Sherry Turner, Chicago, wanted to apply for a newly created position in her organization that combined three jobs and offered more management duties than her existing admin job did.

Grab higher-than-average raises

January 1, 2005 Categorized in: Salary

In her first year with her current employer, Lancaster, Mass., admin Jocelyn Rodgers received a 36 percent hourly pay increase. The next year, her pay rose another 20 percent.
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Don’t let your employer’s salary range deter you from seeking better pay … especially if you’re a top performer.