That's because the two are interconnected. The chances of you being worth significantly more than the average salary for a job to a prospective employer are slim.
Using Salary Comparison Tools
The best way to find salary information is to use salary comparison tools to analyze your credentials and to analyze salaries for the jobs and industries you're interested in. There are also tools you can use to compare salaries for equivalent jobs in different locations.
There are a variety of free salary comparison tools you can use to compare salaries for jobs, industries, and locations. There are also paycheck calculators you can use to see what your net paycheck, after taxes, will be if you get the job.
Salary Comparison Tools
- Salary Calculators
- Paycheck Calculators
- About.com Salary Comparison and Salary Calculator
- Glassdoor.com Company Salary Information
- Indeed.com Salary Comparison: Posted Jobs
- Payscale Salary Comparison: Cost of Living