Helpful Links For Salary Negotiation

Negotiating a Salary


The Noel Smith-Wenkle Salary Negotiation Method
Tips on how to negotiate on the salary offer.

ERI's Career Salary and Cost of Living Calculators
This website offers a free salary potential calculator and a cost-of-living calculator for over 7,200 U.S., Canadian, and international cities. ERI's website also offers a wealth of salary survey and relocation information. ERI (Economic Research Institute) provides compensation software for over 80% of Fortune 500 companies and thousands of other organizations to set salary and relocation costs.

General Salary Information

Profession-specific salary surveys.

Occupational Outlook Handbook
Online version of the guide to 250 occupations, including education/training needed, position description, job outlook, and salary levels.

Data for 170 positions based on information from 1,550 organizations.
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Accountants Salary Guide
Salaries by title and years of experience.


American Federation of Teachers Salary Survey
Analysis of salary trends.


National Society of Professional Engineers
NSPE 2000 Professional Engineers Income and Salary Survey.


American Nurses Association
General demographics, including titles and salaries.

Average salaries for 27 healthcare positions.

Information Technology

Computer industry salaries, plus job descriptions by title.