A Simple Worksheet for calculating your dayrate - designed for use by Stagecraft Professionals
Since our primary business deals with large group of event professionals, from all disciplines and ranging in experience, we face the challenging conversation about crew rates every day. I need to be honest with our readers - some of you don't understand how to cost yourself properly. I don't mean that these stagehands I'm referring to are overcharging. Just as common are stagehands that are undercharging. I realize the need to discount on some shows, or be flexible with budget, but some techs overall billing strategy doesn't match up with their goals.