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How to answer ‘What are your salary expectations?’ and other tips for talking pay in interviews

How to answer ‘What are your salary expectations?’ and other tips for talking pay in interviews

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Discussing Money In A Job Interview

Interviewing for a new job can be exciting — every conversation is a chance to say exactly what you want in a new role or company, and to make the case for why you deserve it. But one thing that can trip up even the most enthusiastic candidate is figuring out how to discuss money in job interview...

When To Bring Salary Discussion

Experts say you should go into every first interview with your salary expectations in mind. You ca check industry salary reports, use online databases and tap your network to figure out where you stand in the market.

As for timing, there are a few different schools of thought as to when to ...

Avoid stating your salary expectations first. State a number too low and you could shortchange yourself in the future. State one too high and HR might move on to another candidate expecting lower pay.

Instead, you can respond to the question by kicking it back to HR.

What To Say If Pushed For A Salary Range

Be clear about your absolute minimum and put that number at the bottom of your range. Your target number should be on the lower end of your range, too. Identify a high enough ceiling to give yourself room to negotiate upward later on.

How wide should your range be? That’ll depend on how muc...

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