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Career Advancement Opportunities

May 2022 Private Equity

  • The Riverside Company 99.4%
  • Apollo Global Management 98.8%
  • Warburg Pincus 98.2%
  • Blackstone Group 97.6%
  • KKR (Kohlberg Kravis Roberts) 97.1%

Overall Employee Satisfaction

May 2022 Consulting

  • Cornerstone Research 99.4%
  • Bain & Company 98.8%
  • Boston Consulting Group (BCG) 98.2%
  • McKinsey and Co 97.6%
  • Oliver Wyman 97.0%

Professional Growth Opportunities

May 2022 Hedge Fund

  • D.E. Shaw 98.9%
  • AQR Capital Management 97.8%
  • Point72 96.7%
  • Citadel Investment Group 95.7%
  • Blackstone Group 94.6%

Total Avg Compensation

May 2022 Consulting

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  • Principal (23) $268
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  • 2nd Year Associate (133) $138
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  • Associate Consultant (150) $96
  • 1st Year Analyst (929) $85
  • Intern/Summer Associate (158) $81
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