MBAs' rich expectations

MBA candidates expect to earn a hefty annual base salary of $101,256 one year after graduation. Men expect to make about $7,000 more in their first jobs than women. And B-school grads who go into utilities anticipate earning the most.

Source: Universum USA surveyed 3,739 MBA students at 135 top business schools nationwide between Dec. 2012 and March 2013.