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Career Advancement Opportunities

January 2021 Hedge Fund

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

Overall Employee Satisfaction

January 2021 Private Equity

  • Blackstone Group 99.2%
  • KKR (Kohlberg Kravis Roberts) 98.3%
  • The Riverside Company 97.5%
  • Carlyle Group 96.6%
  • Cerberus Capital Management 95.8%

Professional Growth Opportunities

January 2021 Investment Banking

  • Evercore (= =) 99.5%
  • Lazard Middle Market (= =) 99.0%
  • Goldman Sachs (= =) 98.6%
  • William Blair (▲01) 98.1%
  • PJT Partners (▽01) 97.6%

Total Avg Compensation

January 2021 Private Equity

  • Principal (7) $694
  • Director/MD (15) $627
  • Vice President (58) $366
  • 3rd+ Year Associate (60) $272
  • 2nd Year Associate (116) $246
  • 1st Year Associate (250) $224
  • 3rd+ Year Analyst (23) $162
  • 2nd Year Analyst (57) $138
  • 1st Year Analyst (163) $119
  • Intern/Summer Associate (18) $71
  • Intern/Summer Analyst (178) $59