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Career Advancement Opportunities

April 2021 Hedge Fund

  • D.E. Shaw 98.7%
  • AQR Capital Management 97.4%
  • Citadel Investment Group 96.2%
  • Point72 94.9%
  • Two Sigma Investments 93.6%

Overall Employee Satisfaction

April 2021 Private Equity

  • Blackstone Group 99.2%
  • KKR (Kohlberg Kravis Roberts) 98.4%
  • The Riverside Company 97.6%
  • Cerberus Capital Management 96.8%
  • Carlyle Group 96.0%

Professional Growth Opportunities

April 2021 Private Equity

  • Blackstone Group 99.2%
  • The Riverside Company 98.4%
  • Warburg Pincus 97.6%
  • Apollo Global Management 96.8%
  • KKR (Kohlberg Kravis Roberts) 96.0%

Total Avg Compensation

April 2021 Investment Banking

  • Director/MD (9) $911
  • Vice President (35) $364
  • Associates (188) $234
  • 2nd Year Analyst (107) $150
  • Intern/Summer Associate (96) $145
  • 3rd+ Year Analyst (26) $145
  • 1st Year Analyst (392) $132
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