This is really funny. I love being a wife too and would love to be a housewife even though I just finished my mba, make a decent amount and haven't started paying on the mba yet! Love, MG
Yeahhhh I am graduating with a JD in May and will not be making all that much. Good thing I will get the opportunity to make partner in three years and have no debt or I would be crying my eyeballs out over how pitifully low my salary is :)Oh, and, well, there is definitely something to be said for loving your job. Even if the pay stinks!
I've been in education for 14 years and the salary is SO not worth all the work I do...I'm glad I'm not in it for the money :)
It is incredibly frustrating that teachers at all levels, some of the most important people in our society professionally, are so woefully underpaid.I will say that pay is but one factor in a job . . . this coming from someone in a highly compensated profession who has seen a lot of people burn out despite the pay. The old cliche is true - if you love something, that really is the important thing.
WOW! I am stunned to see how much the football coaches make! OUTRAGEOUS!!!
Ah...it's almost criminal that you have to spend that much money to be educated enough to have a job that doesn't pay nearly what it should... But, having been in nasty old Corporate America for a while now, I'd say that you could be paid all kinds of cash for a job that you hate, and you'd never feel like it was worth it. Do what you love because as they say...you can't buy happiness!
That's still more than I get paid!! Besides, if you're doing what you love, it makes it worth it. I miss the days of actually getting excited to go to work :)