November 6, 2000
Higher pay for federal computer jobs
Author: JT Smith
From an Associated Press report: "The government is raising salaries by as much as 33 percent for thousands of technology workers in an effort to better compete with private companies for employees. The raises, which take effect Jan. 1, are targeted at hiring and retaining younger information technology workers and are tailored to pay competitively in the nation's high-tech corridors.