Re: Bad Salary Omens

Subject: Re: Bad Salary Omens
From: Rick Stone <rstone75 -at- kc -dot- rr -dot- com>
To: Robert Lauriston <robert -at- lauriston -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 28 Dec 2009 11:15:12 -0600

And in today's climate, $14 - $19 per hour is 14 to 19 times better than
$0 per hour if you are unemployed and looking!

I'd be surprised if they were unable to fill the position. Even with
what seems to be a low pay point.

Cheers... Rick :)

Robert Lauriston wrote:
> They're thinking they don't have to pay more than that?
> Those companies are probably paying their secretaries even less, or
> more likely just making everyone do their own clerical work.
> On Mon, Dec 28, 2009 at 8:56 AM, Pro TechWriter
> <pro -dot- techwriter -at- gmail -dot- com> wrote:
>> Two job postings today that are competing for lowest salary, both from major
>> consulting firms:
>> *Information Developer (yes, that's the title) $19.00 an hour (39,520 a yr!)
>> *
>> Information Developer / *Technical* *Writer*Seeking an Information Developer
>> with strong *technical* skills...
>> *Procedural Writer/Technical Writer: VA or FHA Experience... $14 - $15 an
>> hour (31,200 a year--for the $15 hr rate)*
>> *
>> *
>> Essential Skills: Excellent technical writing skills. Ability to multitask
>> in a fast-paced environment. Ability to organize and prioritize multiple
>> projects
>> Good GRIEF. There are admin. assistant jobs that pay more than this. What
>> are they thinking?

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