Compare The Carlyle Group vs Bain Capital BETA

See how working at The Carlyle Group vs. Bain Capital compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at The Carlyle Group vs. Bain Capital. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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The Carlyle Group

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Bain Capital

Employee Ratings

  • Bain Capital scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 133 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 96 reviews)
Bain Capital employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than The Carlyle Group employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
4.4
Bain Capital employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.9 higher than The Carlyle Group employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
4.4
Bain Capital employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than The Carlyle Group employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.8
Work-life balance
4.1
Bain Capital employees rated their Work-life balance 1.3 higher than The Carlyle Group employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
4.2
Bain Capital employees rated their Senior Management 0.8 higher than The Carlyle Group employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
4.3
Bain Capital employees rated their Culture & Values 1.0 higher than The Carlyle Group employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
The Carlyle Group Ceo Glenn A. Youngkin
89%
89%Glenn A. Youngkin
CEO Approval
Bain Capital Ceo Jonathan Lavine and John Connaughton
99%
99%Jonathan Lavine and John Connaughton
Bain Capital employees rated their CEO Approval 10% higher than The Carlyle Group employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
73%
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Bain Capital employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 16% higher than The Carlyle Group employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
60%
Positive Business Outlook
90%
Bain Capital employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 30% higher than The Carlyle Group employees rated theirs.

Salaries

The Carlyle Group has 104 more total submitted salaries than Bain Capital.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate28 Salaries
$114,385/yr
Staff Accountant28 Salaries
$67,518/yr
Executive Assistant11 Salaries
$81,473/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate32 Salaries
$122,006/yr
Finance Associate10 Salaries
$73,320/yr
Executive Assistant13 Salaries
$73,837/yr

What Employees Say

  • Bain Capital had 1 more reviews than The Carlyle Group that mentioned "Great benefits" as a Pro.
  • The Carlyle Group had 1 more reviews than Bain Capital that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
  • Bain Capital had 4 more reviews than The Carlyle Group that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 8 reviews)
"Great people"(in 8 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 9 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 7 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 16 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 14 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 18 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 15 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Principal

I worked at The Carlyle Group full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Friendly and collaborative culture, interesting work, growing company

Cons

Difficult to progress in career and limited opportunities to take on new responsibilities quickly

Former Intern - Co-Op

I worked at Bain Capital

Pros

Great Learning Exp, Awesome Team, Atmosphere

Cons

Intense at Times, Not a ton of association across different depts.

Job Postings

The Carlyle Group has 51 more recently posted open jobs than Bain Capital.