Posts Tagged ‘doctorate’
A reader asks,
I’ve read that State doesn’t take Masters or PhDs into account when making your initial salary offer. Why not? This seems like it would discourage a lot of otherwise qualified future FSOs.
I sympathize with those earning an advanced degree when they get an offer of employment – I was one of them! But I think it makes sense in the end. Keep in mind that I have no idea what the actual reasoning behind the policy is (above my pay grade), but here are some thoughts. Read the rest of this entry »