Economics

Economic Information

Character Starting Wealth: $2000

Coinage of Lorheath:
Coin Name Type Value
Kell copper $1
Groat silver $4
Crown gold $80

100 coins = 1 pound of weight

Monthly Cost of Living Table:
Status Cost
King of a great nation $ 20,000
Minor king, royal family $ 10,000
great noble, royal advisor, high ranking cleric $ 5,000
lesser noble, sheriff $ 2,500
landed knight, guild master $1,500
landless knight, priest, village elder, reeve, rich merchant $ 800
freehold farmer, craftsman, squire, typical mage $ 400
freeman, apprentice $ 200
poor peasant $ 100
serf, beggar $ 50

The cost above does not include retainer or hireling costs which must be paid separately

Monthly income table:
Job Typical income
Beggar $ 50
Servant $ 120
Bodyguard, low-class fighter $ 300
Traveling bard, hedge wizard $ 400+
Craftsman, shopkeeper, alchemist $ 1000
Soldier $ 700
Master artisan, master merchant $ 3400+
Landless knight $ 1100
Minor noble $ 3800+
High church official, great noble $ 6000+

Economics

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