Wall Street Comp as a Percentage of Revenue

Wall Street is notorious for a few things, among them a predilection for those grotesque blue dress shirts with white collars.  It is also known for paying out a larger percentage of revenues to employees than any other industry you could think of.

The writing is on the wall as far as where this is headed, but here’s a look at the data for what it’s worth…

Here’s a WSJ infograph via Chart Porn:

Source:

http://chartporn.org/2010/10/12/update-wall-street-compensation/

Interactive Version:

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748703440004575547940517302072.html

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