Salaries at Blackstone are big. Bonuses at Blackstone are bigger. : If you work for Blackstone this year, you’re going to get paid a lot. Not just a small lot like Goldman Sachs, but a big lot – a huge lot – a lot that’s a lot more than last year. Blackstone just reported its third quarter results. Thanks to big gains in its real estate portfolio and asset sales they were very good. Blackstone people are being paid accordingly. Blackstone doesn’t disclose how many people it employs in its quarterly results.