How many hours do you work per week? I polled my Patreon supporters with this question and close to 300 respondents returned the following results:
What we get is an almost perfect normal distribution with a slight bump at the lower end (presumably retirees). Me? My content creation commitments often tip me over the 70-hour mark to sit above the 90th percentile. I’ve since laid out the specifics in this article but prior to penning that piece, I went over the hourly breakdown with Twittering Machines’ Michael Lavorgna in a podcast. We also tackled the not insubstantial implications of the placebo effect creeping into our work and discussed the music industry’s trend towards ever cheaper streaming tiers.