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Career Advancement Opportunities

December 2021 Private Equity

  • The Riverside Company 99.3%
  • Apollo Global Management 98.7%
  • Warburg Pincus 98.0%
  • Blackstone Group 97.4%
  • KKR (Kohlberg Kravis Roberts) 96.7%

Overall Employee Satisfaction

December 2021 Private Equity

  • Blackstone Group 99.3%
  • The Riverside Company 98.7%
  • KKR (Kohlberg Kravis Roberts) 98.0%
  • Bain Capital 97.3%
  • Ardian 96.6%

Professional Growth Opportunities

December 2021 Consulting

  • McKinsey and Co 99.4%
  • Bain & Company 98.8%
  • Boston Consulting Group (BCG) 98.1%
  • Oliver Wyman 97.5%
  • Alvarez & Marsal 96.9%

Total Avg Compensation

December 2021 Private Equity

  • Principal (8) $676
  • Director/MD (18) $575
  • Vice President (70) $361
  • 3rd+ Year Associate (70) $270
  • 2nd Year Associate (143) $252
  • 1st Year Associate (294) $220
  • 3rd+ Year Analyst (26) $159
  • 2nd Year Analyst (63) $134
  • 1st Year Analyst (190) $118
  • Intern/Summer Associate (21) $67
  • Intern/Summer Analyst (224) $59