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What are your salary expectations?

Why are they asking me this?
Interviewer is looking to make sure it's worth their time to continue the conversation with you.
Tips
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First, explain that you're excited about the company and would love to understand the opportunity in more detail before talking about compensation.
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Next, appreciate where they are coming from and ask if there is a range that is currently budgeted for the role.
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Third, give a range of your expectations that is very broad, like "high five figures" or "mid six figures".
What are your salary expectations?
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What are your salary expectations?

About the question

Why are they asking me this?
Interviewer is looking to make sure it's worth their time to continue the conversation with you.
Tips
small-tick
First, explain that you're excited about the company and would love to understand the opportunity in more detail before talking about compensation.
small-tick
Next, appreciate where they are coming from and ask if there is a range that is currently budgeted for the role.
small-tick
Third, give a range of your expectations that is very broad, like "high five figures" or "mid six figures".

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