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If you haven't yet been to Salary.com then you've been missing out on some great information! Whether you are just getting started in your job search or about to prepare for your interview, try using their Salary Wizard to get a ballpark idea of common salaries based on job title and zip code.
Another site to try is Career Builder's CBsalary.com where you can find national averages and also locally based information. In the art of salary negotiation, information equals power! Arm yourself with accurate salary information for your preferred position, industry, and location before you begin the interview process.