The compensation question can be tough to answer. It's always best to start with what you are currently earning and then discuss what your future compensation goals look like.
"I am currently making $40,000 per year plus benefits. I am looking for compensation that is aligned with the role and provides an opportunity for growth."
Entry Level answer example
"As I am new to my career and this industry, I am happy to negotiate my earnings based on your typical salary for this role."
Experienced answer example
"I can share with you what I am currently earning, and where I would like to be in my next position. Currently, I am earning a base salary of $48K plus benefits. I'd like to earn a bit above that in my next position."