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Career Advancement Opportunities

April 2021 Consulting

  • McKinsey and Co 99.3%
  • Boston Consulting Group (BCG) 98.6%
  • Bain & Company 97.9%
  • Oliver Wyman 97.2%
  • LEK Consulting 96.5%

Overall Employee Satisfaction

April 2021 Consulting

  • Bain & Company 99.3%
  • McKinsey and Co 98.6%
  • Boston Consulting Group (BCG) 97.9%
  • Cornerstone Research 97.2%
  • A.T. Kearney 96.5%

Professional Growth Opportunities

April 2021 Private Equity

  • Blackstone Group 99.2%
  • The Riverside Company 98.4%
  • Warburg Pincus 97.6%
  • Apollo Global Management 96.8%
  • KKR (Kohlberg Kravis Roberts) 96.0%

Total Avg Compensation

April 2021 Hedge Fund

  • Vice President (18) $520
  • Director/MD (10) $359
  • NA (4) $325
  • Portfolio Manager (7) $297
  • Manager (4) $282
  • 3rd+ Year Associate (18) $269
  • 2nd Year Associate (26) $251
  • Engineer/Quant (49) $233
  • 1st Year Associate (63) $188
  • Analysts (181) $168
  • Intern/Summer Associate (15) $125
  • Junior Trader (5) $102
  • Intern/Summer Analyst (203) $82