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Career Advancement Opportunities

September 2021 Consulting

  • McKinsey and Co 99.3%
  • Boston Consulting Group (BCG) 98.7%
  • Bain & Company 98.0%
  • Oliver Wyman 97.4%
  • West Monroe Partners 96.7%

Overall Employee Satisfaction

September 2021 Private Equity

  • Blackstone Group 99.3%
  • KKR (Kohlberg Kravis Roberts) 98.6%
  • The Riverside Company 97.9%
  • Apollo Global Management 97.2%
  • Warburg Pincus 96.5%

Professional Growth Opportunities

September 2021 Investment Banking

  • Lazard Middle Market (= =) 99.6%
  • Evercore (= =) 99.2%
  • PJT Partners (= =) 98.9%
  • Robert W. Baird & Co. (▲03) 98.5%
  • Guggenheim Partners (▲09) 98.1%

Total Avg Compensation

September 2021 Hedge Fund

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  • NA (5) $306
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