How Much Should We Be Paying Mom?
Well, if we were to pay moms for everything that they do for us, we owe them $115,000 per year. That's according to salary.com, which also says stay-at-home mothers perform 10 different jobs every day.
The website looked at 6,616 moms and determined that their 10 jobs are: day care center teacher, CEO, psychologist, cook, housekeeper, laundry machine operator, computer operator, facilities manager, custodian and driver. All of those jobs from one person...moms are amazing.
So, the paycheck for stay-at-home moms breaks down like this--mothers would earn a base salary of $36,968 and would also get $78,464 in overtime pay. The research from salary.com says stay-at-home mothers work approximately 97 hours a week.
Don't forget--Mother's Day is this Sunday! Be sure to show mom how much you appreciate her hard work.