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To get your salary moving northwards fast, you need to do 2 things. 1. Win awards - Cannes, One Show, D&AD preferably. 2. Change agencies every 2 to 3 years. Because you’ll never get fairly remunerated staying in the same agency. This is the reality. And yes it’s not fair


Selfish question: How much should a mid-weight be making?

Stupid question but I assume you mean salary for writers/creatives? You have previous experience in sg or are you moving to sg from another country? It depends

If I'm not mistaken it's around the 3.5 range for local mids depending on where you were from (agency) and what work you've done.

Right okay. How about Seniors?

Uncertain because it depends on your situation and what agencies. Senior levels seem to be where it gets fuzzy because there are some seniors moving from mid to sr and there are some sr who are former CDs (they get paid more obv). I have one friend at a local agency here getting paid about 20% more than another equally experienced friend at a smaller agency. Sorry if that doesn't answer your question but it's the honest answer :/ hope it helps a little

But out of curiousity , what about someone moving up from mid to senior. Im just wondering if I need to push the matter more

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