Short answer – if you hate investment banking, leave after your next bonus. Life is too short to spend an extended amount of time on something that you abhor. If you do not hate investment banking…
Most investment bankers do not hate their jobs that much on a relative level –
Regardless of what career or entrepreneurial path you may want to pursue in the future, investment banking gives an unparalleled foundation for that path. This answer is not the same answer you would give in an interview. For more on that, please refer to our interview guide.
Compensation – All-in