Service of the following hirelings may be retained at their listed cost per day.
- Unskilled hirelings: have no special skills to speak of, though they can clean, cook passably, and keep a structure cared for in ways that do not require a particular skillset.
- Skilled hirelings: each come trained in a particular skill or set of tools, and make checks with this skill or set of tools with a +5 bonus that is considered to include both their proficiency bonus and relevant ability modifiers. You determine the skill or tool proficiency the hireling has at the time you first hire them.
- Slaves: may only be owned by Evil characters, may be skilled or unskilled, and require no pay. Slaves may or may not be available for purchase, and are typically worth 7 5 gp for an unskilled slave or 750 gp for a slave proficient in a skill.