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Career Advancement Opportunities

April 2021 Investment Banking

  • Lazard Middle Market (= =) 99.6%
  • Evercore (▲01) 99.2%
  • Goldman Sachs (▽01) 98.7%
  • PJT Partners (= =) 98.3%
  • Rothschild (▲01) 97.9%

Overall Employee Satisfaction

April 2021 Investment Banking

  • PJT Partners (= =) 99.6%
  • Evercore (= =) 99.2%
  • Lazard Middle Market (▲01) 98.7%
  • Rothschild (▲05) 98.3%
  • William Blair (▽02) 97.9%

Professional Growth Opportunities

April 2021 Consulting

  • McKinsey and Co 99.3%
  • Bain & Company 98.6%
  • Boston Consulting Group (BCG) 97.9%
  • Strategy& 97.2%
  • Oliver Wyman 96.5%

Total Avg Compensation

April 2021 Hedge Fund

  • Vice President (18) $520
  • Director/MD (10) $359
  • NA (4) $325
  • Portfolio Manager (7) $297
  • Manager (4) $282
  • 3rd+ Year Associate (18) $269
  • 2nd Year Associate (26) $251
  • Engineer/Quant (49) $233
  • 1st Year Associate (63) $188
  • Analysts (181) $168
  • Intern/Summer Associate (15) $125
  • Junior Trader (5) $102
  • Intern/Summer Analyst (203) $82