Hiring a NPC

The cost for hiring a NPC is a modified version of the Pay Rate Table found on page 32 in DF15. Essentially the cost for hiring a NPC is based off of how skilled that individual is. The skills necessary to provide a NPC with a lifestyle of a certain wealth irrespective of any other Status, Reputation or Social Stigma modifiers that might normally come into play when calculating an individual’s wealth level is how a NPC’s hireling classification is determined.

Time Period Hireling: Grunt Hireling: Worker Hireling: Professional Hireling: Expert
Hourly $2/hour $4/hour $8/hour $20/hour 1
Daily $16/day $33/day $66/day $165/day 1
Weekly $115/week $230/week $460/week $1150/week 2
Monthly $500/month $1000/month $2000/month $5000/month 2
Long-Term $475/month $950/month $1900/month $4750/month 2,3

The modifiers for finding a NPC are as found in B517. The roll for finding a NPC for hire can sometimes be waived if recruitment is attempted at an institution to that specializes in connecting contract workers to potential employers, such as a Mage Guild Contract Office or a mercenary camp.

Hiring a NPC

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