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How to negotiate your salary

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9:00 AM | 31 March 2017
by Hollie Wong
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As a graduate about to start your new job there's much to think about, but one of the biggest things to consider is, of course, your salary.

If you're thinking about negotiating your salary, we've put together a list of things you can do to make the process a little easier, and maybe even faster.

Do your research

Before you even think about negotiating your salary, you must find out the standard salary for a job like yours.

If what they're offering is significantly lower than the baseline, this may be a call to negotiate. But if what you're offered is the standard or even more than that, perhaps rethink negotiating.

Visit websites like PayScale, Glassdoor, and Salary.com to find out what your company is paying other positions, and read employee reviews to see what they say about salary negotiations.

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