CDPR Administration’s Cyberpunk 2077 Bonuses Vary Between $4-6M
Bloomberg has revealed that CD Projekt RED’s board members are set to obtain $4-6 million in bonuses regardless of Cyberpunk 2077‘s launch catastrophe. In the meantime, staff declare that their bonuses ranged from a relatively meager $5,000 to $20,000.
Talking anonymously to journalist Jason Schreier, the workers expressed their frustration over the bonuses particularly as a result of that they had requested to delay Cyberpunk 2077, which the administration refused to do. Had the sport been delayed and launched in a greater state, the workers would have made out properly. As an alternative, they’ve been handed peanuts whereas CDPR’s board members took dwelling a major sum of money.
A CDPR spokesperson claimed quite the opposite that the common worker bonus was $34,000. Curiously, Schreier was formally informed that the studio allotted $29.8 million in bonuses for 865 staff. In the meantime, a whopping $28 million was reserved for simply 5 board members.
One worker informed Schreier that following Bloomberg’s a number of experiences in addition to inner complaints, CDPR lastly agreed to reevaluate developer salaries. In consequence, a few of the lowest-paid employees together with QA crew members have obtained a wage enhance.
When requested throughout an earnings name if it was acceptable for CDPR’s administration to obtain such hefty bonuses, co-CEO Adam Kiciński (who’s receiving a bonus of $6.3 million) mentioned, “We earned this cash and the corporate earned this cash, in fact, however extra web income, extra bonuses. So properly, we have now outcomes, we get bonuses, and that’s the contract we have.”
Cyberpunk 2077 managed to promote practically 14 million copies regardless of its launch woes. The sport stays suspended from the PlayStation Retailer.