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I raised my TC by almost 100k! I was sitting on a 60k base and 87k OTE with SFDC as a Solutions Engineer. I knew that it was time for me to leave because I was struggling to support my S/O and I on such a tight budget in a mCOL city. Yesterday I got an amazing offer from a top tech company for 177k TC!

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Did you go through that graduate program for SEs? Glad you are getting paid your real market value!

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Yup!

congratsssssss enjoy

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Congrats!!

congrats!!

Congrats But plz help with the acronyms!! TC OTE SFDC S/O mCOL 🤯

Ahhhh that makes more sense - that's amazing OP, best of luck with the new role!!!

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Bam! Is this at salesforce? Or is that your old company?

Congrats!

Congrats! That must be such a relief.

Wow, that's amazing!!! Any advice???

Can you please write an article or book on how to do this. Thanks.

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