MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Today’s high school students are putting the pressure on themselves when it comes to measuring success.

According to a new survey by Career Builder, high school students think they’ll need to earn more than current employees to consider themselves successful.

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Eighteen percent of them say they’d be OK earning less than $50,000 a year.

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That compares with 25 percent of current workers who would by okay with that salary.

More than a fifth of high school students think $100,000 to $150,000 a year would be ideal.

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Fifteen percent of current workers target that salary as a measure of success.