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Am I underpaid? (update)Guys, here is an update to my original post (posted in December). I interned (unpaid) at a lower middle market investment bank (deal sizes between $10-50mm) in Orange County, CA for 3 months (Sep-Dec 2011) and was offered a job with the firm at the end of the year. The terms were $40k salary + a... 2 years 6 months
Am I being underpaid?Alright, so let me give you guys the rundown (FYI this is my first post). I interned (unpaid) at a middle market investment bank for 3 months (Sep-Dec 2011) and was offered a job with the firm at the end of the year. The terms were $40k salary + a discretionary bonus of up to 100% of my base... 2 years 7 months

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Thanks for the responses everyone. To answer your...Thanks for the responses everyone. To answer your questions, I learned a lot in my first year, especially the ins and outs of an entire deal process, but right now I feel like the learning experience has somewhat flat lined. I realize it is up to me to determine what I should do, but I am just... 2 years 6 months
Thanks again guys. I should have stated this...Thanks again guys. I should have stated this earlier, but SirTradesaLot is correct in that I am one of very few analysts at the firm. The positive to this is I have some leverage in that: 1) If I leave they essentially have no one to build pitch books, offering memos, management presentations,... 2 years 7 months
Thanks again for the responses everyone. What are...Thanks again for the responses everyone. What are your thoughts about asking what percent of my bonus I am going to receive (in a very subtle way) during my performance review in a couple weeks? I would like to do it in a way that does not come off blunt or make it seem like my decision to stay... 2 years 7 months
Thanks again for the responses. To answer a...Thanks again for the responses. To answer a couple questions, the firm is located in Newport Beach, and although the deal size experience I have received has ranged from $10-50mm, the firm has completed a few acquisitions in the $200-300mm range. So it looks like the overall consensus is: -- Do... 2 years 7 months
Thanks for all of the responses, very much...Thanks for all of the responses, very much appreciated. Answers to your questions below: I am located in Southern California, and the deals I have completed this year (pretty much all sell-side) have ranged from $10-50mm, with one debt deal that was $150mm+. My bonus is paid out at the end of... 2 years 7 months