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Currently an audit senior at a middle market firm, just completed my third busy season. Recently received an offer to be an associate at a boutique FS Advisory firm, with a 25% pay increase and 20% bonus on top of base salary (HCOL). What pay increase do people normally leave for? All in comp with bonus is nice, however, I feel like the base may be a little low ($85k). My raise from associate to senior was minimal last year due to COVID, so just wanted to see what I should be expecting. Thanks.

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