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Five-digit bonuses might not be enough to attract truckers.

Trucking companies are offering their drivers bonuses as high as $20,000 — but they say it’s still not enough to fix the truck driver shor...

Five-digit bonuses might not be enough to lure folks into a trucking job that requires being away from home for weeks at a time.
You need to earn at least $117,474 to be in the top 50% in San Jose, California.

Here’s the salary you need to be in the top 50% of earners in 50 major US cities

We've highlighted the annual household income required to be in the top 50% in 50 major US metro areas, from lowest to highest income needed.
Midwest cities and capital cities are some of the best places to live in on the typical American salary — Des Moines, Iowa, is both.

The 25 US cities where a middle-class American salary goes furthest

Some of the best places to live in on the typical American salary of $55,000 are located in the Midwest or are capital cities.

How much money you actually take home from a $75,000 salary, depending on where you live

President Donald Trump's tax law boosted take-home pay for about 90% of Americans. Here's what people who earn $75,000 bring home.
It's a tantalizing piece of information.

A Harvard researcher asked 2,000 people to guess coworkers’ salaries, with eyebrow-raising results

A study on pay transparency found that employees who learned their boss made more than they thought were subsequently motivated to work harder.
Relationships with others are important.

Scientists say selfish people earn less money and have fewer children — but there’s a catch

A new study suggests selfish people across the globe tend to make less money and have fewer kids than their more altruistic counterparts.
College degrees are more valuable in certain cities.

25 cities where a college degree makes all the difference in getting a good job, earning enough money, and becoming a homeowner

The cost of a bachelor's degree is at an all-time high. But college degrees are still valuable — especially if you live in one of these cities.
"How much do you make?" might send chills down your spine.

People are so desperate to keep their salaries secret that they won’t even reveal them to coworkers for $125 cash

"How much do you make?" might send chills down your spine. But transparency and knowing how much your coworkers make are important parts of salary negotiation.
Make sure you and your boss are on the same page. Libby Leffler pictured.

A former Googler and Facebook exec says a simple shift in mindset can help you land the raise you want

Before you ask for a raise from your boss, think about where they're coming from. That's according to Libby Leffler, a former Googler and Facebook executive. Leffler also said that you can negotiate things other than your salary, like benefits.
Going Greek might go poorly.

College Greeks are known for high GPAs and making more money after graduating — but new research says it’s not as straightforward as it se...

Going Greek might go poorly: The negative effects of joining a Greek organization on GPAs were clearest among pledges and men.