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What were all yalls post-MBA salaries? What do you think the salary floor should be to make it worthwhile? HCOL city

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95k. Non-target / non-M7 program (Johns Hopkins). Yes worthwhile if you go to M7.

I think the salary floor to make it worth it is based on (1) your current salary (2) if you’ll take on debt going and (3) if there is a change or pivot in your career you want to make that might be worth it to you. You can essentially calculate the salary floor worth it in your case. I specifically knew I wanted to do MBA but focus more on social impact, so knew my personal debt burden had to be low enough to match a potential salary in that field. I decided I would not take more debt than that. In the end I decided I could take on only $40k or so of debt and needed to get the rest funded if I wanted to go. For me, that meant I could deal w a salary as low as $75k. For most MBA shooting for consulting or IB, these numbers are both higher. But the point is, you can literally calculate what is the minimum salary that makes sense for you based on the ROI you want, the debt you would take on, etc.

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