Evaluating Job Offers, Salary and Cost-of-Living

Evaluating Job Offers, Salary and Cost-of-Living

When considering multiple job offers, make sure to utilize the Career Services Evaluating Job Offers Guide. Learn about the national salary statistics for your discipline. These statistics are provided by NACE, the National Association of Colleges and Employers. Salary Survey (see chart below) compiles data from career planning and placement offices of colleges and universities across the United States.

NACE Salary Survey Reports are available in hard copy in the Career Services Office Library.

Suggested links:
Salary.com – a good source for identifying average salary information. Additionally, be sure to check out their cost-of-living wizard.
NACE Job Seekers Salary Calculator – The NACE Salary Calculator Center is the hub for compensation data, with salary data for more than 1,000 occupations in 560 regions of the United States. The NACE Salary Calculators are easy to use, and our salary survey data sets are updated monthly to ensure consistently accurate salary data.
Choosing Between Job Offers –  (Copyright (c) 2012 by College Recruitment Media, Inc., Geneva, IL)

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