Best way to maximize compensation

Sep 18, 2019 7 Comments

I am in the US for a maximum of 4 years and my aim is to maximize earnings, not to build relationships in a company etc. With that in mind, should I look for roles in startups or larger brands which will give me stock, or a pre-ipo for RSUs? What is the best strategy?


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  • Microsoft codecov
    To truly maximize for your totality of 4 years regardless of future earnings. Leetcode hard and jump to a new company each year and take in that sweet sign on bonus.
    Sep 18, 2019 3
    • Microsoft hisky
      Correct. Got sign bonus.
      Sep 18, 2019
    • This. Each time you switch make sure you have multiple offers at hand so you can negotiate. Try to interview with a different subset of companies each time
      Sep 18, 2019
    • Uber stoopid
      Thanks @codecov! I suppose I should add that I'm in data science and analytics world, but I guess the advice still holds.
      Sep 18, 2019
  • Kaiser Permanente krishnamuh
    FANG (not amazon)
    Sep 18, 2019 0
  • Lyft YPRq52
    Jump every 4 years and hopefully get a promotion during the switch
    Sep 18, 2019 0
  • Google / Mgmt

    Google Mgmt

    Sep 18, 2019 0


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