Silicon Valley Exodus Is Real, Even Techies Can't Afford The Bay Area AnymoreAfter years of techies and start ups flocking to Silicon Valley, now they are flocking away, for better pay and more affordable places to live.
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Oakland Teachers Getting 8-Percent Raise By 2016 Under New AgreementOakland school teachers will receive a salary increase of at least 8 percent by next January under the terms of a tentative agreement with the school district that was reached just before midnight, the head of the teachers’ union said Thursday.
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's Compensation Surges To $42 Million; Highest-Paid Female Exec In S&P 500The value of Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's pay package surged last year, making her the highest-paid female CEO of Standard & Poors 500 companies.
$100,000+ Salaries For Meter Readers, Customer Service Reps At Water Agency That Keeps Raising RatesA small East Bay water district is paying more than 200 of their employees, including meter readers and customer service representatives, wages and benefits worth well over $100,000, while raising customers' rates 16 years in a row.
Pope Demands Equal Pay For Women, Labels Gender Gap 'Scandal'Pope Francis added his voice Wednesday to the feminist anthem of equal pay for equal work, saying it’s “pure scandal” that women earn less than men for doing the same job.
Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff Closing Pay Gaps Between Men, Women At CompanyMany of Salesforce’s 16,000 employees could be getting raises just because they are women after CEO Marc Benioff crunched the numbers and found a disturbing pay gap between men and women.
Multi-Billionaire On Paper, Elon Musk's Salary At Tesla Just $35KElon Musk may be a billionaire, but last year his total compensation was just over $35,000.
GoPro CEO Nick Woodman Declared Highest Paid Executive In U.S.Nick Woodman, founder and CEO of San Mateo-based camera maker GoPro, has been declared the highest paid executive in the Bloomberg Pay Index after receiving 4.5 million shares valued at $284.5 million.
Seattle CEO Cuts His Own Pay To Give Workers $70,000 Minimum Wage Amid Fight Over Income InequalityWhile fast food workers across the country and San Francisco are demanding restaurant chains pay them a $28,000 yearly salary, one Seattle CEO is taking matters into his own hands to fight income inequality.
Women Earning More Than Men In Some East Bay CitiesWomen are out-earning men in a few East Bay cities, according to a new study.
Reddit CEO Ellen Pao Bans Salary Negotiations To Equalize Pay For Men, WomenAfter losing a sex-discrimination lawsuit in Silicon Valley last week, Ellen Pao continues on her crusade to bring gender equality to the tech world, but this time with a focus on her home turf.
Closing The Pay Gap: Women Ask For $7,000 Less When Negotiating For ThemselvesWith International Women's Day just around the corner, Jill Schlesinger has tips for women to close the pay gap.
San Francisco School District Approves $65,000 Raise For Superintendent, Teachers LamentThe school board voted unanimously to approve a 25 percent raise over three years for Superintendent Richard Carranza, a move drawing criticism from teachers.
San Bruno School Teachers Seek First Raise In Years, May Get Pay Cut InsteadTeachers in a Bay Area school district are pushing for their first pay raise in years. But they may just get the opposite instead.