Worst-paying state for women: Wyoming

In 2011, men working full-time earned a median income of $48,765. Women earned just $38,373. That difference of more than $10,000 tells...

HR probably hates review time too

It’s no secret that many employees dread performance reviews. What is surprising, however, is that the very people who help promote them...

Workers ready for a raise, already

Now that the economy has been adding jobs at a steady clip, more of us are ready to tell our boss to “show me the money!” After years of...

Paychecks for young adults getting slimmer

Young adults may be facing their own version of “The Hunger Games” when entering the workforce today because they’re probably going to be...

Wall Street bonuses are going ... down?

The folks on Wall Street appear to be tightening the purse strings. A new report finds that year-end bonuses for Wall Street workers are...

You may see a slightly bigger pay check in 2012

American workers may get a slight raise in 2012, but the weak economy will likely still keep employers from getting too generous with the...

Have a job? Plan on a 3% raise -- if you perform

If you are lucky enough to have a job, you should see a base pay increase of about 3 percent next year, about the same as this year’s...

Recent college grads hit by recession, survey shows

Most recent graduates are stuck taking lower-paying jobs that are less likely to offer health insurance, according to a Rutgers...

Women's pay packets linked to their waistlines

Separate studies of 11,253 Germans and 12,686 U.S. residents found that very thin women (who weigh 25 pounds less than the group’s...