Start-Up: Salary.com: The Trusted Online Compensation Source

Compensation data was the exclusive currency of consulting firms until Salary.com leveled the playing field by making competitive intelligence about pay scales universally
accessible online. In May 2000, the company was set to launch its Web site and main product, the Salary Wizard compensation tool, which would allow job-seekers and corporate HR
managers to generate their own salary reports online by specifying industry, experience level and geographic location.