The hot job market—characterized by shortages in talent and supplies, hiring managers struggling to fill roles, and worker resignations —has created exciting opportunities for new employees. But which industries are showing the most promise? advertisement advertisement Payscale, the software company that offers employee salary surveys , has released its annual list of what it calls the “hottest” jobs, drawing on crowdsourced data from its millions of employee-created profiles. For this year’s list, the company reviewed 865,000 salary profiles of U.S. workers between October 2020 and October 2021. The company broke down its characterization of the most-coveted roles by three rankings: “Profile growth for job seekers” (industries targeted by Payscale users who joined the platform specifically to look for a job), “overall profile growth” (industries that garnered the most interest around compensation across all Payscale’s job-seeker profiles), and … [Read more...] about These jobs have the fastest wage growth in 2021, according to Payscale
Mortgage brokers are licensed professionals who connect borrowers with lenders but do not issue mortgages themselves. For each deal they arrange, they typically receive a payment that equals 1% to 2% of the loan amount from either the borrower or the lender. This article looks at the latest available data on how much mortgage brokers can earn. Key Takeaways Mortgage brokers are licensed mortgage loan originators who match borrowers with mortgage lenders. A mortgage broker is typically compensated 1% to 2% of a mortgage. This fee is paid by either the borrower or the lender but not both. The salary of a mortgage broker depends on their location and experience and can vary. What Is a Mortgage Broker? Mortgage brokers are licensed mortgage loan originators who work with multiple lenders to find mortgages for their clients. They differ from mortgage loan officers who work for a single lender, such as a bank or credit union, and are limited to offering that … [Read more...] about How Much Do Mortgage Brokers Make?
The Tampa-St. Petersburg region has long been a haven for retirees and working northerners alike heading to the Sunshine state for the weather, the ocean, and affordable real estate. Now they're coming the other way, too. According to University of Florida research cited by the Tampa Bay Times , a lot of the people moving into the Tampa Bay area are coming from elsewhere in Florida, especially from Palm Beach and Miami. real estate investment . In fact, the Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater metro area as a whole has grown to 2,945,000 as 2022 unfolds, up 1.17% in a year, and the city of Tampa itself has swelled to 397,085 souls, up 1.7% in single year. Image source: Getty Images. Along with the weather and the Gulf of Mexico and all the attractions of old Tampa itself, including its own theme parks and proximity to Orlando, the sprawling Tampa Bay area offers plenty of career opportunity. There's the growth of small technology firms, as well as home bases for seven Fortune … [Read more...] about Why Tampa Is a Homebuyer’s Dream