Re: Re: contract-to-hire pricing

Subject: Re: Re: contract-to-hire pricing
From: Susan W. Gallagher <sgallagher5 -at- cox -dot- net>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 3 Jun 2004 19:00:57 -0400

The "rule of thumb" that I've always heard is
salary/1000 = hourly rate
if you want to maintain your current lifestyle. That is,
if you make $80,000 as a full-time employee, you'd need to
charge $80/hour to maintain the same lifestyle as an

Note that when I made the transition, I had a popsicle's
chance in haties to charge rates based on that formula, so I
got what the market would bear and coped with it.

-Sue Gallagher


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