What if moms got a paycheck on Mother's Day, instead of breakfast in bed? While it's simply not possible to put a price on mom's many contributions, it's fun to know what her paycheck would look like if one were slipped into her Mother's Day card, instead of a gift certificate to Red Lobster.
What do employers pay for the same knowledge and skills that moms use every day? Salary.com's 11th Annual Mother's Day Survey determined the top 10 "mom jobs," then calculated mom's earning power based on the national base salary of those jobs.
Customize your mom's salary at:mom.salary.com You can even print her a check!
Dawn Dugan specializes in writing books, articles, white papers, reports and special communications for the human resources industry. She is the co-author of Effective Executive Compensation, which was published by AMACOM in 2008. Read more...