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+26 Thank you, Mom and Dad OFF 20 3d
+25 UPDATED: Benchmarking IB Analyst Salary (August 2021) IB 33 23m
+23 Morgan Stanley - PAY RISE! IB 67 2d
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+20 Introducing WSO Alpha IB 12 2d
+18 William Blair Pay Bump IB 36 15h
+17 For those who have not been vaccinated, why not? OFF 111 1h
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+14 Going to happy hour alone as a female OFF 45 13h
+14 GS Raising Base - Litquidity IB 22 26m
+12 Are finance majors retarded? IB 26 2d
+12 Feeling so bad for the homeless people I see on the streets OFF 67 2d
+10 Excessive LinkedIn thanks need to stop OFF 22 2d
+10 Is NYC really worth the hype!? IB 59 2d
+10 WF Raises Base to 100k IB 40 14h
+10 Best Associate you've ever seen IB 11 6h
+9 Any Good Books To Read? IB 23 1d
+8 Should I keep writing erotic stories as a side hustle? OFF 24 2d
+8 What did you do to land in the bottom bucket? IB 15 2d
+7 [argument thread] Great at sex vs smokin’ hot OFF 23 2d
+7 2nd Year Analyst - Ready to Quit IB 3 3d
+7 CS Raises Base to 100k IB 16 3h
+7 Q&A: Early 20s w/ 140k TC came from a non-target school with a 1.666 GPA & GED from highschool CO 9 11h
+6 Wharton Global High School Investment Competition TR 2 12h
+6 Quitting SA OFF 16 1d
+6 Cold Calling in Acquisitions at a Developer RE 5 2d
+6 I got a new job and feeling like shit IB 5 9h
+6 Calling all JEF Analysts - Pay Raise IB 21 9h
+6 Hot Take: I Vastly Prefer Working With Chicks IB 8 7h
+5 WeWork Case Study RE 17 4d
+5 Exit Ops/Reputation of Marlin Equity Partners London PE 4 2d
+5 Welcome to the Stonks Market | The Daily Peel | 7/27/21 INV 1 6d
+5 What is “good diligence”? PE 13 3d
+5 You want a summer analyst offer? Here's how... JOB 6 12h
+5 The Tech Bois | The Daily Peel | 7/28/21 INV 1 5d
+5 To all the chimps with no return offers, there is hope IB 16 1d
+5 Hello! OFF 4 3d
+5 Read between JPows lines | The Daily Peel | 7/29/21 INV 1 4d
+5 Interviewing with a new fund in an overheated/overpriced sector: be bullish or be honest? RE 5 3d
+5 Have you ever lost interest in a girlfriend even though she didn't intentionally do anything wrong? OFF 46 9h
+5 SSG Groups RE 2 11h
+5 No return offer success stories IB 10 14h
+4 Non-Investment Roles at HF HF 4 6d
+4 How Many Advance to the Case Study Round? (PE Associate Recruiting) PE 7 4d
+4 Best BofA Groups IB 12 3d
+4 College List for IB IB 36 2d
+4 Jefferies Pay Raise? IB 21 6h
+4 Go into brokerage, property management, or work for developer? RE 15 14h
+4 Networking call with HF CEO... what to ask HF 4 3d
+4 Best groups at Raymond James ? IB 21 2d
+4 What exactly is KPMG's EVS (Economic valuation services) group, what do they do? IB 1 3d
+4 PWM out of college? AM 4 2d
+4 Networking & Recruiting back in the office JOB 1 3d
+4 Growth Equity Interview - Question PE 1 2d
+4 Don't you hate too much money?| The Daily Peel | 7/30/21 INV 1 3d
+4 Cash and Cash Equivalents don't match in audited financials year to year? IB 5 2d
+4 WSO Tee Shirt FASH 2 2d
+4 Landed an IB gig in South Florida, whats the move lol? OFF 5 2d
+3 Credit funds HF 5 3d
+3 2022 On Cycle confirmed for post labor day IB 2 5d
+3 D. E. Shaw Rotational Associate FT Interview HF 2 6d
+3 “You will learn brand new ways to value a business” AM 7 1d
+3 Intern looking to exit IB 46 2d
+3 Value of MBA in Private Credit PE 6 10h
+3 Jumping products - HF trading HF 2 3d
+3 Question on NOLs PE 1 4d
+3 Asking for a friend PE 5 3d
+3 Do looks matter in PE? OFF 13 3d
+3 Why Choose Commercial Property for Rent in Gurgaon? RE 1 4d
+3 We might not be going back to the office yet… IB 5 4d
+3 Credit Suisse Pay Raise? IB 8 2d
+3 nofap vs 'those are rookie numbers' OFF 21 2d
+3 Opportunity to leave IB -- too early? IB 6 17h
+3 Thoughts on NYU SPS bachelors in Real Estate? BSCH 0 1d
+3 Short Emory JOB 41 6h
+2 <$100 Ties FASH 5 2d
+2 Prep for IB summer internship 2022 London JOB 1 6d
+2 Hedge fund interviews and scams IB 2 4d
+2 Corp Dev or Corp VC, can you help me figure out what it is I’m doing and how much I should be paid? CF 5 5d
+2 PWP FT 2022 IB 29 2d
+2 Tech Sales vs Asset Management prospects OTH 1 5d
+2 How do you keep your cool when you really want a job? JOB 5 5d
+2 Why is BlackRock culture so bad? AM 7 2d
+2 Did anyone else get this email from KKR? PE 7 4d
+2 VC - Emerging Tech Boutiques / FTPartners / Guggenheim / SVB Leerink Exits to Venture Capital IB 15 4d
+2 Performance on FT Training Exams IB 7 4d
+2 Waitlisted at BB (GS/MS/JPM) IB 2 2d
+2 Do certain personality types succeed in certain finance jobs? PE 4 3d
+2 Do you guys have a type? If so, how often have you found yourself going outside your type? OFF 26 18h
+2 PE to GE/VC PE 2 1d
+2 Thoughts on Factset employment? IB 11 3d
+2 “Off-market” deals RE 7 2d
+2 NAIOP Certificate in Commercial Real Estate Development? Best way to fill finance knowledge gap? RE 1 4d
+2 Blair FT 2022 IB 2 3d
+2 Threats to profitability of real estate development- does it make sense anymore? RE 6 3d
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Career Advancement Opportunities

August 2021 Consulting

  • McKinsey and Co 99.3%
  • Boston Consulting Group (BCG) 98.6%
  • Bain & Company 98.0%
  • Oliver Wyman 97.3%
  • LEK Consulting 96.6%

Overall Employee Satisfaction

August 2021 Consulting

  • Bain & Company 99.3%
  • Boston Consulting Group (BCG) 98.6%
  • McKinsey and Co 98.0%
  • Cornerstone Research 97.3%
  • Oliver Wyman 96.6%

Professional Growth Opportunities

August 2021 Consulting

  • McKinsey and Co 99.3%
  • Boston Consulting Group (BCG) 98.6%
  • Bain & Company 98.0%
  • Oliver Wyman 97.3%
  • Strategy& 96.6%

Total Avg Compensation

August 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 (27) $247
  • Engineer/Quant (51) $237
  • 1st Year Associate (63) $188
  • Analysts (184) $168
  • Intern/Summer Associate (15) $125
  • Junior Trader (5) $102
  • Intern/Summer Analyst (208) $82