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Career Advancement Opportunities

September 2020 Private Equity

  • Blackstone Group() 99.0%
  • The Riverside Company() 98.0%
  • Warburg Pincus() 97.0%
  • KKR (Kohlberg Kravis Roberts)() 96.0%
  • Carlyle Group() 95.0%

Overall Employee Satisfaction

September 2020 Investment Banking

  • Evercore(= =) 99.6%
  • PJT Partners(= =) 99.1%
  • Lincoln International(= =) 98.7%
  • Houlihan Lokey(▲01) 98.3%
  • William Blair(▲01) 97.9%

Professional Growth Opportunities

September 2020 Consulting

  • Bain & Company() 99.2%
  • McKinsey and Co() 98.5%
  • Boston Consulting Group (BCG)() 97.7%
  • Strategy&() 96.9%
  • Oliver Wyman() 96.2%

Total Avg Compensation

September 2020 Hedge Fund

  • Vice President (18) $520
  • Director/MD (10) $359
  • Portfolio Manager (7) $297
  • 3rd+ Year Associate (18) $269
  • 2nd Year Associate (25) $242
  • Engineer/Quant (46) $237
  • 1st Year Associate (58) $189
  • Analysts (175) $167
  • Intern/Summer Associate (12) $134
  • Junior Trader (5) $102
  • Intern/Summer Analyst (186) $80