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First paycheck for biweekly salaried job is less than expected

I began working at my first job on February 20 and I am paid $65,000 a year as a salaried employee. My first salary check arrived, and it is only $211. Have I overlooked something? There are two ...
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First paycheck for biweekly salaried job is less than expected

Pay periods are often defined by the employer. If you started on last day of a 2 week pay period, your first pay check will cover 1 day of work. It is early March, but your employer might have a ...
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First paycheck for biweekly salaried job is less than expected

Inspect your paystub and don't stop until you have learned what every single number stands for (mhoran_psprep's answer is a great starting place). Double-check their math on every single amount. It ...
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What can I do when the bank has deposited my paycheck into someone else’s account and refuses to pay me?

That's something you have to take up with your employer. They need to talk to the bank, show their record of the transaction, show that they entered it correctly, and ask why it didn't go through. If ...
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Sub-Contractor Payment; “Salary”

You believe you agreed to be paid $2000 fortnightly, that is to say, 26 times per year, regardless of how much you work. You and the company have a different understanding of this arrangement. You ...
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What's the best website to get the average base salaries for software developers?

All sites that report average salaries, or a salary range, can only do so based on what people tell them. The question is always do they have enough data points that are accurate, recent, and relevant ...
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