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Career Advancement Opportunities

March 2021 Hedge Fund

  • D.E. Shaw 98.7%
  • AQR Capital Management 97.3%
  • Citadel Investment Group 96.0%
  • Two Sigma Investments 94.7%
  • Point72 93.3%

Overall Employee Satisfaction

March 2021 Hedge Fund

  • D.E. Shaw 98.7%
  • Two Sigma Investments 97.3%
  • Citadel Investment Group 96.0%
  • Blackstone Group 94.7%
  • Point72 93.3%

Professional Growth Opportunities

March 2021 Consulting

  • McKinsey and Co 99.3%
  • Bain & Company 98.6%
  • Boston Consulting Group (BCG) 97.9%
  • Strategy& 97.1%
  • Oliver Wyman 96.4%

Total Avg Compensation

March 2021 Private Equity

  • Principal (7) $694
  • Director/MD (15) $627
  • Vice President (61) $374
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  • 2nd Year Associate (123) $250
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  • 3rd+ Year Analyst (24) $164
  • 2nd Year Analyst (58) $137
  • 1st Year Analyst (169) $119
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