ESG and sustainability professionals earn 20% higher salaries than their counterparts, reveals salary analysis 

Over $30 trillion invested in ESG-related initiatives drives demand for skilled bankers and asset managers 

Bankers and money managers with ESG expertise enjoy higher base salaries due to increased demand 

Divergence in salaries between ESG and non-ESG roles began in 2020 with the rise of sustainable investing 

Escalating hiring in ESG positions mirrors the finance sector's growing focus on environmental and social responsibility 

Despite political opposition in some regions, the demand for ESG professionals remains strong