – Investment Banking INR 16 lakh to INR 18 lakh
Business Analyst INR 3 lakh to INR 3.5 lakh
Chartered Financial Analyst INR 13.59 lakh to INR 15.59 lakh
Management Trainee INR 1.6 lakh to INR2 lakh
Procter and Gamble
Designation Salary
Assistant Brand Manager INR 13.5 lakh to INR 13.7 lakh
Executive Assistant INR 1 lakh to INR 1.25 lakh
Hindustan Unilever
Designation Salary
Area Sales Manager INR 16.8 lakh to INR 17 lakh
Production Manager INR 9.3 lakh to INR 9.5 lakh
Brand Manager INR 20 lakh to INR 25 lakh
Regional General Manager INR 5.9 lakh to INR 6.1 lakh
Senior Sales Executive INR 2 lakh to INR 2.14 lakh
Deutsche Bank
Designation Salary
Financial Analyst INR 9.7 lakh to INR 9.8 lakh
Investment Banking Associate INR 30.45 lakh to INR 30.55 lakh
Senior Financial Analyst INR 17.71 lakh to INR 18.91 lakh
Credit Risk Management Analyst INR 2 lakh to INR 2.35 lakh
Chartered Financial Analyst INR 14.17 lakh to INR 16.17 lakh
Assistant Banking Branch Manager INR 7.8 lakh to INR 8.3 lakh
Citibank India
Designation Salary
Associate Investment Banker INR 30 lakh to INR 32 lakh
Operations Manager INR 20.24 lakh to INR 22.24 lakh
Assistant Manager of Mortgage Lending INR 9.8 lakh to INR 11.8 lakh
Assistant Sales Manager INR 8.45 lakh to INR 9.45 lakh
Assistant Banking Branch Manager INR 3.98 lakh to INR 4.08 lakh

MBA Salary: Average Salary By Designation


Name of Designation Average Salary
Human Resources Manager INR 1.9 lakh to INR 12 lakh
Human Resources Generalist INR 1 lakh to INR 4.5 lakh
Marketing Manager INR 2 lakh to INR 14.43 lakh
Business Analyst INR 2.5 lakh to INR 9.62 lakh
Business Development Manager INR 2.1 lakh to INR 12.45 lakh

Career Prospects for MBA Graduates in India

The demand for an MBA fresher or professional is mainly in the financial services sector, the consumer goods companies and the consulting firms. In fact, more than 50 percent business schools in India play host to recruiters from companies who also have branches abroad. This is proof of the fact that jobs for MBA graduates and their salary structure have shot up not only in India but also in other countries across the world as well.

According to the words of Greg Ruf, the CEO of MBA Focus, a firm that helps employers find the best MBA qualifiers for jobs around the world, Asia is the hub for the best jobs after completion of MBA studies. India especially requires trained managers to contribute to the economic growth that the country is currently experiencing.


Last Updated: 16/03/2015