What are reasonable charges for housework?
I am a stay home mother and homeschool educator. My husband says that I do have a considerable job on my hands with these tasks. I would like to show him how much my time is worth though. He is a auto body technician and says that he would be paid considerably more than I. Is there somewhere that I can find a way to break down what i do to add up a total price?
Asked By: m_hill7431 - 7/25/2006
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Show this to Hubby and tell him to hold on to a chair or ask him to set down before you show this to him... More
Answered By: littletiger - 7/25/2006
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Yeah!!!! Go to salary.com and type in housewife. You and he will be amazed. Crap they removed it... For mother's day they had an analysis of what a stay at home mom should make... considering most work 15 hours a day, 7 days a week. It came out to like 250,000 per year. Figure out how many hours you are "on the job... More
Answered By: Edward - 7/25/2006
www.salary.com This is the only thing I can think of... good luck!!! It's my guess that what you do is priceless!!!
Answered By: Krista S - 7/25/2006
Well at the very least, you can fairly accurately figure out the cost of day care or before/after school care... More
Answered By: aaxof - 7/25/2006
Go on STRIKE for the weekend and let HIM do what you do..........he'll change his mind if he's smart and shut his mouth, and never mention it again. I dare you! P>S> Be sure to leave some lessons for the kids to do while you are gone.
Answered By: Texas T - 7/25/2006
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