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Success at work is warped by your co-workers’ salaries

The country is nearing a crossroads in the battle over salary transparency that would bring major changes to some of the nation’s most powerful companies from Wall Street to Silicon Valley.  (Photo: iStock)Premium
The country is nearing a crossroads in the battle over salary transparency that would bring major changes to some of the nation’s most powerful companies from Wall Street to Silicon Valley.  (Photo: iStock)
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There soon could be pay-transparency laws from Wall Street to Silicon Valley. What happens when you know more about what your colleagues make?

Like most people with regular jobs that don’t require wearing skates to work, professional hockey players had no idea how much money their colleagues made—until one morning in 1990 when a newspaper published the salary of everyone in the National Hockey League.

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