NO! YES! I DON’T KNOW! WHY ARE WE YELLING!?
This question gets asked so often by all levels of individuals who are going through a job search. Entry levels to seasoned professionals, no one really knows the correct answer, because, like most things in life, it depends on so many factors!
First off, you look like an idiot if you show up to an interview and in the first few minutes you drop the pay question!
“So, yeah, before we get too deep into this, how much does the job pay!?”
First, if you’re asking about what the