Making It in Maine

146 responses

Are you currently employed?

141 out of 146 answered

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Yes93% / 132 res
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No6% / 9 res

Alright. Let's talk education. What's the highest level of formal education you've attained?

141 out of 146 answered

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Bachelors degree64% / 91 res
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Masters degree25% / 36 res
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Some college5% / 8 res
4
Associates degree2% / 3 res
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High school/GED2% / 3 res
6
P.h.D!0% / 0 res

Do you think you get paid enough?

138 out of 146 answered

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Yes29% / 41 res
2
No70% / 97 res

Is your employer and/or office based in Maine?

138 out of 146 answered

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Yes89% / 124 res
2
No10% / 14 res

What's your salary range?

137 out of 146 answered

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25-50k50% / 69 res
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1k-25k24% / 33 res
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50k-75k17% / 24 res
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100k+4% / 6 res
5
75k-100k3% / 5 res

Are any of your jobs paid under the table?

140 out of 146 answered

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Yes20% / 29 res
2
No79% / 111 res

How would you rank career advancement opportunity here in Maine?

141 out of 146 answered

4.20
Average rating
2%
3 res
0
3%
5 res
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12%
18 res
2
18%
26 res
3
19%
28 res
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21%
30 res
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7%
11 res
6
10%
15 res
7
3%
5 res
8
0%
0 res
9
0%
0 res
10
TerribleExcellent

What industry do you primarily work in?

141 out of 146 answered

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Nonprofit28% / 40 res
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Other22% / 32 res
3
Education/ Higher Ed10% / 15 res
4
Marketing10% / 15 res
5
Science / Environment5% / 8 res
6
Food service5% / 7 res
7
Technology5% / 7 res
8
Legal4% / 6 res
9
Medical / Medical Tech4% / 6 res
10
Government/Politics2% / 3 res
11
Agriculture1% / 2 res
12
Auto0% / 0 res
13
Military0% / 0 res

Is this the industry you'd like to be working in?

139 out of 146 answered

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Yes76% / 106 res
2
No23% / 33 res

In five years, do you hope to be working in the same field you're working in now?

140 out of 146 answered

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Yes42% / 59 res
2
Maybe37% / 53 res
3
No20% / 28 res

Do you believe that Maine can be a more attractive place to live for young people?

141 out of 146 answered

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Yes95% / 134 res
2
No5% / 7 res

Now, no one can be defined by a box. But we recognize that every one of us has a different experience. Please define your level of privilege by checking the applicable boxes below.

660 out of 146 answered

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I was born in the United States19% / 126 res
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I'm a native English speaker18% / 125 res
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I'm white18% / 120 res
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I'm cisgendered13% / 90 res
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I'm heterosexual13% / 89 res
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Have extensive family/friend ties to the state of Maine12% / 81 res
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I'm a male-bodied person4% / 29 res
8
I'm able bodied0% / 0 res

Our goal with this project is to empower young people in Maine. How many of the following projects would you be interested in being involved with?

573 out of 146 answered

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Skillshare16% / 93 res
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Revolution13% / 79 res
3
Regular series about young issues13% / 75 res
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Sexy and fun non-networking events12% / 70 res
5
A membership organization a-la AARP for the youngins.11% / 66 res
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Dance parties & creative expression11% / 63 res
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Cooperative investment group10% / 60 res
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Running for office7% / 42 res
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Other1% / 9 res