I’m interviewing for this position and they keep asking me what the expected salary is. They said they don’t have a range and are willing to work with the candidate. Also, it depends on the experience and each candidates background. How do I approach this? I’ll have to relocate to a new state for this position.

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Never give them a number, give them a range with the lowest being your ideal salary. For example you want 100k, tell them “ given my credentials and experience I would feel comfortable within 100k-115k” range. Research comparAble salaries online, and ask request a relocation allowance. Good luck!

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Gonna request that relocation allowance today!

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Ask for what you honestly want + 10%

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Did this and got what I wanted!

What kind of “planner” are you? Have you looked at places like salary.com, Glassdoor, Indeed, etc. for similar jobs & salaries in the location where you’ll be?

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Also, switching fields

Thanks everyone. Followed the advice and got a 40% raise from what I’m currently earning. Appreciate all your advices! It’s been instrumental in this journey!

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What should be the in-hand salary here?

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