When are we going to be labeled a HCOL city? Ridiculous negotiating pay and the cost of living being underestimated.

like
Posting as :
works at
You are currently posting as works at

Realistically never compared to actual HCOL cities.

like

Not when TN doesn't have an individual income tax. Also, when you look at a cost of living comparison (nerdwallet has a good one https://www.nerdwallet.com/cost-of-living-calculator) it really puts things into perspective

like

Negotiating pay difficult right now. What firm are you at these days?

Don’t want to dox myself and won’t be at the firm much longer haha sorry to be so vague.

I am a licensed real estate agent and I specialize in leasing/professionally managed apartments (over 200 properties) and honestly I have to agree. It’s the inflation that’s hurting the most. Prices skyrocketing but overall base salaries are not increasing. The median salary in Nashville is around the $60K mark and the median rent for a 1 bedroom place is around $1500 (both on the conservative side). That’s hardly enough to even qualify to live somewhere much less have money to save or use for

Yeah as someone who’s lived in Boston, SF, and Seattle before moving back home - Nashville is more expensive than it once was, but it’s not even close to HCOL

Related Posts

Uber killed the Diamond benefit of free delivery on Uber Eats. Delivery prices are low now since they have a service fee as a percent of your bill

likehelpful

In TCS portal BGC was showing as Scheduled.

How long it will take to complete the bgc ???

like

The UK is bringing out this commemorative 50 pence (70 US cents) coin. I think the production costs may be higher than 50p but still it’s cool. The five words are ones we should all remember as a community

Post Photo
like

Anyone stayed at W Barcelona?

like

Sooo the 2nd wave is here and new lockdowns are around the corner. How did we get here and how are we getting out?

like

LTI is Hiring for below Cloud & DevOps - BU Positions!!

Immediate to 30 days joiners will be preferred.
Interested plz DM with job codes to apply

Post Photo
like
like

How did you find your current job?

Use Like - referal (know a guy)
Use Helpful - Job site (linkedin, indeed, etc.)
Use Smart- company Website

comement for all else, please

likesmarthelpful

So…what’s your go to response when at a company social and someone tells an off color joke- and everyone looks at you as HR?

like

It has been a tough year so far and I’d like to say that it’s going to get easier but I honestly have no idea what will come next. Either way don’t let your struggles and trials thus far define or discourage you.

Post Photo
likeuplifting

Ordered a prebrined turkey because it was the only small one. Do I trust it and not salt it or salt anyway?

like

TCS C3B should ask for which band from hcl tech ??? E2.2 or E3 or even higher ??

like

Anyone ever transitioned from tech implement (like a software engineer) to a PM?

like

What’s going on at Edelman? They hired a bunch of talented people the last little while, but haven’t seen them to do much recently. Not a lot of movement in this year’s shows. What’s the deal?

like

If you are already cleared with Secret, how long does it take to get the DOJ specific clearance?

like

Hi, all! I’ve just discovered Fish Bowl and excited to mingle with other marketing professionals. This may seem weird, but I’ve always wondered how many general marketing professionals there are as opposed to specialized (email, social media, events, etc.)? Would love for people to share what field of marketing they’re in?

like

100 emails later 🤦🏼‍♀️

Post Photo
likefunny

How do I write that I managed 2 teams, but at different times? "Managed two teams of 10 employees" sounds like I managed both at once. It was really two different teams of 5 people at different times

What is the expected ctc for pwc tax analyst for 1 Yoe in Genpact ?

I have 2 offers. One in IQVIA as digital marketing manager and second as Product management - senior manager in Japfa comfeed India. IQVIA is paying slightly higher than Japfa.

I want to get into strategy - business in future for career progression. Which will be a better option to select?

like

Additional Posts in Nashville

like

If anyone wants me to send their resume to a hiring manager at AB, I’ll be happy to refer you.

like

Looking for a job in sales on the more “farming” side of things. I would love a remote job for the flexibility as my fiancé is in NP school and it would open a lot more doors if we had the opportunity to move around. Open for ideas. Looking for somewhere 90-105k OTE

like

BCG is opening an office here. Who else is next? 👀

like

Do you fly out to family for the holidays or do they come to you? We're hosting Christmas for the first time and having the entire family come to town for it. What are some can't miss holiday events in the city? Ideally accessible because my father is in a wheelchair.

like

What is your favorite part about Nashville during the holidays/Christmas? I have a client coming to town and I'm trying to make recommendations, but this is my first holiday season in the city. Anything goes, client is young (30s) & fairly wealthy.

like

What's the best month to visit Nashville? I want to bring my girlfriend to Nashville to propose but I don't know anything about the weather. She grew up in Nashville but hasn't been back for 4+ years. I'd like to book the tickets in advance, so let me know your thoughts please & thank you.

like

I'm looking to pick up a few last minute presents for family this week. Ideally from local businesses. Anywhere y'all would recommend? I've only been here 3 months. I live in Whitebridge.

like

Did you grow up in Nashville or move here for work? Just wondering how many in this bowl are native Nashvillians or transplants like me.

like

Hey - anyone at Deloitte Nashville who would be willing to refer my application?

New to Fishbowl?

Download the Fishbowl app to
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.
That was just a preview…
Sign Up to see all discussions
  • Discover what it’s like to work at companies from real professionals
  • Get candid advice from people in your field in a safe space
  • Chat and network with other professionals in your field
Sign up in seconds to unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.

Already a user?
Login here

Share

Embed this post

Copy and paste embed code on your site

Preview

Download the
Fishbowl app

See what’s happening in your industry
from the palm of your hand.

A phone with Fishbowl app

Send download link to your phone

OR

Scan your QR code to download
Fishbowl app on your mobile

By continuing you agree to Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Messaging rates may apply

Download app

Sign up for free to view this conversation on Fishbowl

By continuing you agree to Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Already have an account? Log in

Sign up for free to continue using Fishbowl

By continuing you agree to Terms of Use(New) and Privacy Policy(New)
Messaging rates may apply

Already have an account? Log in

For account settings, visit Fishbowl on Desktop Browser or

General

Legal