When swimming around the Shark Tank I occasionally flip through the good ole Wall Street Journal, steering clear of any politics and heading straight to personal finance. I just want to get rich after all.
Today they have a great article entitled The Cost of Relocating
Trying to get the highest starting salary possible as a new college grad? Consider moving to a booming city. Being open to relocating is critical to find the highest paying jobs. Here’s a clip from the paper:
Relocating for a job can be a great career move for someone starting out. And with the still-high unemployment rate, more young job seekers are willing to expand the geographic parameters of their searches. According to a survey by consulting firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas, 9.4% of job seekers relocated for new jobs in the first half of 2011, up from 7.6% a year earlier.
Get the company to pay for relocation? I like these guys when I have to haul my junk around the country. Nobody wants an actual starving student!