Re: Writers vs developers salaries (was RE: Salary info from Coopers

Subject: Re: Writers vs developers salaries (was RE: Salary info from Coopers
From: JIMCHEVAL -at- AOL -dot- COM
Date: Mon, 4 Aug 1997 21:53:42 -0400

In a message dated 97-08-04 15:33:05 EDT, janeb -at- ANSWERSOFT -dot- COM writes:

<< I would say that my experience has
been that the developers I work with make 1.5 to 2 times as much as I
do. >>
I was on one project where it came out I was making 20-30% more than the
programmers. Boy, did they not let me forget that.

I just thought they were lousy negotiators.

(The irony is I expected to take a pay cut when I left programming - I've
consistently made more, and had more freedom, as a writer.)

Jim Chevallier
Los Angeles
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