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Career Advancement Opportunities

October 2020 Hedge Fund

  • D.E. Shaw 98.6%
  • Two Sigma Investments 97.2%
  • AQR Capital Management 95.8%
  • Point72 94.4%
  • Citadel Investment Group 93.1%

Overall Employee Satisfaction

October 2020 Hedge Fund

  • D.E. Shaw 98.6%
  • Two Sigma Investments 97.2%
  • Citadel Investment Group 95.8%
  • Blackstone Group 94.4%
  • Point72 93.1%

Professional Growth Opportunities

October 2020 Hedge Fund

  • D.E. Shaw 98.6%
  • AQR Capital Management 97.2%
  • Two Sigma Investments 95.8%
  • Citadel Investment Group 94.4%
  • Point72 93.1%

Total Avg Compensation

October 2020 Hedge Fund

  • Vice President (18) $520
  • Director/MD (10) $359
  • Portfolio Manager (7) $297
  • Manager (4) $282
  • 3rd+ Year Associate (18) $269
  • 2nd Year Associate (25) $242
  • Engineer/Quant (47) $236
  • 1st Year Associate (60) $189
  • Analysts (175) $167
  • Intern/Summer Associate (13) $133
  • Junior Trader (5) $102
  • Intern/Summer Analyst (190) $81