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South Dakota Real Wage First of its kind

Friday, May 15, 2015

Things just got a whole lot easier for job seekers trying to decide which state will stretch their dollar furthest, thanks to The South Dakota Real Wage Calculator. Created by the Governor’s Office of Economic Development, this tool does something no other wage comparison tool can – it calculates real take home pay. 
“While most wage comparison tools apply cost of living indexes in an attempt to show buying power, only the South Dakota Real Wage Calculator accounts for the impact state and federal taxes have on wages,” said Pat Costello, Commissioner, Governor’s Office of Economic Development. “And, as we all remember from our first paychecks, taxes can take a major bite out of what we actually get paid.”

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