Had a conversation with a head hunter today and learned my comp is well below market rate. Do I leave for the $ or have the convo on communication day?
When looking for a new position, do you prioritize comp or the experience/skills you'll be able to gain?
Enough dancing around why we all joined Fishbowl. 1) 2016 base and variable comp. 2) Title. 3) Disappointed or not? Try to be helpful, no nonsense.
Despite the obvious such as responsibilities and compensation, how would you differentiate jr bankers from sr bankers?
If anyone is unhappy with their bonus at GS, it's probably thanks to Gary's $100 million exit package...
For those that have come from a lower to middle-class background: how has this job (and the salary that comes along with it) affected your life?
Tech raises & bonuses at Banks. Please share if you want, also mention if you were promoted, your new title, old title and previous base salary. I haven't got my numbers yet but will post them asap.
NOTE TO FISHBOWL REPS: Please make an investment banking / Private Equity only Fishbowl. It's impossible to have things like bonus discussions in the current hodgepodge.
If I apply for a role externally, what info about me (rating, salary, fired or not...) the new company can request from HR of my old company? What is HR supposed to disclose and what not?
Any tips on lateraling from a no name boutique IB? The variance in bonus (165k last year and 40k this year) is killing me especially since my salary is only 60k. I'm in LA for reference.
First year IB ASO. Hoping to leave bank this year. Worried the bank will claw back my signing bonus if they find out I'm trying to leave before I hit 12 mos (would give notice after 12 mos). Advice?
Anyone with experience in a mnc/subsidiary banking team? How does pay compare to traditional industry verticals? Is comp tied to performance of the region or industry you help with?
If you are in IB, how much of your bonus is deferred, is it deferred as stock/cash and what is the vesting period?
Anyone have a good bonus take home pay calculator? The ones I’m finding on google don’t include NYC taxes.
Do you ever share your salary with anyone other than spouse/SO? As in other family members, close friends, coworkers who you’re friends/close with?
If im driving a project that results in the bank saving a few hundred million. Is it wrong of me to feel entitled to a percentage of the savings ? I mean I have a bonus but I’d like to discuss this.
I know switching jobs every few yrs helps maximize comp, but is it possible to still get close to reaching your potential at same firm? I like my firm, but can’t help thinking...(cont.)
I am reaching 5 years at the firm. I have heard that there is a bonus for this achievement. Is that true? Thanks
When negotiating salary, is it a good idea to bring up other companies you are interviewing with or have offers from?
A lot of convo on here stems around jumping around for salary. What is something that would inspire you to stay at your firm outside of comp?