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Old 04-24-2013, 07:16 PM   #1
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What do you hope to earn for a living?

And why?

Not crazy 1,000,000 a year BS. Let's be realistic.
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Old 04-24-2013, 07:17 PM   #2
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Old 04-24-2013, 07:18 PM   #3
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Kinda depends on if I have a family and stuff to take care of. If it's just me I wouldn't really give a shit, honestly, as long as I can live independently and without going completely paycheck-to-paycheck.
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Old 04-24-2013, 07:19 PM   #4
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Enough to be able to save, or quit working and still live comfortably for a couple months.


I don't mean to say that as soon as I've saved enough I'll do that, but that's the amount I'd like to be payed. I'm too used to barely scraping by though
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Old 04-24-2013, 07:21 PM   #5
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I'm at around 40k now, same for my wife. We're both 29 If we can reach 100k a year for the two of us together in 10-15 years, I can't imagine ever needing anything more.
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Old 04-24-2013, 07:22 PM   #6
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40k would be plenty
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Old 04-24-2013, 07:24 PM   #7
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I'm making about 38k right now and it's kinda lame, so maybe I'd settle at 140k.
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Old 04-24-2013, 07:27 PM   #8
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Old 04-24-2013, 07:27 PM   #9
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Old 04-24-2013, 07:30 PM   #10
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enough to get by , so david cameron can shove his aspiration nation up his posh etonian arse.
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Old 04-24-2013, 07:31 PM   #11
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I'm making about 38k right now and it's kinda lame, so maybe I'd settle at 140k.

That's an odd jump.

Initially, 40k+. Ideally that will rise annually.
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Old 04-24-2013, 07:33 PM   #12
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For phd i will earn 1700 net per month (20k) after that i will make 3-4k unless i will work for a company/private institution.
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Old 04-24-2013, 07:35 PM   #13
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i was on 40k USD last year but now on 35k pa in a much more rewarding job and im wayyy happier.
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Old 04-24-2013, 07:35 PM   #14
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Enough to have my whisky, food, books. And a nice house.

Which I all have, so I'm a happy man.
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Old 04-24-2013, 07:41 PM   #15
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i'd like to eventually make $60,000 a year. i'm 23 and making half that*. so maybe.

i don't really care honestly. i just want to live comfortably within my means. i can do that even now so it's not something that bothers me too much. but of course now i don't have kids or anything like that. that 60,000 is just adjusting for life changes i assume will eventually happen.

* excluding the money i make from music. not sizable, but gives me a modest bump.

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Old 04-24-2013, 07:49 PM   #16
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It's kind of a hard one to answer. With the way my expenses are right now, £40,000 a year would be more than enough to live comfortably on. But of course if I was making more money I'd no doubt be spending more so I'd want an even higher wage.
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Old 04-24-2013, 07:56 PM   #17
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I'd be happy with around £35K.
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Old 04-24-2013, 08:07 PM   #18
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Enough to buy a BMW, a 5-bed house and a J-Custom. Around $200K?
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Old 04-24-2013, 08:11 PM   #19
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Enough so that I won't end up homeless. Fuck that living comfortably shit, I just want to not end up living on the streets which I'm pretty positive will happen.
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Old 04-24-2013, 08:43 PM   #20
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Well... I'll be around £30-35k in debt after Uni.

So earning around £25k for a few years and then maybe up to say £30k. And maybe in later life a little more.
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