Suzy Welch does a great job of addressing how to best answer, “What’s your current Salary” question.
Most important take-a-ways:
• Your relationship with a future employer should be based on trust. Neither you or the employer should play games with such an important topic. Being evasive or avoiding answering is not appropriate.
• Be prepared for this question. Know your market value, know what information is already out in the public domain regarding what this position should pay, and be ready to discuss what is appropriate compensation.
• If you are at all concerned with the question – watch the video. Suzy Welch does a great job addressing this question.