4 Ways to Boost Your Salary Today

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Do your research to know what the industry salary standard is for your job: Check out job postings, and utilize Web tools such as Salary.com or Monster's salary calculator. "It wouldn't be a great idea to ask for an outrageous amount that's not realistic to the market," Colemon says. "You'll lose."

Do your research to know what the industry salary standard is for your job: Check…