Safety, respect and financial security are established through recognized and agreed-upon pay Rates and fees standards.

CADA/West Fees & Rates Standards

Used by numerous artists, companies and arts councils, the CADA/West Fees & Rates Standards should be considered as the MINIMUM pay rates when hiring artists and applying for funding. Our aim is to help artists negotiate wages that reflect and respect their experience.

New Fees & Rates Standards coming mid-Apr 2022!

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