Now that the DAO has launched, funding is required to ensure that existing contributors are compensated on an ongoing basis. At the time of writing, the treasury contains over 400,000,000 ($170,000,000) BZRX, which can be purposed to maintain operations.
Below is a spreadsheet detailing the rates at which other communities are compensating their key contributors.
The following recommended allocations have been made based on comparable industry comps and discussion with the relevant contributors.
Junior Comms (Tom Burns) - 20k/year (1.66k/month) + 15,000 BZRX/year (TC: $25,250)
Senior Comms (Angelo) - 86k/year (7.16k/month) + 200,000 BZRX/year (TC: $156,000)
Operations Lead - Paris - 86k/year (7.16k/month) + 400,000 BZRX/year (TC: $226,000)
Budget - 150k initial, 20k/monthly. Includes expenses for studios, designers, and advertisements.
Intern (Drypto) - 50k/year (4.2k/month) + one time 6k for completion of the 3 month grant
Part Time Developer (Stephen) - 59,331 BZRX, one time payment
Senior Developer (Aodev) - 120k/year (10k/month) + 400,000 BZRX/year ($260,000)
Solidity Developer (Eugene) - 120k/year (10k/month) + 400,000 BZRX/year ($260,000)
Solidity Developer (Roman) - 120k/year (10k/month) + 400,000 BZRX/year ($260,000)
Infrastructure - 180k/year (15k/month). This includes deployment costs, hosting, node infrastructure, Chainlink fees, and other associated costs.
Community Manager (Dick Kingz) - 14k/year (1.2k/month) + 10,000 BZRX/year
Community Manager (The Dude) - 14k/year (1.2k/month) + 10,000 BZRX/year
Community Lead (Chris) - 60k/year (5k/month) + 25,000 BZRX/year
MorrisonCohen - $100,000 retainer.
The calculated total compensation numbers may fluctuate based on token price.