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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 Consulting

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

Professional Growth Opportunities

September 2021 Private Equity

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

Total Avg Compensation

September 2021 Hedge Fund

  • Vice President (19) $498
  • Director/MD (10) $359
  • NA (5) $306
  • Portfolio Manager (7) $297
  • Manager (4) $282
  • 3rd+ Year Associate (19) $272
  • 2nd Year Associate (28) $241
  • Engineer/Quant (51) $237
  • 1st Year Associate (64) $187
  • Analysts (188) $168
  • Intern/Summer Associate (15) $125
  • Junior Trader (5) $102
  • Intern/Summer Analyst (211) $82