Services and Salaries

Various services that can be purchased or hired in Doralon, and average expected wages for hired folk.

Items in brown are from the SRD, with corrections or variants to some part of the entry. All entries and prices are estimates based on Cadair standards: various factors (economic and PC-related) may modify these prices.

Services

Item Cost Description/Notes
Meal, poor 6cs A poor fare for single meal. Example would be bread, baked turnips with beans and onions, and a pint of barley water or beer.
Cargo wagon, in town 4cs Hire a wagon with a team of two horses to transport cargo of up to 400lb (or what will fit in the wagon) within a town. Loading/unloading labor extra
Cargo wagon 1cA per mile Hire a wagon with a team of two horses to transport cargo of up to 400lb (or what will fit in the wagon) within a barony. Loading/unloading labor extra. Price can be as much as half for busy trade routes
Coach cab, in town 2cs Transport people and light cargo within a town.
Coach cab 3cs per mile Transport people and light cargo within a barony.
Messenger, town runner 1cs On foot. Carry message or small package within a town.
Messenger 2cs per mile Usually on horseback. Carry message or small package within a barony.
Ship’s passage, normal route 4cs per mile Passage on a small sailing ship that is already going to your destination for other business
Ship’s passage, specific 2cA per mile Passage on a small sailing ship that sails out of its normal route, for your specific destination. Will be higher rate for radically out if its way, or for dangerous journeys

Wages

Item Cost Description/Notes
Employee, skilled 1cA per day A skilled freeman regularly employed by you. You may or may not be held accountable for their behavior, and their actions do color people’s image of you. You are expected to provide room and board for them, as well as appropriate workspace and materials; if not, rates are as an equivalent Hireling. Usually paid weekly or monthly.
Employee, unskilled 2cs per day A menial freeman regularly employed by you. You may or may not be held accountable for their behavior, and their actions do color people’s image of you. You are expected to provide room and board for them; if not, rates are as an equivalent Hireling. Usually paid weekly or monthly. Rate is for an average person – people in trusted positions or more experience (e.g. Butler, Steward, Head cook) may have rates closer to skilled rates.
Hireling, skilled 1sA, 4ss per day A skilled laborer (masons, scribes, mercenaries, and craftsmen) for 12 hours. Rate is standard for average person of their skill, and do not include materials.
Hireling, unskilled 5cA per day An unskilled laborer (cook, porter, laborer, maid, or other menial labor) for 12 hours

Services and Salaries

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