Executive MBA Careers

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Modern business is global in nature. That means today’s top-level leaders need more than an
advanced education. They need a comprehensive and diverse mindset, and gaining this insight is what
drove you to earn your Executive MBA. Having an international perspective across industries
is exactly how you’ll qualify for advanced opportunities in organizations all over the world.

You’ve invested in your own professional growth. You’ve worked hard to get the credentials you need
to stand out in an increasingly competitive job market. Now it’s time to make your move. Discover
where an Executive MBA from Washington State University can take you.

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The future is yours to create.
Your EMBA is a powerful stepping-stone. It’s a quality credential that equips you with the higher-level tactical expertise to lead with authority and challenge the status quo in a complex business climate. It positions you to expand your professional network, pursue high-level jobs, and elevate your earning potential. That means career progression is on the horizon and it’s time to reach new levels of success.

Top Executive MBA Careers

  • The average salary for a Chief Executive Officer in the United States is $781,550 as of November 2021. But the range typically falls between $590,513 and $1,007,053.* Comparatively, BLS lists the median annual wage for chief executives as $185,950 in May 2020.
    *Average annual salary data from Salary.com
  • Overall employment of top executives is projected to grow 8 percent from 2020 to 2030 (about as fast as the average for all occupations), according to BLS.

Here are a few more potential paths you could take as an EMBA grad:

Marketing Director | Salary Range*: $128,406 – $175,308 | Job Growth:** 10%

Finance Director | Salary Range*: $150,694 – $217,792 | Job Growth: 17%

Senior Management Consultant | Salary Range* $105,725 – $134,564 | Job Growth: 14%

Sales Director | Salary Range*: $154,862 – $201,302 | Job Growth: 7%

*Average 2021 annual salary data from Salary.com
**Data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (Job Outlook 2020-2030)

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