Questions relating to the monetary compensation received for completing tasks and projects.

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Should I wait for a response to my counteroffer or check in?

On 7/22, I received an offer for a role as junior QA analyst by a company that I'm very interested in. Before listing the offer details, the CTO wrote, "This isn't a formal offer but would you be ...
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How should I ask about a significantly lower annual pay increase than my usual?

I am working for a small private company for last 6 years. I previously recieved 11%, 14%, and 24% pay increase for last few years, but this year my salary increase suddenly dropped to less then 5%. ...
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Employer has assumed I resigned with immediate effect - am I entitled for pay for my noticed period? [on hold]

I am in the UK. I gave notice of my resignation via email but did not state when my last day of employment would be. I had been suspended earlier that day pending investigation. The content of my ...
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Getting paid for a full month at new place of work [on hold]

I started a new job on the 4th July this month and am due to get paid on Friday. I earn £30,000 per year, which works out to be roughly £1,960 after taxes. A family member said today that I may be ...
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Negotiating a salary after internship?

I was an intern this summer and have been offered to continue working there part-time during the school year. I have a meeting coming up to discuss the details...however I have been talking to some ...
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International payroll transfer is not arriving after 2 weeks and I don't know what to do

I work remotely for an international company, they always pay me via international wire and it takes between 1 and 2 days to arrive. The latest payment was sent over a couple of weeks ago, my local ...
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How can I ask for my salary to match what the person I'm replacing got?

In the next week or so I'll be having a meeting with my manager to discuss the promotion I recently got. I'm taking over the role of a work-mate who is currently serving his notice period. I know how ...
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How to determine the salary range for remote position? [duplicate]

I am actively looking for a new job, since my current project is coming to an end. And I am being offered and opportunity as Python Software Developer for Costa Rica, remote 100%. I have no clue as to ...
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What are the pros and cons of mentioning that salary is not most important factor for me in my cover letter?

I found in the news about one big company that the president said something like "the money is not most important thing, so we just pay just so the workers would not go to other companies". I like ...
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HR made me feel uncomfortable about negotiating salary [closed]

HR felt like a bully after asking for more compensation by saying "Others that have applied would take this job for a way lesser salary than what you are asking" and made the situation uncomfortable ...
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What should I do when my employer stopped paying me without informing/discussing with me during my leave when I worked remotely? [closed]

My situation is that I am a full time student and in the meanwhile I have a job that allows me to work remotely most of the time and only come in to the office once or twice a week. I am not from the ...
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Is simply stating the salary I internally want too naive?

An employer told me that he is considering offering me the job and he asked me first to tell him if I have any expectations regarding the salary. I told him the amount of fixed salary I think is ...
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Did consulting job for old boss, how to ask for payment politely

I did a consulting job for my old boss with who I have a good relationship. He contracted me to do some work for him at an agreed upon hourly rate. I completed the project two months or so ago but he ...
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What time frame are salaries typically offered in reference to? [closed]

When a company in the United States makes a job offer, what is the time frame that is typically used to convey the salary to the candidate? For example, $3,500 per month vs. $42,000 per year?
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Rate negotiations with a 3rd party recruiter

I am working with a 3rd party Recruiter who tells me their client sets the rate I can be paid, is that true? I always thought it's the client that pays the recruiter, then recruiter sets the rate for ...
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Being offered a lot of interviews before starting my new job. Should I interview with them? [closed]

I was offered a job a few months back and I took it without negotiating salary or looking elsewhere. I have not started my job yet and my first day will be in three months. Now when I see my ...
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Negotiating Offers (Verbal Offers & General)

I have always wondered about this particular area of job hunting and never gave it any thought because I just took whatever came my way because I needed to move on, but with negotiating I essentially ...
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If I already know the salary offered by the company, how should I negotiate?

I am about to get an offer from a company, and they asked me to tell them first if I have any requirements, like a minimum salary, or any other requirements regarding the whole compensation package. ...
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Must I limit my expected salary to a maximum percentage increase over my current salary?

I am currently looking at switching jobs in Germany and plan to speak to recruiters soon. Is there a maximum percentage increase in salary that I must limit my expected salary to? Are there laws or ...
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Receiving more money to my bank [duplicate]

I left my job 4 months ago, but my previous employer still paying the salary to my bank account, what should I do?
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Am I underpaid as a “temp” front end developer? [duplicate]

I have worked for the past few months as a tech support help desk rep for $11.75/hr through a temp service. Recently, they asked if anyone had front end development skills. Several people responded ...
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Regular delay in payments - 401k, etc [closed]

I hope this is a valid question. My company doesn't contribute anything to my 401K plan but allows all employees to contribute to one. However, almost always the payment into my 401k plan is delayed ...
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Can I negotiate for a higher salary based on a higher offer I got elsewhere?

I was offered a position from company A. The annual salary would be $75K plus they'd give me a $1,000 signing bonus to help me relocate. I was also offered a position with company B. It would also ...
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How much is the expected gross salary range for sofware architect in Germany [duplicate]

I had over 2 years experience in software .NEt developement and 1 good years experience as front end/java script developer. I am recently asked for an expected gross salary range by a company in ...
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How to negotiate salary when range is unknown

My wife and I have an interview tomorrow for a position as live in groundskeepers. This is in a very affluent area and we know the homeowner is incredibly wealthy. Our rent will be paid which is why ...
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Will bringing up a salary increase before my first day make me sound like a difficult person/ make a bad impression? [duplicate]

I got offered my new job around 5 months ago. I am currently studying and still have 3 more months to finish. I have around 2 years of work experience before my current degree. I accepted the job ...
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Is it reasonable to ask for a cost of living raise

If the company moves to the other side of the city and I move with it so as not to deal with traffic and just generally be more convenient for me, and if the rent/gas/other costs of living are higher ...
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Is it appropriate to ask for a raise after 1 year? [closed]

I recently accepted a job at a company after my wife and I were relocated for her job. We moved to a border town where most of the employees are H1B Visa's. During the time of the move I was notified ...
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Can I pay my employees salaries based on a project but not as a fixed salary [closed]

Can I pay my employees salaries based on a project but not as a fixed salary? The reason for this is because the company does not pay invoices per month, but only on the jobs completion. So employees ...
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Moved for work and had my salary cut

I was hired from the competition with big promises. I moved to a new province for this new company. They made me sign an agreement but never sent me a copy as promised. 2 months after I moved my whole ...
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Should I mention another job offer when negotiating a graduate job salary? [closed]

I'm a computer science graduate and have received 2 job offers. Job A offers a salary of £22.5k Job B offers a salary of £18k I much prefer job B and would happily work for £18k Job B have stated ...
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How to deal with variable pay as a developer?

I am going to sign a new contract in a start-up. As we discussed the pay, they warned me a part of the pay was variable. They intend to pay it all the time and partly or totally remove it in case of ...
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Asking prospective employer about side job after an offer?

I have a side job that takes about 1-2 hours a week, and I enjoy it. I've been offered a full-time position at a company and would like to keep my side job (which does not compete even remotely in the ...
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Salary Adjustment When Working Remotely [closed]

I am lebanese, residing in Lebanon and will be working remotely to my Employer's German office while cashing my salary every month from Lebanon. This means that my employer's office in Germany will be ...
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UK - Does my employer have to pay for my work during my notice period?

I recently handed in my notice after accepting a job offer from a competitor for a significant pay rise (although that wasn't my only reason for leaving). The notice period at my current place of ...
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Grossly underpaid and overworked, considering using resignation as tactic for pay raise

I should begin by stating that I am earning just over half the median salary for someone of the same profession, skill set, and location. I work about 60 hours per week at a medium-sized business with ...
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Reevaluate salary after contract? [duplicate]

I am currently working at a company as a junior programmer on contract for the summer (June - Aug). I am working and going to school at the same time hence the contract, the company is hiring me as a ...
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Should I try for a counter-counter offer? [closed]

I work for Tech Firm A, and was recently contacted by Tech Firm B. Firm B has made me a fairly nice offer. I was planning to accept it, even though it means moving. My plan had been to accept and ...
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Should I bring my age into account when enquiring about a job?

I am a student who is going to move to Melbourne, Australia (from Cairns, Australia), when I am in Melbourne I hope to get a job as a website developer. I have a reasonably large amount of experience ...
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Should I say high salary is the only factor I consider when accepting a job offer? [closed]

I'm at the last stage of hiring process. I was asked about my salary expectations up front and I said so high quote that I will not take any other factors into consideration if they accept it. I'm ...
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How hard to negotiate new salary? [closed]

I'm currently in quite a low paid job, £34k as a senior .NET developer. I (stupidly) gave away my salary to a recruitment agency whilst applying for a new job. The salary range of this new job is £35k-...
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A raise or not a raise? [closed]

I am a salaried manager working in the United States. Due to job duties and industry practice my weekly salary is based on two parts to form what we in call in the industry the "total package". We use ...
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Should I point out that I'm a woman when negotiating starting salary?

The pay gap between men and women has been in the news lately so I'm wondering if it would be an appropriate strategy to use this when negotiating a starting salary at a new company as a Senior ...
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Is it okay for Work to constantly place me in a high playing job position and be paid the same lower salary as my previous job position? [closed]

So I work in a Factory & I normally work in **General Assembly for 10.25$ an hour on 2nd shift. Recently our supervisor has been sending people to work in a much much harder and stressful part of ...
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Can an insurance broker ask for fees a former employer forgot to without from final paycheck? [closed]

I live in the state of California. I amicably left an employer over 2 years ago and have just received a phone call from (presumably) the insurance broker of said employer informing me that medical ...
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Have you ever received the highest performance rating but not gotten a raise? [closed]

This happened to me twice in the recent past, My manager was incredulous that his manager overrode his salary recommendation. The first time I went to HR and asked about it, I told them "if this is ...
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How best to demonstrate that as a software developer you make the company money [closed]

I have been working for a company for some time, but the company is a loss making company overall. I, however, have value and will make the company a lot of money. Let's assume the former is true ...
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Why would one not be hired because one's expected pay range was low? [closed]

Less than forty-eight hours after an interview†, I received an email confirming that I was no longer being considered for a position, but strangely the reason given for rejection was "your desired ...
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Concerned about overtime clauses in contract. What points should I keep in mind, when accepting a offer? [closed]

I been offered a job and few things that concerns me while signing the contract, things like while i was in there, the pay was told 24k, but in contract it said 22k , moreover the contract says,...
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Promoted without pay increase [closed]

I am a mid-senior level developer that has just been promoted to Lead Developer. I have worked with my current company for a little under two years and have not received a pay rise in that time. I was ...