The 1998 Paycheck


Moderate salary gains are forecast nationwide for accounting and finance professionals in 1998. However, these increases will be more significant for CPAs with hard-to-find skills and experience. Starting salaries are projected to rise by an average of 3.1% this year, up from a 2.3% increase in 1997.
Here is more on expected salaries for 1998.

Source: Robert Half International, Menlo Park, California.

 

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