How much would a 1st year at a $1.5B aum hedge fund with about 20 guys expect to make?
Small Hedge Fund Associate Salary
Your salary will largely depend on the size of the hedge fund that you are working for considering the 2% and 20% structure. However, the general consensus is that analysts coming out of undergrad can expect to make between $60 - $80 k (as of 2010).
One user shared that they worked at a relatively small hedge fund with pay of $60,000 and a bonus between 50%-100% of the base salary. He worked around 60 hours a week in a non-trading role.
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