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Career Advancement Opportunities

November 2020 Private Equity

  • Blackstone Group 99.1%
  • The Riverside Company 98.1%
  • Warburg Pincus 97.2%
  • KKR (Kohlberg Kravis Roberts) 96.3%
  • Apollo Global Management 95.4%

Overall Employee Satisfaction

November 2020 Hedge Fund

  • Two Sigma Investments 98.6%
  • D.E. Shaw 97.3%
  • Citadel Investment Group 95.9%
  • Blackstone Group 94.6%
  • Point72 93.2%

Professional Growth Opportunities

November 2020 Consulting

  • Bain & Company 99.3%
  • McKinsey and Co 98.5%
  • Boston Consulting Group (BCG) 97.8%
  • Strategy& 97.1%
  • Oliver Wyman 96.4%

Total Avg Compensation

November 2020 Private Equity

  • Principal (6) $693
  • Director/MD (14) $640
  • Vice President (56) $360
  • 3rd+ Year Associate (60) $272
  • 2nd Year Associate (112) $246
  • 1st Year Associate (246) $224
  • 3rd+ Year Analyst (23) $162
  • 2nd Year Analyst (54) $140
  • 1st Year Analyst (157) $119
  • Intern/Summer Associate (17) $66
  • Intern/Summer Analyst (172) $60