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Using the Web for Career Information

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Salary Sites

"Beyond averages: Other ways to look at occupational wages" an article from the Occupational Outlook Quarterly.

Cost of Living Wizard

JobStar: Salary Info Index
Although this site also has career guides and résumé information, JobStar is best known for its salary information. It might be tempting to jump directly to JobStar's more than 300 links to general and profession-specific salary surveys, but take some time to explore salary-negotiation strategies and test your own salary IQ first.

JobWeb Salary Information
a web site of career development and job-search information for college students and new college graduates, is owned and sponsored by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE). This site emphasizes salaries for entry level and new grad positions.

Quintessential Careers: Salary Negotiation and Job Offer Tools and Resources
This site offers a salary negotiation tutorial and a salary negotiation, compensation, and job offer quiz to test your skills.

National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE)
Salary Calculator Center

Salary Calculator
Compare the cost of living among hundreds of U.S. and international cities with the salary calculator for offers resources for people at every money moment of their career. Including SalaryWizard®, Personal Salary Report, College Tuition Planner, Mom SalaryWizard®, Job Search Wizard, Dad SalaryWizard®, Benefits Calculator, Cost of Living Wizard, Job Assessor, and Performance Self-Test.
Part of the Wall Street Journal site. Find free regional salary reports by selecting your job title and then your zip code or city.

Salary Negotiation
Quintessental careers salary negotiation & resources & tools.

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