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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 Hedge Fund

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

Total Avg Compensation

March 2021 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 (26) $251
  • Engineer/Quant (48) $234
  • 1st Year Associate (63) $188
  • Analysts (180) $168
  • Intern/Summer Associate (15) $125
  • Junior Trader (5) $102
  • Intern/Summer Analyst (201) $82