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Career Advancement Opportunities

December 2021 Investment Banking

  • Lazard Middle Market (= =) 99.6%
  • Evercore (= =) 99.3%
  • Robert W. Baird & Co. (▲03) 98.9%
  • Bank of America Merrill Lynch (▲03) 98.6%
  • PJT Partners (▽01) 98.2%

Overall Employee Satisfaction

December 2021 Investment Banking

  • Robert W. Baird & Co. (▲02) 99.6%
  • Evercore (▽01) 99.3%
  • PJT Partners (▽01) 98.9%
  • Lazard Middle Market (= =) 98.5%
  • TD Securities (▲10) 98.2%

Professional Growth Opportunities

December 2021 Hedge Fund

  • D.E. Shaw 98.8%
  • AQR Capital Management 97.6%
  • Point72 96.5%
  • Citadel Investment Group 95.3%
  • Two Sigma Investments 94.1%

Total Avg Compensation

December 2021 Hedge Fund

  • Vice President (20) $488
  • Director/MD (10) $359
  • NA (5) $306
  • Portfolio Manager (7) $297
  • 3rd+ Year Associate (21) $288
  • Manager (4) $282
  • 2nd Year Associate (28) $241
  • Engineer/Quant (52) $238
  • 1st Year Associate (64) $187
  • Analysts (195) $166
  • Intern/Summer Associate (17) $122
  • Junior Trader (5) $102
  • Intern/Summer Analyst (215) $82