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Some states hike overtime salary threshold higher than Feds

by Mitchell Hartman Jan 1, 2020
A new federal salary level for low-paid managers to be eligible for overtime pay kicks in Jan. 1.
Employees work overnight in a factory.
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1.3 million lower-paid managers to get overtime

by Mitchell Hartman Dec 25, 2019
Salaried management workers who earn less than $35,568/year will be entitled to overtime pay starting Jan. 1, 2020.
Working late? More workers are eligible for overtime in 2020. Above, an office building in Chicago, Illinois.
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Five simple rules for negotiating a better salary

by Tony Wagner Oct 11, 2019
A negotiation expert tells us how to know your worth.
Rule #2: Get comfortable
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More Chinese students studying abroad return to China

by Jennifer Pak Aug 27, 2019
In 2017 and 2018 some one million students studying abroad returned to China.
Prince Jiang left his life in Indiana to become the first certified Lego professional builder in mainland China.
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Younger workers more likely to talk pay with colleagues

by Meghan McCarty Carino Jul 4, 2019
Greater transparency around salaries could help close racial and gender pay gaps but can be tricky to navigate.
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Older siblings tend to be more successful in life, research says. Does that hold true for your family?

by Marketplace Staff Jul 18, 2018
Here are some of your responses.
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Expectations run into reality after graduating during the recession

by Scott Tong May 22, 2018
Financial damage can be lasting, several studies suggest.
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A third of millennials share their salary information with co-workers

by Jana Kasperkevic Oct 18, 2017
Could sharing salary data help achieve equal pay?
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New Philadelphia law stops employers from asking salary history

by Marketplace Contributor Feb 21, 2017
The law, slated to go into effect in May unless it's stopped by the state legislature, aims to close the gender salary gap.
Alex Capano, a nurse practitioner in Philadelphia, was asked about her salary history recently. A new law in the city aims to prohibit employers from asking salary questions in the future.
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