Four Compensation Tips to Keep in Mind During Your Job Search

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After finishing my graduate degree, all I wanted was that first job. And following months of sending in applications and interviewing, I had my first offer and immediately said “yes." When I learned what my salary would be, I only thought about finally earning a paycheck. I had no clue what kind of pay to expect or whether it reflected the average in the field. And the thought of negotiating never even crossed my mind! I was simply thrilled to finally secure my first real job.

Wherever you are in your career journey, don't be like first-time-job-hunter me.

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