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The Best Paid Engineering Degrees

Career Alley

Although student debt can be quite substantial, this is not the case, especially if your degree is in engineering. Here are the best engineering degrees which studies have shown lead the highest salaries: Petroleum Engineering. A petroleum engineering degree has show to lead to the highest engineering salary. It is estimated that the average starting salary is a staggering £54,000, rising to around £100,000 mid career. Chemical Engineering.

6 Hot Careers in Engineering

Career Alley

Engineering continues to be a hot career for college grads. Engineering careers tend to pay quite well, although much depends on the specialty and demand for that specialty. If you are thinking of a career in Engineering or if you are already an Engineer, then it makes sense to know the some of the engineering career choices, including salary expectations and leads on where to find a job. Salary survey here ==>> Petroleum Engineer.

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5 Hot Careers in Engineering

Career Alley

It’s a really tough job market for college grads these days and, while Engineering careers tend to pay quite well, much depends on the specialty and demand for that specialty. If you are thinking of a career in Engineering or if you are already an Engineer, then it makes sense to know the best career choices including salary expectations and leads on where to find a job. Salary survey here ==>> Petroleum Engineer. Chemical Engineering -.

Emerging Computer Science Career Opportunities

Career Alley

A major in computer science and IT is quite promising in terms of career opportunities and growth. Moreover, the rewards for these jobs are quite lucrative. A survey by the National Association of Colleges revealed that computer science majors earn, on average, a starting salary of approximately $63,017, which is second only to chemical engineering in terms of the highest starting salary across all industries.

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5 High-Paying Jobs that Nobody Really Wants

Resume Bear

Yet, what if those same jobs made double or triple the salary of your current job? Indeed, it can be the unsavory nature of these jobs that cause them to boast such high salaries. Some of the jobs that pay so well don’t even require a college degree — just a little ingenuity and a willingness to do the dirty work. While dismantling the meth lab in the basement of an abandoned home, you face the risk of handling poisonous chemicals or, god forbid, even anthrax.

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What Industry and Where You Live Helps in Finding a Job!

Resume Bear

The expansion is benefiting industries that are heavy consumers of natural gas – like fertilizers, chemicals plastics, steel and glass. With so many recent college grads looking for work, many of them have had to settle for lower-skilled jobs, displacing low-skilled workers. That’s produced another sign of an improved job market – an increase in the “quit rate” of workers who’ve had enough of those demands and moved on to another job.

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“‘Positional Leverage’ in Workplace Negotiating”

Sklover Working Wisdom

To her surprise, it said nothing about a stock option grant, and offered a salary set at $50,000 less than she thought had been offered. His job was to ensure that the Chinese factories, and the Chinese suppliers, did not permit “adulteration” of the vitamins, by allowing either unsafe chemicals or other things – such as dust, dirt or bugs – into their products. Instead, in those circumstances Pierre would have been quite smart to let positional leverage flow his way. . (5)

Announcing: Brazen Careerist Top 50 Places to Work | Penelope.

Penelope Trunk

Salary negotiations are over. You will notice that salary is missing from the list. Many people assume this is because Gen Y doesn’t care about salary. Gen Y doesn’t consider salary to be a huge factor in choosing a place to work because Gen Y knows that salary data is public. So the Brazen Careerist Top 50 does not ignore salary. If you work in, say, aircraft manufacturing or the chemical process industry, you'll be in a guy shop.

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Why men should give women flowers | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Carbon footprint and poor working conditions aside, one of the main reasons that they're produced in countries in South America is because there are plenty of toxic chemicals used to keep the flowers pest-free, and preserve the flowers for their trip – chemicals which cannot legally be used in the States because they cause all sorts of nasty side-effects such as birth defects, cancer, reproductive illnesses, and neurological diseases. Is this your first time here?

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Have you ever gotten a job from a job fair?

Ask A Manager

I will say in my case, it was quite striking as I was a liaison for an organization I was consulting with and most people didn’t know our organization and these were minorities. It was quite small, mind you, and involved a fair amount of follow-up afterward.

office security guard won't leave me alone — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

However – if I can add another possible tool for the toolbox in the situation where there is no immediate safety concern, and it is presumed that said guy is just not reading the clues quite right. in a long interview process, can I ask about salary?

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