Job Search Engines

Careers by Major
Disability Job Search Engines
Multicultural Job Search Engines
General/National Job Search Engines
National and Local Nonprofit Job Search Engines
Government Job Search Engines
Post University Career Opportunities
Regional Job Search Engines
Local Job Search Engines
Seasonal Job Search Engines
Military-Friendly Job Search Engines

Job Research Resources

Disability Resources
National and Local Nonprofit Resources
Government Resources
Networking Resources
Military-Friendly Resources
Other Research Resources
Multicultural Resources
Post University - Traurig Library Resources
Salary Resources

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Disability Job Search Engines


Connect-Ability works at removing the barriers that make it hard for a person with a disability to find and retain employment. They offer information, tools and technical assistance to job seekers and employers.

Getting Hired provides information about careers and communities for talented people with disabilities.

Hire Disability Solutions aims to promote inclusion into the mainstream employment world by providing information and resources for individuals to connect with employers, build their skills, and discover the feeling of accomplishment.

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General/National Job Search Engines


America's Job Bank will help you locate alternative sites where you can search for jobs or prospective employees.

CareerBliss is a free career community that empowers job seekers with jobs, reviews, and salaries, along with hundreds of great career advice articles. CareerBliss was started in 2008 with the goal of providing transparency in the workplace; a transparency that effectively lets users find happiness in the workplace by getting an inside look at the reviews and salaries for over 100,000 employers.

CareerBuilder is the global leader in capital solutions and has the largest online job site in the United States.

Casino Careers is a free resource for job seekers seeking career opportunities in all disciplines and levels of the casino industry.

CollegeGrad is America's number one entry-level job search site for college graduates.

CollegeRecruiter is the leading job board for college students searching for internships and recent graduates hunting for entry-level jobs and other career opportunities.

Craigslist is a free information board for both employers and employees.

Development Worker helps you find clear guidance on how to get that elusive first break.  You won't find job listings here, but you will find useful advice on finding work opportunities and up-to-date background information on all aspects of international development.

Glassdoor lets you search millions of job listings and see company salaries, reviews and inside connections for many companies.

Guru helps you find freelance work so you can build your skills and practice what you've learned. Here, you can submit proposals for projects and get paid safely for the work you do. Employers from all over the world are eager to hear from you.

Indeed scrapes all major job search engines and brings employment opportunities together in one place.

Jibe is where friends help friends land jobs. It is a referral-based hiring platform that enables job seekers to tap into their existing social networks and gain access to the jobs they want through the people they already know.

JobCircle helps employers and job seekers connect. They've helped hundreds of employers find great people.

JobHuntersBible is the official site for the book "What Color is Your Parachute?". This site offers job postings, counseling techniques, résumé construction and many other helpful links.

Jobs.net is a newer sister blog powered by CareerBuilder. It contains a job search, ways to connect directly with employers, Talent Networks; as well as access to over 100 career articles and job trends to help job seekers stay on top of their job search.

JustJobs is a job search engine that finds job listings from company career pages, other job boards, newspapers and associations. With one search, we help you find the job with your name on it.

LinkedIn Jobs provides job search tools for college students, recent graduates and seasoned professionals.

Monster is the global provider of a full array of job seeking, career management, recruitment and talent management products and services.

My.jobs platform is designed to make finding employment easier. This is done by empowering the job seeker to control their data, and then making it easy for them to connect to like-minded and interested employers.

Simply Hired is a vertical search engine company based in Silicon Valley. They aim to build the largest online database of jobs on the planet.

Payscale.com is a market leader in global online compensation data. With the world's largest database of individual employee compensation profiles, it provides an immediate and precise snapshot of the job market. If you are planning to relocate and wonder what type of salary you would need to make, Pay Scale’s Cost of Living Calculator can help compare locations.

Salary.com allows you to search the average salary ranges for various jobs? If you know the pay grade of the job you are searching for you can narrow down this list to only view jobs that pay less than $30K, $30K-$50K, $50K-$80K, $80K-$100K, or more than $100K. If you are unsure how much your job should pay you can choose to either browse all salaries in your prospective field.

US.jobs is provided by the United States National Labor Exchange and provides career information from job boards to career advice.

World Newspapers - Magazines was started in 2002 as a provider of what is going on around the world; all in one place. World-Newspapers.com provides links to thousands of news sources covering every world's country and many of subjects that could be of relevance to the job searcher.

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Government Job Search Engines


Connecticut Department of Administrative Services provides a full list of Connecticut Jobs.

Government Jobs in Connecticut provides links to each town and their employment opportunities.

USAJOBS-The Federal Government's Official Job Site is the U.S. Government's official system for federal jobs and employment information for each state.

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Local Job Search Engines


Connecticut Jobs is the most comprehensive job site for opportunities across the state.

Connecticut Job Central is Connecticut Department of Labor's general job search Web page.

Hartford Jobs Today propels job finding success straight to your fingertips by offering cutting-edge services lacking on many other job search websites. Advanced search options, customized résumé tools and marketing advice help you stand out from the rest.

Jobing Create a résumé and communicate with local employers through job boards and networking. Formerly called ConnecticutJobs.com.

JobsInCT allows job seekers to conveniently search jobs by location, category, duration and more.

Jobs in Waterbury is Waterbury's premier online network for Connecticut jobs and careers-connecting the most progressive companies with the most qualified career-minded individuals.

TownieJobs allows job seekers to browse through job listings of each county in Connecticut.

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Military-Friendly Job Search Engines


Career Command Post connects transitioning military personnel with civilian employers.   

Corporate Gray connects transitioning and former (separated/retired) military personnel with employers nationwide in print, in person and online by allowing job seekers and employers to communicate directly using their computers on the Internet.

Defense Talent Network connects you to companies in Defense, Aerospace, RF/Microwave, and related industries, as well as security clearance jobs.

Helmets to Hardhats is a job search engine connecting veterans to the construction industry. 

Hero 2 Hired is a reintegration program offered by the Department of Defense which includes a job search engine using a keyword or MOC, and provides a military skills translator to assist you in translating your military experience into a civilian resume. It also offers career exploration, live & virtual hiring events, advice & training, and social networking.

Hire A Hero is a job search engine where The Armed Forces Support Foundation assists members of the United States Armed Forces in transitioning back into civilian life.

Job-Hunt; Online Job Search Guide for Veterans provides the most comprehensive listing of employer recruiting page links, the best Internet-accessible legitimate job-search resources and services on the Web and the best and most up-to-date advice from genuine job search and career experts.  From the beginning in 1998, the focus is on avoiding scams and protecting job seeker privacy.

Military Hire was developed and is maintained by a team of both military veterans and corporate hiring authorities. They worked hard to create a network where former military personnel can seek careers and utilize their professional skills.

Military Transition; Career One Stop is part of America’s Career Infonet.  This site connects veterans and transitioning service members with high quality career planning, training and job search resources available at local One Stop Career Centers across the United States.

Quintessential Careers/Military connects you to job sites geared especially towards military personnel making the transition to civilian jobs. 
 
Recruit Military shows you military friendly jobs and career expos nationally.  

Troops to Teachers is a Department of Defense program created to assist military in transitioning to civilian teaching positions in the public schools.  

Twitter job search sites:

VetCentral is a job search engine that helps with transition, relocation and career choices.

VetJobs reaches the military community that is transitioning or has separated providing jobs search, post a resume, career fair news, and more. 

Wall Street Warfighters helps identify, develop, and place service disabled veterans in careers in the financial services industry.

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Multicultural Job Search Engines


Connecticut Diversity Local Job Network is comprised of multiple employment websites focusing exclusively on local communities in the State of Connecticut. They connect the most progressive companies with the most qualified diverse workforce.

DiversityJobs is a job search engine that finds job listings from company career pages, other job boards, newspapers and associations. With one search, we help you find the job with your name on it.  

DiversityWorking allows you to search from ACTIVE and NON-REPLICATED diverse jobs and post your résumé for employers.

LatPro service enables employers and recruiters to efficiently find professional candidates with language skills, international experience and/or multicultural knowledge. With over 150,000 unique visitors to LatPro every month and a resume database of 139,321 registered jobseekers, LatPro provides access to the most in-depth pool of

Minority Jobs allows you to search through hundreds of cultural diversity articles, affirmative action articles, workplace diversity articles, equal opportunity employment articles, legal and diversity news, job/career tips, government news and the history of the civil rights movement articles.

Multicultural Jobs offers a cross-posting functionality that provides employers and recruiters with the unique ability to simultaneously reach candidates searching for jobs under highly-targeted job titles, as well as those looking for positions that are accessible for diverse and minority applicants.

 

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National and Local Nonprofit Job Search Engines


Connecticut Association of Nonprofits allows you to access valuable information and resources through our online community. Advance yourself through seminars and workshops and tap into discounted services.

Connecticut Nonprofit Jobs is a careers and online degree search tool. Find nonprofit jobs in Connecticut. Our Connecticut nonprofit job listings change daily.

Executive Searches in the Nonprofit Sector allows you to search for available nonprofit jobs from specific and multiple industries and functions within selected regions.

FlipDog is a great place to find jobs and advance your career. FlipDog allows you to quickly search and find the information you need most.

Idealist connects people, organizations and resources to help build a world where all people can live free and dignified lives.

NonProfitJobs is an online gathering place where nonprofit employers and management personnel can meet one another. By posting a job opportunity or candidate credentials you can link with thousands of internet users who may bring new opportunity to your organization or to your career.

Nonprofit Jobs Cooperative is a collaboration of nonprofit management centers from across the United States whose goal is to provide a one-stop source for job seekers to search for nonprofit jobs and for employers to easily publish job opportunities within specific regions.

211ct.org is powered by the United Way.  211ct.org, you will reach a highly-trained call specialist who will assess your needs and provide referrals to the resources in your community. Every day, call specialists help callers find assistance for complex issues such as financial problems, substance abuse and suicide prevention and for simpler issues such as finding volunteer opportunities and donation options. 2-1-1 is available 24 hours a day every day of the year.

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Post University Career Opportunities


Job Openings at Post University - Our employees come from many different industries and backgrounds, not just higher education. The diversity in our workforce mirrors the diversity in our student body. At Post, we're looking for people who not only want to help themselves, but want to help others by honoring the commitment and investment they are making to reach their higher education goals.

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Regional Job Search Engines


All County Jobs is a network of local and industry-specific job boards. These boards will let you search and post jobs from Washington, D.C. to Boston.

Local Careers offers job seekers numerous resources to manage their careers: job databases, email reminders, résumé databases and distribution services, calendars of career events, and continuing education guides.

New England Employer provides resources that span from northeastern Maine to the southwest corner of Connecticut. It updates jobs daily, so don't forget to bookmark it to your favorites and check back often for new opportunities.

New England Job lets you post your photo with your résumé and auto-generates a Word document version of your résumé once you type it into our forms, free of charge.

Northcentral Careers allows you to search for jobs in your state or the entire north central part of the country.

Northeast Careers allows you to search for jobs in your state or the entire northeastern part of the country.

Northwestern Careers allows you to search for jobs in your state or the entire northwestern part of the country.

 

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Seasonal Job Search Engines


Camp Staff  is an Internet-based service that does two-way matching between
summer camps and prospective employees.

CoolWorks aspires to find you a seasonal job or career in some of the greatest places on Earth. Let CoolWorks show you the way to live out your own amazing life adventure!

Ekotracks offers quality study abroad programs, internships and volunteer opportunities for young people who are looking for an educational experience. As Africa experts, we ensure that our field expeditions, adventure tours and wildlife safaris are inspiring and enlightening, providing lasting life experiences.

GrooveJob is the best source for finding great part-time jobs, student jobs and teen jobs. Whatever part time work you're searching for-seasonal work, weekend jobs, summer jobs-GrooveJob is your source for finding awesome part-time jobs.

H & R Block is one of the world's largest tax service providers operating in more than 12,000 offices in the U.S. and more than 1,300 locations in Canada and Australia.

Job Monkey aims to help you find seasonal or year-round jobs working for employers who can offer you unique opportunities to travel the world, have fun and earn good money doing it.

Seasonal Employment allows you to browse seasonal jobs from employers around the country, read the resources that can help you prepare for interviews and give yourself the best chance of landing the job you want. Find summer jobs, camp jobs, winter jobs, ski resort jobs, ranch jobs, lifeguard jobs, resort jobs, guide jobs, cruise ship jobs, beach jobs, outdoor jobs, retail jobs, restaurant jobs, internships and jobs abroad.

SnagAJob knows how complex the hiring and management process could be. So they created a comprehensive talent management system to help people find their dream jobs.

SummerJobs is your resource for finding summer jobs and seasonal staff positions with camps, amusement parks, resorts, national parks, hotels, environmental organizations and more.

Summer Jobs+ Bank is powered by the United States Department of Labor and was created to provide pathways to employment for low-income and disconnected youth.

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Disability Resources


Ability Beyond Disability offers one of the most comprehensive systems of community-based support for people with disabilities in the northeast; with services spanning Connecticut and northeastern metropolitan New York.

ABILITY Jobs - ADA - Affirmative Disability Action is the largest résumé bank dedicated to the employment of people with disabilities with tens of thousands of job seekers-from entry-level candidates to PhDs.

Bureau of Rehabilitation Services (BRS) administers the Title I Vocational Rehabilitation and Title VI Supported Employment (SE) programs of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended.

Connecticut Department of Labor-Disability Resources provides a list of helpful links through the Connecticut Department of Labor.

JAN-Job Accommodation Network is the leading source of free, expert and confidential guidance on workplace accommodations and disability employment issues. JAN helps people with disabilities enhance their employability and shows employers how to capitalize on the value and talent that people with disabilities add to the workplace.

211ct.org is powered by the United Way.  211ct.org, you will reach a highly-trained call specialist who will assess your needs and provide referrals to the resources in your community. Everyday, call specialists help callers find assistance for complex issues such as financial problems, substance abuse and suicide prevention and for simpler issues such as finding volunteer opportunities and donation options. 2-1-1 is available 24 hours a day every day of the year.

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Government Resources


Connecticut Department of Labor is your one-stop website for Connecticut workforce services and programs.

Go Government is your source for federal jobs and internships. This website will show you how to find them and how to get them.

State and Local Government on the Net is a directory of official state, county and city government websites.

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Military Friendly Resources


American Corporate Partners is a veteran mentoring program for all post-9/11 veterans where students can learn more about some of the different industries and career paths available to them in the corporate world. Veteran students are paired with corporate mentors who are from national corporations or local in Connecticut, as listed below.

Boots to Suits is finding new careers for military veterans. This site offers articles on resumes, networking, interviewing, job search, and more.

Connecticut's Veteran's Workforce Development is committed to protecting and promoting the interests of Connecticut workers. In order to accomplish this in an ever-changing environment, we assist workers and employers to become competitive in the global economy. 

Hero 2 Hired is a Department of Defense Program which provides a military skills translator to assist you in translating your military experience into a civilian resume. Also offers job search, career exploration, live & virtual hiring events, advice & training, and social networking.

Joining Forces is a White House initiative that mobilizes all sectors of society to give our services members and their families the opportunity and support they have earned.

Military.com is the largest military and veteran membership organization — 10 million members strong. Military.com's free membership connects service members, military families and veterans to all the benefits of service — government benefits, scholarships, discounts, lifelong friends, mentors, great stories of military life or missions and much more.

Military Officers Association of America is a professional association for military officers and their families at every stage of life and career.  Anyone who has served in the military, in any of the branches, can become a member.

My Next Move For Veterans helps veterans choose their next career by searching careers with keywords, browsing careers by industry, or finding careers like your military job using your military classification code to find civilian careers.
  
National Chamber Foundation is a Hiring Our Heroes Program brought to you by the US Chamber of Commerce.

Orion International is America's largest military recruiting firm, specializing in finding careers for junior military officers, noncommissioned officers, and enlisted technicians.

Reserve Aid makes need based grants available to military families who have a Reservist or National Guard member on full time deployment or who has recently returned from deployment to a combat zone or homeland security position.

Transition Assistance Online is the largest source of transition assistance information, jobs and tools for today's separating military. On this career site for military veterans, service members can find the resources needed to transition from their much appreciated military service, to the perfect civilian career.

Turbo Tap is the Department of Defense's official website providing information for service members on transitioning from military service. This site is also supported by the Departments of Labor and Veterans Affairs.

United States Department of Veterans Affairs was created to fulfill President Lincoln's promise, “To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan,” by serving and honoring the men and women who are America’s veterans.

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Multicultural Resources


African-American Affairs Commission promotes the economic development, education, health and political well-being of the African-American community in the state of Connecticut while providing information as well as promoting cultural awareness and community networking.

American Association for Affirmative Action is an association of professionals managing affirmative action, equal opportunity, diversity and other human resource programs.

Saludos.com specializes in joining the Hispanic bilingual professional with companies looking for diversity in the workplace. It is the number one research tool on the internet for Latinos.

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National and Local Nonprofit Resources


American Red Cross has been the nation's premier emergency response organization. As part of a worldwide movement that offers neutral humanitarian care to the victims of war, the American Red Cross distinguishes itself by also aiding victims of devastating natural disasters.

National Council of Nonprofits is the nation's largest nonprofit network and works through its member state associations to amplify the voices of America's local community-based nonprofit organizations.

United Way invites you to spread the word about the Live United movement and our ongoing efforts to improve education, income and health in communities across the country. Whatever your media-from blog to broadcast-United Way is the place to gather information.

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Networking Resources


Academia.edu - With such illustrious members as Stephen Hawking and Noam Chomsky, this social site provides an excellent place for those in academia to keep track of developments in their field while networking.

AfterCollege.com is a career network that connects college students and entry-level job seekers with employers through faculty and career networks at colleges and universities.

Care2 - For those looking to combine social networking with supporting the environment and those who campaign for the environment, this site offers opportunities to make the most of both.

FriendFeed - From videos to news articles to web pages, share what you find interesting with friends and family at this simple, streamlined social networking site.

Gather - Come together with friends, family, and colleagues through this social site that strives to provide more down-to-earth connections than some of the other social networking sites.

GreenFriends - Whether vegetarianism or environmental consciousness is your thing, this site that is part dating and part social networking will help you connect with others equally devoted to the cause.

iKarma - Build your professional reputation with a presence on iKarma. Customers rate their experience doing business with you and leave comments on your profile. Others can then check out your reputation.

Job Fox gives you a place to join networks of companies you want to work for and connects you with the people who work there. Job Fox is the easiest, fastest way to help people find the job of their dreams. With Job Fox, you make real, human connections and are the first to hear about great jobs faster.

LinkedIn lets you connect and network with other business professionals like yourself. It can then be used to find jobs, people and business opportunities recommended by someone in one's contact network. Employers can list jobs and search for potential candidates. Job seekers can review the profile of hiring managers and discover which of their existing contacts can introduce them.

Maple and Leek - For those 50 and older, this community is one of adventure and entrepreneurial spirit. Connect with like-minded people at this site for friendship as well as professional connections.

NetParty - This site provides an opportunity for young professionals to network both professionally and socially at organized functions in several cities in the U.S.

Networking for Professionals - Join NFP for some serious professional networking that not only includes online connections, but face-to-face opportunities in several cities across the U.S.

Plaxo - Stay in touch with family, friends, and business contacts with this social networking site. You can also share items such as photos, blog posts, and tweets you've posted from a variety of other sites here.

Ryze - Participate in quality business networking with Ryze where you can see and be seen in the business world through profiles, bios, groups, and much more.

Toolbox - For those interested in computing and technology, this social network site will provide information as well as social contacts.

The Whole 9 - Artists can connect with others, post portfolios, and find something to do in a specific geographic location with this networking community for the artistic types.

XING - This global networking site allows you to find and make professional business contacts as well as participate in employment searches.

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Other Research Resources


American City Business Journals features journals from across America, which provide comprehensive coverage of business news from a local, regional and national perspective.

CareerBliss is a free career community that empowers job seekers with jobs, reviews, and salaries, along with hundreds of great career advice articles. CareerBliss was started in 2008 with the goal of providing transparency in the workplace; a transparency that effectively lets users find happiness in the workplace by getting an inside look at the reviews and salaries for over 100,000 employers.

Connecticut Business News Journal provides wage, salary and employment information for local, national and regional areas.

Ekotracks offers quality study abroad programs, internships and volunteer opportunities for young people who are looking for an educational experience. As Africa experts, we ensure that our field expeditions, adventure tours and wildlife safaris are inspiring and enlightening, providing lasting life experiences.

e-Hired is a brand new revolution of professional video resume services used by thousands of job seekers looking for employment for the first time or to accelerate their career to new heights and employers looking for that perfect applicant to fill openings. Join the digital revolution and use 21st Century technology to get noticed in a spectacular way.

Fact Finder is a source for population, economic, housing and geographic information.

Forbes is the leading provider of information regarding industry trends.

Fresh Transition organizes every part of your job search, tells you about jobs that fit what 6/7/2013 looking for, reminds you of everything you need to do, and it’s tied into your social networks to suggest specific people who may be able to help.

GradSchools is the number one graduate school directory on the planet.

Job-Hunt provides the most comprehensive listing of employer recruiting page links, the best internet-accessible legitimate job search resources and services on the Web, and the best and most up-to-date advice from genuine job search and career experts.

Payscale.com is a market leader in global online compensation data. With the world's largest database of individual employee compensation profiles, it provides an immediate and precise snapshot of the job market. If you are planning to relocate and wonder what type of salary you would need to make, Pay Scale’s Cost of Living Calculator can help compare locations.

PhDs.org provides unique information that comes from the National Science Foundation, the National Research Council and the National Center for Education Statistics.

Recruiters Connection is a valuable resource if you need a little extra help and want to hire a recruiter.

Riley Guide introduces you to the online job search that you might not find in other places.

SalaryExpert provides salary and cost of living reports from compensation professionals. This tool helps people make informed decisions when planning careers and searching for jobs.

Salary Wizard offers you the 100% employer-reported salary information you've come to know and trust. It also provides information to help you make life decisions-like picking a college, buying a home or retiring early. It offers advice on making life decisions.

The Hartford Business Journal provides the best local coverage of Hartford area's business news, annual Book of Lists, Metro Hartford Trends Reports and other special inserts than can be beneficial in any career search.

The Wall Street Journal is the largest newspaper in the United States, by circulation. It is a valuable resource for national and international news, as well as business and career trends.

Vault is an indispensable provider of information and solutions for professionals and students who are pursuing and managing high-potential careers.

WetFeet provides high-quality content and is the product of hundreds of hours of in-depth research, critical analysis and precise writing. They survey massive amounts of publicly available information and conduct dozens of in-depth interviews of rank-and-file employees who work for the same companies and industries you want to work for.

World Newspapers - Magazines was started in 2002 as a provider of what is going on around the world; all in one place. World-Newspapers.com provides links to thousands of news sources covering every world's country and many of subjects that could be of relevance to the job searcher..

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Post University - Traurig Library Resources


Dun & Bradstreet's Key Business Ratios is the newest business database and can be accessed on the library website. It can be used while off campus and maintains information about more than 150 million companies worldwide.

O*Net Online is the nation's primary source of occupational information and interactive applications for exploring and searching occupations.

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Salary Resources

CareerBliss is a free career community that empowers job seekers with jobs, reviews, and salaries, along with hundreds of great career advice articles. CareerBliss was started in 2008 with the goal of providing transparency in the workplace; a transparency that effectively lets users find happiness in the workplace by getting an inside look at the reviews and salaries for over 100,000 employers.

Payscale.com is a market leader in global online compensation data. With the world's largest database of individual employee compensation profiles, it provides an immediate and precise snapshot of the job market. If you are planning to relocate and wonder what type of salary you would need to make, Pay Scale’s Cost of Living Calculator can help compare locations.

Salary.com allows you to search the average salary ranges for various jobs? If you know the pay grade of the job you are searching for you can narrow down this list to only view jobs that pay less than $30K, $30K-$50K, $50K-$80K, $80K-$100K, or more than $100K. If you are unsure how much your job should pay you can choose to either browse all salaries in your prospective field.

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IBIS World is the home of the country's most comprehensive collection of Industry Market Research Reports and provides you with easier report navigation and a quicker understanding of industry data and analysis.

LexisNexis is a leading global provider of content-enabled workflow solutions designed specifically for professionals in the legal, risk management, corporate, government, law enforcement, accounting and academic markets.

ReferenceUSA is a comprehensive collection of industry market research reports for more than 700 companies.

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