Anxious Young Woman Explains How Revealing Her Salary on TikTok Got Her Fired From Boujee Tech Company
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Anxious Young Woman Explains How Revealing Her Salary on TikTok Got Her Fired From Boujee Tech Company

  • A TikToker who openly shared her expenses and insights into her spending has claimed she was fired from a new job after divulging her salary
  • Lexi Larson claims the etch company saw her social media accounts as a risk to their privacy and canned her
  • Social media users begged the young woman to get a lawyer as this dismissal was unfair and she deserves better

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While social media has many strengths, it also has a lot of pitfalls. A young woman recently found that out when the tech company she was working for fired her for sharing her salary online.

TikTok user Lexi Larson gets fired from tech company because of clip
TikTok user Lexi Larson shared the story of how a TikTok clip got her fired from her lush new tech job. Image: TikTok / Lexi Larson
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Companies are scrutinising prospective and current employees’ social media accounts to see if they are a good fit for the brand or if they pose any risks. This woman was found to be a risk.

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TikTok user Lexi Larson was defeated when she got fired from a tech company she had just secured a cushy job with. The young lady claims she got canned as a result of sharing her earnings online which raised a red flag to the company.

“They said me having this account was a security concern because I could post something private about the company,” she explained in the clip.

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Sharing her story was risky as she apparently had to “sign a bunch of documents” but felt she needed to fill her followers in.

Here is the clip that got her fired:

Lexi’s loyal followers have their say on the situation

Well, many people find this a ridiculous excuse to fire someone especially because it is an assumed risk, not an actual risk. The TikToker’s fans told her to keep her chin up and that she is lucky to have her old job back, however, they do feel she should have lawyered up. The 21st century is wild!

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Take a look at some of the comments:

@Kayla Gross said:

“You should talk to an attorney they literally told you they were mad about you sharing salary and then fired you as a result.”

@taylorburnett said:

“So sorry this happened! As someone who really wants salary transparency, I saw your salary video about the new job and was really inspired.”

@Zachary Fox Luke said:

“Talk to an attorney NOW. It is illegal for any US employer to retaliate against employees for sharing salary info.”

@Maddiemacho said:

“I’m so sorry this happened and I’m so happy you’re speaking out! You deserved so much better.”

Cool old man keeps up with TikToker, shows off moves in viral video with 3 million likes: "Old man is a vibe”

In other TikTok news, Briefly News reported that TikToK is the home to any viral dance, and this old man has just dominated the dance to Armadilha by Guélcio Smith.

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The dance-inducing beat has created many viral dances, one of which TikTok creator Dennis Mik took to the streets.

Creators on the viral app often surprise people with their dance moves in public, and this time an old man joined in on the fun when TikToker Dennis Mik started to dance with him.

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