Job hopping is a game for the young and 45 Anos sendo incrivel 1947 Paio De sol misturado com um pouco de furacao shirt the super-bright. You can get a bigger raise by job-hopping if you move from a small or medium size firm. After you’ve done that once or twice, your salary will be at the top of the range for people of your experience level (that is to say age, but it’s illegal to base it on age, so we’ll pretend it’s experience level, OK?) After that, you probably won’t get much from job hopping. You might still want to change jobs to get a chance to learn a hot programming technique.If you are already working for one of the FAANG companies, a smaller firm won’t even be able to match your current salary and options. Plus, it’s way easier to get into a FAANG company as a fresher, when expectations are low, than it will be as a more senior worker.
As far as I know, your best career salary option is to bust your hump studying to get into a FAANG company as a fresher, then continue to bust your hump to win the promotion cage-fight. After 20 years you may have a Tesla and a fancy home in the ‘burbs that you never see because you’re always in the office. You may also rack up a divorce or two and a couple of kids who don’t recognize you, ’cause that’s what busting your hump means. When you die of coronary artery disease in your Tesla stuck in traffic, I hope it will seem worthwhile to you.Job hopping doesn’t buy you much, except at the very beginning of your career. There is no way to push your salary infinitely high, because your replacement becomes relatively cheaper and cheaper, and you don’t become any better at programming by changing jobs.