Thursday, January 13, 2011

How Did Your Raise Last Year (if you got one) Compare With National Averages and What Raise to Expect in 2011

It is incredible to learn, in a Country with so much prosperity, that in 2010, the average raise was only 1.9%. And we thought 2009 was a bad year - at least the average raise in that "golden" year was 3.9%.

Heck, makes you feel a tad better if you didn't get a raise. After all 1.9% of $30,00 is a whopping $570.

Projected salary increases for 2011 are 2.8%.  Not a whole lot to look forward to....

Employers will throw bigger raises to those that they view as being most worthwhile.  Measure your future with your company accordingly....

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