Baker Program in Real Estate Employment Report

Curious about your potential for job placement and earnings from the Master of Professional Studies in Real Estate (MPS-RE)/The Baker Program? Explore the salaries, industry sectors, locations, and companies of recent graduates.

*The data in this report represents graduate outcomes for the graduating classes of 2022 and 2023.

Full-Time Employment

The recent Baker Program in Real Estate classes included 70 graduates. Of these graduates, 46 reported that they were seeking full-time employment.

The figures below represent job offers and acceptances reported by MPS in Real Estate (Baker Program) graduates who were seeking full-time employment.



within 6 months of graduation


accepted offers

within 6 months of graduation

Average Base Salary Data

Baker graduates garner highly competitive salaries. The average base salary for US-based jobs was $110,682.



US-based jobs

Average Base Salary by Industry

Baker graduates are hired into a variety of industries, with the most recent classes starting areers in real estate, financial services, and media/entertainment. A majority of the graduating class accepted jobs in the real estate industry, while one quarter accepted jobs in the financial services industry. Less than five percent of the class accepted jobs in the media/entertainment industry.


Recent Graduates

are employed in the real estate industry



Real Estate Industry

Top Hiring Companies

The following companies represent the top hiring companies who offered full-time opportunities to 2019-2023 Baker Program in Real Estate graduates.

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JP Morgan Chase & Co logo

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