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Old 26.01.2011, 17:37
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Old 26.01.2011, 17:44
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Re: is your salary fair ? Consider this:

6148 for a Polizist????

Is that policeman?


"strassscheiber" (whatever that is) is not bad as well 14000chf something!!!
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Old 26.01.2011, 17:46
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Re: is your salary fair ? Consider this:

I don't understand the order that these jobs have been ordered in. Am I missing something?
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Old 26.01.2011, 17:48
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I don't understand the order that these jobs have been ordered in. Am I missing something?
Agree, have they never heard of alphabetical order?
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Old 26.01.2011, 17:50
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I don't understand the order that these jobs have been ordered in. Am I missing something?
i was going to say the same thing. neither alphabetical nor in salary order. whoever puts these lists together must be on a low wage
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Old 26.01.2011, 17:53
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i was going to say the same thing. neither alphabetical nor in salary order. whoever puts these lists together must be on a low wage
Or maybe they were in alphabetical order in some otehr language (French maybe?) and got translated?
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Old 26.01.2011, 17:55
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Or maybe they were in alphabetical order in some otehr language (French maybe?) and got translated?
either way. i need to get paid more
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Old 26.01.2011, 17:57
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Re: is your salary fair ? Consider this:

Well, if that's the case, it's certainly not from French.

By the way, and I know my German is pretty atrocious, but the -in suffix denotes a female, doesn't it? I see quite a few professions where the default is this option (Floristin, Pferdpflegerin, Modedesignerin etc). Nice to see that linguistic sexism is alive and well! (Although I'm wondering why someone who looks after a horse is automatically judged to be a women, whereas a "Tierpfleger" in general is a man).

Sorry, that wasn't really about salary, but I don't read a lot of German, so it's interesting.
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I wouldn't mind a job as a 'funker' if the wage wasn't so low.
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Re: is your salary fair ? Consider this:

I understand some of these descriptions, but what does a number, followed by "std.", followed by GAV mean?
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I wouldn't mind a job as a 'funker' if the wage wasn't so low.

It's a part-time mornings job - you're usually expected to work afternoons as a "Saal Brauer"

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Old 26.01.2011, 18:46
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I understand some of these descriptions, but what does a number, followed by "std.", followed by GAV mean?

42. std = "42 working hours per week"

GAV = with Employment Contract
kein GAV = without Employment Contract
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Old 26.01.2011, 18:48
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Re: is your salary fair ? Consider this:

most of those words are made up surely?
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Old 26.01.2011, 18:48
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Re: is your salary fair ? Consider this:

Only if this was in english or my german was better, I could have walked to my boss requesting higher salary, incase I was being paid more than the list. I would just smile in solace
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Re: is your salary fair ? Consider this:

I wonder the au-pair with CH nationality.
Would there be people doing that job in their own country?
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Old 26.01.2011, 19:31
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I wonder the au-pair with CH nationality.
Would there be people doing that job in their own country?
Sure there do. They go to learn the language of the other parts of the country. My friend in Vaud has an au-pair from St Gallen.
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Old 26.01.2011, 19:43
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Re: is your salary fair ? Consider this:

If it is net salary then I would take any job that pays over eight grants
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Old 26.01.2011, 19:52
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42. std = "42 working hours per week"

GAV = with Employment Contract
kein GAV = without Employment Contract
Actually, "GAV" means Gesamtarbeitsvertrag ("General employment contract"). A GAV means that there was collective bargaining in particular sector of the economy. So "mit GAV" means that the salary given on the list is the standard salary according to the guidelines laid out in the GAV.

BTW: A "Staatsschreiber" is the General Secretary of the government in a canton. He or she is considered the highest career administrative and is usually the head of the cantons chancellery.
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Old 26.01.2011, 20:23
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Re: is your salary fair ? Consider this:

Organist...someone harvesting organs for transplant? Not so well paid given risks.
Cabaret-dancer: can't imagine 1 sec it's paid 2300CHF, but tipping should bring revenue in a much higher range.
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Old 26.01.2011, 20:55
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6148 for a Polizist????

Is that policeman?
Yes, it sure issss ...

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