[LINK] Music Industry: Case Study

Andy Farkas andyf@speednet.com.au
Mon, 24 Feb 2003 15:37:21 +1000 (EST)


On Mon, 24 Feb 2003, Timothy Michael O'Leary wrote:

> A music industry case study
>
> A look at a mythical rock band's earnings, with actual figures compiled
> from industry sources:

...

> That's not bad money, but it's split four ways, or $40,477.25 each,
> about the same as a city sanitation worker with two years' experience,
> without health benefits, vacation and retirement fund. But with, of
> course, groupies.

Sign me up as a sanitation worker!

Assuming they're talking US$40k, thats ~AU$80k right?  I dont get anywhere
near that in my chosen profession... and I can play a guitar!!  :(

--

 :{ andyf@speednet.com.au

        Andy Farkas
    System Administrator
   Speednet Communications
 http://www.speednet.com.au/