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

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Offer letter & oral offer is different [on hold]

I just signed a contract wherein they are processing my visa. The contract indicates that my salary is 1500dhs which is actually 3000dhs according to the verbal offer. Our managing director told me ...
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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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I have my own tech company. Is my client going to give a technical interview to iOS Developer Contractor during hiring process? [on hold]

I have my own iOS development company. My client wanted to hire me as iOS Developer Contractor for their own company. Is my client going to give a technical interview me as iOS Developer Contractor ...
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Should I mention another job offer when negotiating a graduate job salary? [on hold]

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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578 views

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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3answers
271 views

Salary Adjustment When Working Remotely [on hold]

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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5answers
209 views

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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529 views

Should I try for a counter-counter offer? [on hold]

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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1answer
197 views

What should my job title be? [closed]

I started out as a data entry clerk at my company and now they're converting me from a temp to a full- time employee. I am trying to determine what my job title should be and how much my salary would ...
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431 views

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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416 views

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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2answers
209 views

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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2answers
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A raise or not a raise?

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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13answers
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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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451 views

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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236 views

How much to ask for shares in the startup company I work with? [closed]

I have been working in a small startup company (one owner and three employees) for about three years now, my contract is a standard employment (no additional bonuses or other benefits). The company ...
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1answer
172 views

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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403 views

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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2answers
418 views

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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474 views

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 ...
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735 views

Is it common for management demanding salaried employees work overtime to make up for Paid Time Off

The last job I had was beginning to enact what they called a "Vacation Quotient". In their words, an employee's Vacation Quotient was the average number of hours you took off for vacation divided by ...
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396 views

How to counter-offer (negotiate salary) for a job I'm pretty sure I don't want? [closed]

I'll try to keep this to the point (and probably won't succeed, sorry). I left a former employer 8 months ago for my new position. I wasn't happy with my new role and expressed my dislike to a former ...
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4answers
382 views

I have been overpaid, do I have to pay it back? [closed]

I was working for a company on and off for the past year or so. I worked for them over this recent Christmas period (ages ago I know) and got paid mid January for my work. I then received a letter on ...
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4answers
635 views

How to react when a recruitment agency lies to a company about salary?

I am temping for a company, and a week ago we found out that the recruitment agency has been lying to both me and the company about the salary. They are charging the company X dollars, and have told ...
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773 views

How to answer what my pay was at previous companies

I am currently searching for a job, and one company asks what my pay rates were at previous jobs. I don't remember what my pay was. The jobs were internships, and I was more excited about the ...
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2answers
317 views

How to deal with a contracting client trying to get me to go fulltime [closed]

I work for a contracting firm contracting for a major company. I've been working at this company for almost 6 months now and everyone is very satisfied with my performance. One of my superiors, a ...
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212 views

Salary in US for remote engineer? [closed]

I currently live in Europe and I am applying for a remote security engineer job in a US startup. My question is simple, what salary could I expect for this kind of job? I have 6 years of experience. ...
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Am I being taken advantage of (and/or underpaid)? [duplicate]

I am a full stack webdev less than a year out of school. That said, I do know what I am doing and have shown this at work. Now, according to several sites (glassdoor is the only name I remember atm), ...
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2answers
534 views

How to gently ask when I will receive my pay? [closed]

I'm currently doing an internship to validate my second year post bac (I'm living in France). And this week announced the 7th week of 10 of this one. That's not my 1st intention and that's always ...
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Is it ethical for an Employer to use personal (financial) information in negotiating salary?

I live in eastern Europe, and I work for a mid-sized (West European) IT Company, where all salary-related issues are handled directly by the CEO. About six months ago I requested a series of ...
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5answers
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Employer counteroffer is high, how to say no to new employer after I signed a contract [duplicate]

I work at one of the largest companies in my country (employer A) and am getting paid an amount X. However I do work a lot of overtime for free, and stress is always the case in all my projects. I ...
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459 views

Internship with reduced pay

I am a full time student and have been working part-time as a contractor for the past 7 months developing an app for a company. They have recently announced that they would like me to continue working ...
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515 views

Haven't been paid for over a month [closed]

I have been working at an IT company for over 9 months now, pay has always been late (usually 1 - 2 weeks). Payroll is made every 2 weeks, but recently pay has been getting done much later than usual (...
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How can I decline discussing previous salaries in an interview?

First rule of negotiation - never give a number. Wait for them to give a number, then bargain. It's fairly easy to dodge questions about desired salary with a simple "At this point in the ...
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Generally why does your last salary matter?

I've been going through new opportunities lately and for many opportunities I have found HR and recruiters saying, "Well you were making X amount before so they wouldn't feel comfortable giving you Y" ...
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Re-negotiating a raise after informally accepting

Here's some background: I'm currently a junior developer at my company. I started as an intern and was promoted during a time in which the company lost two senior developers unexpectedly. When I was ...
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2answers
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Salary issue and employer betrayed me [closed]

Recently, I got an offer from good and popular company. I discussed with my current employer about the offer, and he promised to increment my salary immediately. He was also a former-employee of the ...
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Asking Leadership for COLA to Move Locations When Not a Mandatory Move

I am a software eng. consultant who moved to a certain city about a year ago for a client- site project. That project has been over for a few months now and have started a new project with a ...
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Is it appropriate to ask for a raise as a student?

Please forgive my English, I am not a native English speaker. I am currently working as a computer programmer in some company. I am also a full time student, so I work part-time during the semesters, ...
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602 views

I am asked to move to another position. Is it OK for me to ask for a raise?

About me I am a new employee and also fresh on the job market. I graduated 3 months ago. Did really good in college, found myself a first job (as a software developer) 2 months ago without any ...
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Received lowball initial offer, how to ask for more

Interviewed with an advertising agency 5 times over the course of 4 months. I do not believe they had any parallel candidates and I believe they are invested in hiring me at this point. I currently ...
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How to respond to a customer's demand for payment extension? [closed]

I have a client who wants to purchase an artwork. After three weeks of questioning about my artwork finally he is convinced to buy it. I have offered him discount after his multiple request and 15 ...
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Asking for too many pay raises in one year?

I currently work as a developer on a platform that demands certifications. Without these certifications, you're basically out of the running for any role that requires development on this platform. As ...