True, but I was also thinking of it in the way of “this will be your total earnings.” When looking at a “salary” from a job, you are just seeing the total amount, and then still have to factor in taxes, insurance, commute expenses, etc. So when I earned $75k in a corporate role, I certainly wasn’t bringing home that full amount and when I earn $75k now, I still am not, but the expenses and taxes do change some!

I think seeing the total number is impactful and still a useful figure, though.

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