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 graduates.

The survey has also shown that there is a 70 percent jump in the salary structure and signing bonuses of companies visiting business schools to offer jobs to MBA students in the year 2012.

MBA Salary: Top Companies Paying High

The list includes the names of companies in India where MBA students said they would like to work after the end of studies.
The survey was conducted by CNNMoney, 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
Operations Team Leader INR 7,11,771 to INR 8,68,771
Associate – Investment Banking INR 16,00,076 to INR 18,00,076
Business Analyst INR 3,00,552 to INR 3,50,552
Chartered Financial Analyst INR 13,59,539 to INR 15,59,539
Management Trainee INR 1,65,403 to INR 1,85,403
Procter and Gamble
Assistant Brand Manager INR 13,51,692 to INR 13,71,692
Executive Assistant INR 98,959 to INR 1,08,959
Hindustan Unilever
Area Sales Manager INR 16,80,479 to INR 17,01,479
Production Manager INR 9,31,768 to INR 9,51,768
Brand Manager INR 20,01,304 to INR 25,01,304
Regional General Manager INR 5,96,189 to INR 6,09,189
Senior Sales Executive INR 2,00,057 to INR 2,14,057
Deutsche Bank
Financial Analyst INR 9,74,714 to INR 9,85,714
Investment Banking Associate INR 30,45,000 to INR 30,55,000
Senior Financial Analyst INR 17,71,256 to INR 18,91,256
Credit Risk Management Analyst INR 2,10,495 to INR 2,35,495
Chartered Financial Analyst INR 14,17,786 to INR 16,17,786
Assistant Banking Branch Manager INR 7,81,924 to INR 8,31,924
Citibank India
Associate Investment Banker INR 30,79,508 to INR 32,79,508
Operations Manager INR 20,24,370 to INR 22,24,370
Assistant Manager of Mortgage Lending INR 9,82,070 to INR 11,82,070
Assistant Sales Manager INR 8,45,162 to INR 9,45,162
Assistant Banking Branch Manager INR 3,98,040 to INR 4,08,040

MBA Salary: Average Salary By Designation

Name of Designation Average Salary
Human Resources Manager INR 1,93,271 to INR 12,00,263
Human Resources Generalist INR 1,00,925 to INR 4,57,526
Marketing Manager INR 2,05,196 to INR 14,43,944
Business Analyst INR 2,53,813 to INR 9,62,688
Business Development Manager INR 2,11,446 to INR 12,45,552

Career Prospects for MBA Graduates in India

The demand for an MBA fresher and professional is chiefly 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 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: 06/12/2014