Labor Market & Salaries

Employment Outlook Statistics - Find out which jobs are in demand or in decline. Get reports at the local, state, and national level.

Salary and Negotiation Skills - Find out how much you can expect to be paid in your field of interest on the national and state levels and learn how to negotiate for a viable salary.

Labor Market Information

Salaries

  • California Wages by Area and Occupation California Wages by Area and Occupation
    Scroll down to San Francisco County and click on "Excel" under most recent quarter. Once you are in the excel worksheet, perform a "find" search within the document by holding down "Ctrl + F" then type the job title you are interested in finding.
  • BLS: Wages by Area and Occupation BLS: Wages by Area and Occupation
    Bureau of Labor Statistics wage data are available by occupation for the Nation, regions, States, and many metropolitan areas.
  • Glassdoor Glassdoor
    Glassdoor gives an inside look at jobs, salaries, company reviews and interview questions.

Salary Negotiation

  • AAUW Work Smart - Free self-paced online salary negotiation workshop AAUW Work Smart - Free self-paced online salary negotiation workshop
    AAUW Work Smart Online is a FREE self-paced online salary negotiation workshop presented by the Friends of the Commission on the Status of Women. The workshops are designed to empower women with the skills and confidence to negotiate for fair pay. Participants learn how to research competitive salaries, articulate their skills, qualifications and experience and ask for and get the pay they deserve.
  • Negotiating compensation - Marty Nemko Negotiating compensation - Marty Nemko
    Career counselor, author, radio host of Work with Marty Nemko. Marty Nemko has written many articles including on salary negotiation. Scroll down the list to negotiation.
  • Negotiate your salary - CareerOneStop Negotiate your salary - CareerOneStop
    Evaluate the offer wisely, communicate effectively, understand the rules of the game and more.
  • Evaluating and Negotiating Job Offers -myPerfectresume Evaluating and Negotiating Job Offers -myPerfectresume
    Evaluating a Job Offer, Declining a Job Offer, Employment Contracts, Submitting Your Resignation, Considering a Counter-Offer, Negotiating, Negotiating Relocation Expenses, NonDisclosure/ NonCompete Agreements.