Year-end Comp Benchmarking

Year-end discussions are coming up, so thought to kick off a platform to collect input on comp. Ideally could follow a template with some key reference points but any insights are welcome.

Example:

  • Yrs in PE: 3

  • Fund Size: $1 - 3bn

  • Base: $160k

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Oct 24, 2021 - 7:30pm

Did you spend 2-3 years in IB before PE, and are now an equivalent of senior associate (vp in banking), or is your 3 years in PE all of your post-undergrad experience?

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