How to Figure Out What a Job Pays When Glassdoor Can’t Help

beSpacific 2021-05-12

Lifehacker: “When you’re job-hunting, salary is the first thing you think about but the last thing you’re technically allowed to talk about. It’s a bitter irony of hiring etiquette: You do your best to market yourself in such a way that you’ll secure an offer, but don’t you dare talk about money until the time is right. The standard career resource tools—Glassdoor, LinkedIn, Payscale—can provide an approximation of what you might expect in terms of salary for a potential position, but truth be told, they can often be unreliable. Yet there are other ways to source more accurate salaries estimates for a given job opportunity—they just take a bit more effort on your part…”