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Career Advancement Opportunities

July 2021 Hedge Fund

  • D.E. Shaw 98.8%
  • AQR Capital Management 97.5%
  • Point72 96.3%
  • Citadel Investment Group 95.1%
  • Two Sigma Investments 93.8%

Overall Employee Satisfaction

July 2021 Investment Banking

  • PJT Partners (= =) 99.6%
  • Rothschild (▲11) 99.2%
  • Evercore (▽01) 98.8%
  • Lazard Middle Market (▽01) 98.4%
  • Robert W. Baird & Co. (▽01) 98.0%

Professional Growth Opportunities

July 2021 Private Equity

  • Blackstone Group 99.3%
  • Warburg Pincus 98.5%
  • The Riverside Company 97.8%
  • Apollo Global Management 97.0%
  • KKR (Kohlberg Kravis Roberts) 96.3%

Total Avg Compensation

July 2021 Consulting

  • Principal (22) $269
  • Director/MD (43) $260
  • Vice President (34) $249
  • Engagement Manager (77) $217
  • Manager (129) $166
  • 2nd Year Associate (122) $138
  • 3rd+ Year Associate (93) $128
  • Senior Consultant (276) $128
  • NA (10) $116
  • Consultant (492) $114
  • 1st Year Associate (432) $113
  • Engineer (4) $110
  • 3rd+ Year Analyst (113) $106
  • 2nd Year Analyst (248) $95
  • Associate Consultant (136) $94
  • 1st Year Analyst (849) $84
  • Intern/Summer Associate (132) $82
  • Intern/Summer Analyst (382) $67