Alden Wicker is a freelance journalist living in Brooklyn. She covers sustainable fashion and living, personal finance, and other curiosities.

5 Often-Overlooked Company Benefits That Can Help Boost Your Bottom Line

5 Often-Overlooked Company Benefits That Can Help Boost Your Bottom Line

The interviews are finally behind you. Your reference checks have cleared.

And after waiting with bated breath for what felt like forever, you get the call: “We want to hire you!”

If you’re like most people, the first thing that probably pops into your mind is how plum a paycheck you can negotiate.

But while we’d never discourage anyone from going for the big bucks, your salary shouldn’t serve as the be-all and end-all of what you look for in a new job offer. 

You heard right.

In fact, salary typically accounts for only about 70% of an employee’s total compensation.

Read the rest on LearnVest.

 

 

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