Public Finance 2020 Bonuses

I thought it would be a good idea to start a thread on 2020 public finance bonuses. If you could specify BB or MM I think that's a pretty important factor for PF. Title/Base/Bonus would be awesome to hear for anyone who has gotten their number so far.

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Mar 23, 2021 - 8:46pm

Dolla Bill Stern

Not me but my roommate works at a top 5 firm, BB, he said first year was 20-40k. Heard lower ranked firms paid 35-50k (assuming to attract talent).

Any clue what associates make at your roommates BB for pub-fin? I had a mentee ask me about public finance but I have no clue about comp.

guessing 150k base + ~80k bonus? 

Mar 23, 2021 - 9:06pm

How good/bad are hours at a BB for PF?


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May 13, 2021 - 10:34pm

this is absurd. have friends working at random (not sexy) F500 companies in non-technical roles making = with 40 hr weeks. 

Pubfin is not worth it. 

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