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Interns Are Making Over $16,000 a Month as Wall Street Talent Wars Heat Up

Top global investment banks boosted intern compensation by 37.2% this year.

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As top firms shell out millions in the battle for Wall Street’s best and brightest, even interns are seeing their compensation soar.

Top global investment banks boosted intern pay by 37.2% for the current internship season from a year earlier, while other large banks are paying 36.9% more, according to finance career site Wall Street Oasis.