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Salary discrimination. Looking for advice to help a coworker negotiate.

The new hire is making more than someone who has been there for years and is still doing most of the work. What should I tell my coworker so that she can negotiate a fair salary? [more inside]
posted by adapt on Aug 3, 2013 - 26 answers

Should I mention how little pay I would work for?

I'm willing to work an internship for little or no pay. Should I mention this fact or would it come off as desperate and unprofessional? [more inside]
posted by WCF on Jan 5, 2013 - 10 answers

Proper etiquette for an unsolicted merit raise

What is proper "thank you" etiquette when given an unsolicited raise based on merit? [more inside]
posted by Fezboy! on Jul 18, 2012 - 22 answers

Revising our dream: how to find work that can be done from anywhere in the US

Work to live. How to find jobs we can do from anywhere in the US (or ideally anywhere in the world). Bonus for attorney jobs. [more inside]
posted by semacd on Jul 13, 2012 - 11 answers

How to handle not getting paid?

The people I work with are great but I've now missed multiple paychecks. Has anyone been in this situation before? What is your advice on how to best deal? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Apr 11, 2012 - 33 answers

Can a company decide to change your pay going back months?

If an employer makes a change to your compensation, how far back can they deduct money? What is the best way to get what I think I am owed? [more inside]
posted by tryniti on Oct 18, 2011 - 9 answers

Got shafted by my company, viz pay raise - what to do next?

Got shafted by my company, viz pay raise - what to do next? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Dec 9, 2010 - 10 answers

What non-monetary things could I ask for in my contract re-negotiations?

What non-monetary things could I ask for in my contract re-negotiations? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Dec 3, 2009 - 14 answers

Low starting salary?

Recent MSc graduate offered low starting salary. Now what? [more inside]
posted by moiraine on Oct 13, 2009 - 17 answers

Going from full-time to contract work?

A friend of mine is giving his notice tomorrow due to long hours and high stress not being worth it in the end. He would, however, be open to returning as a contractor or part-time, with limited hours and role. How does this work? [more inside]
posted by um_maverick on Apr 16, 2009 - 5 answers

Bookselling salary guide?

I'm looking for salary guidelines for a job outside my field that I'm interested in -- coordinating events and marketing for an indie bookstore. [more inside]
posted by Miko on Mar 19, 2009 - 15 answers

Whit's the game, back hame?

Calling Scottish MeFites and fellow Scottish diaspora - what's the job market like in Scotland at the moment, and am I mad to be considering moving back? [more inside]
posted by Happy Dave on Dec 2, 2008 - 7 answers

What should I expect at an annual review?

My first annual review is coming up at my first real job. What do I expect, especially regarding discussion about pay/raises? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Nov 17, 2008 - 13 answers

How do I state my salary requirements?

I'm at the second interview for a job I'm interested in. I'm currently employed and not actively looking (I was recruited for this new position). They've asked me to bring in salary requirements; how is this usually done? [more inside]
posted by TochterAusElysium on May 22, 2008 - 12 answers

I need a computer program made.

Is there a site where I can find someone to make me a computer program or small script? [more inside]
posted by bindasj on Apr 20, 2008 - 8 answers

Pay for PHP devs in the Boulder area?

PayFilter: I'm trying to get the "going rate" for a salaried senior PHP developer or similar web development position in the Boulder/Denver area. Bonus Question: Can I ask for a signing bonus or for them to cover my COBRA expense in the process of switching jobs? [more inside]
posted by SpecialK on Apr 1, 2008 - 3 answers

Am I being underpaid?

Am I getting screwed by my employer with regard to pay? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Feb 4, 2008 - 20 answers

How much should they pay me?

In Northern Virginia, for temporary office work through an agency, how much should I ask the agency for, per hour, in USD? How much will I actually reasonably get? [more inside]
posted by anaelith on Sep 3, 2007 - 9 answers

How do under the table jobs work?

What are common "under the table" jobs and how do employers and potential employees find each other? [more inside]
posted by k8t on Apr 4, 2007 - 34 answers

Policy Analyst getting low-balled?

What salary should a policy analyst working for a non-profit research institute in D.C. expect? [more inside]
posted by divka on Sep 5, 2006 - 1 answer

What is the pay rate for an Information Architect in Seattle?

What is the current pay rate for an information architect in the Seattle area? [more inside]
posted by DCTapeworm on Oct 10, 2005 - 8 answers

How do I negotiate for a better deal?

I asked for too little during the job interview. How do I push for more if I get an offer? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Aug 6, 2005 - 20 answers

Looking for a dull well paying job with good hours

Since the cool jobs suck and pay badly, which less exciting jobs pay really well and have decent hours? Do you have to move to Nebraska? [please add comments so there will be more inside]
posted by b1tr0t on Nov 11, 2004 - 17 answers

Going Permanent

Ok, so I'm going permanent at this place I've been freelancing for 3 years (it's been a regular gig--2-3 wks/month)--I negotiated a good salary, and an extra week of vacation for the permanent position, but I've never ever liked being permanent and have always felt trapped. Any tips and tricks to help make it psychologically more bearable and cushion the loss of my freedom? a little more inside [more inside]
posted by amberglow on Dec 13, 2003 - 18 answers

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