Are Perks and Benefits Negotiable With Salary?

Evil HR Lady

Of course, salary is negotiable, but what about other things that a candidate wants to negotiate — especially those things listed in our employee handbook, such as vacation time, benefits, telecommuting privileges, dress code, etc.? To read my answer, click here: Are Perks and Benefits Negotiable With Salary? The post Are Perks and Benefits Negotiable With Salary? We are planning to make a job offer to a very strong candidate.

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Benefiting from Benefits

Career Alley

Searching for the right career isn’t just about finding a job that you are suited to – it’s also about finding an environment that suits you, an organization that suits you, and benefits that suit you. Better benefits can mean happier workers, higher morale, and higher productivity.

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6 Job Search Resources to Focus Your Job Hunt – Salaries

Career Alley

A teacher with a Masters degree has more salary potential than a teacher with just a Bachelor’s degree. The educational expectations/requirements in your field could impact your salary – keep this in mind. Some salary resources: Salary.com -. Spherion Salary.

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Salary Growth and Underemployment

Professional Resume Services

Not only are their skills sets not utilized fully, their salaries and salary growth suffers as well. Once a person finds herself taking a salary offer that is half of what she used to make, it is then a struggle to regain ground and raise the salary back to where it used to be.

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What Not to Say When Negotiating Salary

Professional Resume Services

There’s always a right and wrong time to negotiate salary, but there’s also things you should say and shouldn’t say. When you’ve made it through the interview phase and have an offer on the table, your method of negotiating will go a long way in getting the salary you believe you deserve.

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Once, good jobs paid good salaries and benefits. Now good jobs prepare you for your next job.

Cube Rules

I believe in jobs that have good salaries, bonuses, and benefits. The post Once, good jobs paid good salaries and benefits. But I also believe that every jobs ends. And when that job ends, you need to have skills and accomplishments to grab that next job.

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Salary Negotiating Just Because

Professional Resume Services

If you’ve done your homework and realize that the salary offer is too low for your level of education and experience, you should at least try to negotiate a higher salary. However, negotiating your salary just because you think you should can hurt you in a number of ways.

Should Your Salary Be On Your Resume?

Professional Resume Services

One of the uncomfortable parts of a job search is discussion of salary. Most of us don’t really like negotiations over salary and fear that putting our current wage on paper might doom us to repeat it. Employers have various reasons for requesting salary information.

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What Are Your Salary Requirements?

Professional Resume Services

The salary question is one of the most dreaded of all interview questions. When the interviewer asks, “What are your salary requirements?, ” what he or she is really asking is whether or not you have a realistic salary expectation and if you are flexible about the amount.

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Show Me the Money. How to Win at Salary Negotiation

Workology

Negotiating and Requesting a Salary Increase. Personal topics and subjects like our annual salary are hard to see objectively because we are so personally affected by the matter. I have negotiated a lot of salaries either as an HR or Hiring Manager or as the employee myself.

Should I Ask About Benefits During an Interview?

Career Alley

You’ve got a list in your head of everything you’ll do: Smile, sit up straight, highlight your strengths and… ask about salary and benefits? For your first and second interview, chances are that you’re going to hear the stock-phrases “full benefits,” or “competitive benefits and salary.”

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Forecast for 2013 U.S. Base Salary Increases Remain Stable

Resume Bear

employees can expect median base salary increases of 3 percent in 2013, according to research released today by Hay Group. These increases are consistent with forecasts for base salary increases reported for the previous two years.

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The Changing Landscape Of Workplace Benefits

Career Realism

For many years, employees just expected the standard workforce benefits package (health/dental insurance, retirement, paid time off/sick time, etc.). But as the world changes, so do the benefits desired by employees. What benefits are most important to you?

A Simple Tool To Compare Salaries by State

Professional Resume Services

One of the challenges is getting an idea of how far your current salary would stretch in another state. Salary by State: Where Can You Really Earn The Most? The way the Salary by State tool works is simple.

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Set Your Goals With A Salary Calculator

Professional Resume Services

The Job Search Resources page has a number of tools for your use, and the variety of salary calculators listed there will give you real help. Using a salary calculator to find the reasonable expectations for what your job should pay gives you the range of salaries you can expect for that job.

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Tips for Negotiating a Bigger Salary

Resume Bear

Salary negotiation is to most people the hardest part of the job process and the cause of considerable anxiety. Many are uncomfortable when discussing this topic of salary increase. Here are tips on how to negotiate for a bigger salary: 1. Salary salary tips Salary Trends

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Great Benefits to Attract Workers

Corn on the Job

A Great Salary. The first thing that your job needs to offer is an excellent salary. If your salary isn’t competitive compared to the competition, you will lose out on a lot of potential workers. On top of salary, people want to have amazing benefits when working.

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Why Women Need to Start Talking About Their Salary

Ms. Career Girl

Yet studies have shown that people can only guess their coworker’s salaries half of the time. If you avoid money topics at work because you feel talking about salary with your coworkers is taboo, you may miss out on some valuable information. Money News Work talking about salary

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Employee Benefits: Are They Enough?

Ms. Career Girl

The post Employee Benefits: Are They Enough? The main gripe is that the local start-up that has employed us has not provided us with adequate benefits. Salary and benefits are two factors that will directly affect employee retention.

Should I Include Salary Requirements on My Resume?

The Undercover Recruiter

In general, you should NOT include salary information on your resume. Sometimes your prospective employers may ask for your salary requirements or salary history, but unless there is a penalty for omission, such as your resume will be rejected, do not include the information.

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“Can my employer reduce benefits without any limit?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

These benefits were part of the reason I took this job. Regarding employers and employees, and employment benefits, this is how it goes: 1. In the past, employers provided benefits primarily to attract and retain valuable employees; more recently, benefits are being reduced nearly everywhere. Historically, employers did not provide anything to employees other than their weekly (or biweekly) salaries. Want a New Benefit, Restored Benefit, or Better Benefit?

Should I Ask About Benefits During an Interview?

Career Alley

You’ve got a list in your head of everything you’ll do: Smile, sit up straight, highlight your strengths and… ask about salary and benefits? Because benefits can comprise up to 30 percent of your compensation, and because your salary is also extremely important (nobody wants to work for free), it might seem pertinent in your first interview with a prospective employer to ask about health care benefits and salary. Not all companies will offer benefits.

5 Cost-Effective Employee Benefits to Complement Your Health Plan

Evil HR Lady

A strong benefits package is one of the most effective ways to bring in talent and keep your best employees where you want them — that is, at your business, helping your bottom line. Some benefits are more attractive than others, of course. Almost 90 percent of job applicants say they would consider accepting a lower salary for better health benefits. Some benefits are more attractive than others, of course.

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Salary Negotiation Tips: When to Talk Money in Hiring Process

Workology

It seems that the most mysterious part of the hiring process is salary. How do you approach salary negotiation? When do you bring up salary? How to you navigate the seemingly endless number of salary negotiation tips from experts? 3 Salary Negotiation Tips.

Salary Talk: Negotiation & Bringing Up Money During the Hiring Process

Workology

It seems that the most mysterious part of the hiring process is salary. How do you approach salary negotiation? When do you bring up salary? Should an employer list salary on a job posting? An article I recently read on The Ladders advises candidates to deflect if asked the salary question early in the process. I prefer being open about salary from the beginning because it encourages an honest relationship with a potential employee from the beginning.

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Employee Benefits: Are They Enough?

Ms. Career Girl

The post Employee Benefits: Are They Enough? The main gripe is that the local start-up that has employed us has not provided us with adequate benefits. Salary and benefits are two factors that will directly affect employee retention.

Employment Benefits: Negotiating For Life Insurance As Part Of Your Salary

Career Realism

Salary negotiations can be complex and have to be considered seriously, at different times in your career, so that you are sure to be receiving fair compensation for your time and energy investments. Related: Why You Need To Negotiate More Than Just Your Salary.

Retaining Your Employees Through Great Benefits

Evil HR Lady

A great paycheck is often a keystone in retaining employees, so it’s not surprising that many employers offer competitive salaries. However, more and more companies are starting to use benefits as a core employee retention strategy. How Important are Benefits to Employees? The Society for Human Resources found that 33 percent of companies used benefits as a retention strategy for employees at all levels of the business (vs 18% in 2012.)

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6 Benefits to Using a Temp Agency to Find a Job

Career Alley

Read on to explore 6 benefits of using a temp agency to find a job. In fact, in some industries temporary workers who work odd shifts are paid a premium compared to salaried workers.

Candidate Salaries: Tackling the Taboo Topic

The Undercover Recruiter

In my career I can unequivocally say that the majority of declined job offers are as a result of something salary-related. There can be other factors that force a candidate to decline an offer; job title, location, benefits package or so much more.

How Can Resume Distribution Benefit Me?

Professional Resume Services

Our resume distribution process asks for specific industries, desired positions and salary ranges so we can get the most targeted distribution possible. If you are serious about job hunting, then you need to make sure that you approach it from every direction.

another salary negotiation success story

Ask A Manager

I set up a phone call with HR, talked to them about benefits and a starting date, and then broached the subject of a little more pay. The HR lady went into a summary of the benefits again, letting me know how much they calculate them as worth (and it does sound like their health insurance is very good), and then asked where I felt the offer was lacking. Here’s how: how to negotiate salary after a job offer. what should a salary negotiation sound like?

How To Stretch Your Salary When You’re Stuck

Professional Resume Services

Sometimes your salary isn’t paying quite enough to cover all you wish it could. You could have been offered benefits that you truly need (medical insurance, for instance), and on paper it all looks good, but in your wallet there’s not enough cash.

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Looking at the Full Package for the Salary Range Question

The Job Quest

The same thing holds true with naming a salary range. Here’s a list of benefits that could come into play when looking at a compensation package: Health insurance premiums, co-pays, and deductibles. You also need to look at the salary that the market is willing to pay.

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Salary Negotiating - Earn What You Are Worth

Careers Done Write

Your salary negotiating strategy is critical to ensuring you are compensated in a manner in accordance with your level of expertise. To successfully negotiate salary, you must define and appropriately convey compelling rationales during the interviewing process.

The Benefits of Taking a Master’s Degree To Enhance Your Career

Jobacle

There are many benefits of taking a master’s degree in both career and lifestyle. So if you’re considering a master’s degree, take a look at some of the main aspects that can benefit you in the long term. Many people strive to take their career to the next level.

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“What Salary Do You Seek?” The Four Smartest Responses

Sklover Working Wisdom

ACTUAL “CASE HISTORIES ”: About 15 years ago, I interviewed a candidate for a position with my firm who simply refused to tell me the salary – or even the salary range – he was seeking. When I finally did offer him the job, it was at a salary lower than I would otherwise have offered him, because, it seemed to me, he just didn’t care. Should I say that the job is more important than the salary?”. These Four Smartest Responses to “What Salary Do You Seek?”

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How To Get The Most Salary And Benefits

Career Realism

As a business-of-one, your salary is just the price for your services. Because no one spends their entire career with one company anymore, you have to think of yourself as an independent business owner to get a fair salary. Recruiter Reveals 7 Salary Negotiation Strategies.

Unknown Job Benefits and Perks – Are You Missing Out on Any?

Sklover Working Wisdom

“ Once you get that two-way energy thing going, everyone benefits hugely.”. So employers came up with the idea of “job benefits” in an effort to attract and retain employees. That is how employer-provided health insurance, disability insurance, life insurance, paid vacation days and retirement benefits, just to name a few, came to be commonly expected employment “benefits.”. Use it to gather critical information about the benefits, restrictions, policies, etc.

How to Handle Salary Conversations with Confidence

Tim's Strategy

In both my recruiting and my job search coaching, I’ve been hearing a lot of questions about salary negotiations lately so I’ve put together a little Q&A of common questions. First, though, let’s talk about the mindset of salary for your new job.

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Looking at the Full Package for the Salary Range Question

The Job Quest

The same thing holds true with naming a salary range. Here’s a list of benefits that could come into play when looking at a compensation package: Health insurance premiums, co-pays, and deductibles. You also need to look at the salary that the market is willing to pay.

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“Compensation lowered; can I resign and collect Unemployment Benefits?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Question: My employer recently lowered my commission plan without my consent, and now has threatened to also lower my salary by 16%. . If I refuse to work for the lowered salary and commissions, can I collect Unemployment Benefits? Unemployment Benefits are provided to people who have either (a) lost their job without fault of their own, or (b) resigned with a truly good reason. P.S.: Applying for Unemployment Benefits can be confusing!

How Do Employees Views on Benefits Differ to Employers?

The Undercover Recruiter

There’s more to a job than the role and salary, so lots of businesses offer employee benefits and desirable packages in order to attract talent to their business and to retain their best staff. Employee benefits. How Do Employees Views on Benefits Differ to Employers?