Contract work by Thomas Foster for Vipul Naik

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All payment amounts are listed in current United States dollars (USD).

Basic worker information

ItemValue
CountryAustralia
Wikipedia usernameThomas_James_Foster (user page, user talk page, contributions page, WMF Labs X! Tools page, Wikipedia Views)
Facebook usernamethomasjamesfoster96
Email IDme@thomasfoster.co
Preferred payment methodPayPal
RecruiterAlex K. Chen
Contact method (initial contact)outbound Facebook
Worker file (on GitHub, with revision history)thomas-list.mediawiki
NotesWork in June 2016. Could not continue as school term started.

Worker payments due by type and year

Type of payment dueTotal in year 2017Total in year 2016Total in year 2015Total across years
Tasks for Vipul Naik25.00105.000.00130.00
Commissions on tasks0.000.000.000.00
Stipends (awarded same year)0.000.000.000.00
Royalties0.000.000.000.00
Commissions on royalties0.000.000.000.00
Total payment awarded25.00105.000.00130.00
Stipends (unawarded)0.000.000.000.00
Total payment25.00105.000.00130.00

Worker payments made by method and year

Payment methodTotal in year 2017Total in year 2016Total in year 2015Total across years
PayPal50.0080.000.00130.00
Total across payment methods50.0080.000.00130.00

Worker task payments due by type and year

Task typeTotal in year 2017Total in year 2016Total in year 2015Total across years
Wikipedia page creation25.00105.000.00130.00
Total25.00105.000.00130.00

Worker task payments due by topic and year

Note that a single task may be assigned to multiple topics so a few tasks may be double-counted below. Also, the list below does not include all tasks.

TopicTotal in year 2017Total in year 2016Total in year 2015Total across years
Artificial intelligence0.0080.000.0080.00
Total25.00105.000.00130.00

Worker task payments due by venue and year

Task venueTotal in year 2017Total in year 2016Total in year 2015Total across years
Wikipedia25.00105.000.00130.00
Total25.00105.000.00130.00

Worker task payments due by format and year

FormatTotal in year 2017Total in year 2016Total in year 2015Total across years
Timeline25.00105.000.00130.00
Total25.00105.000.00130.00

Worker impact: Wikipedia

ItemValue
Total pageviews of all Wikipedia pages created21459.00
Total pageviews of all Wikipedia pages created or edited significantly21459.00
Total pageviews of Wikipedia pages created as contract work21459.00
Total pageviews of Wikipedia pages created or edited (not necessarily significantly) as contract work21459.00
Cost per thousand views of pages created (including only explicit costs for page creation)6.06
Cost per thousand views of pages created (including pay for everything)6.06
Cost per thousand views of pages created or edited (including only explicit costs for page creation and editing)6.06
Cost per thousand views of pages created or edited (including pay for everything)6.06

Worker payments due by type and month

MonthTask paymentsCommissions on task paymentsStipend payments (awarded same month)Royalty paymentsCommissions on royalty paymentsTotal payment awardedStipend payments (deferred)Total payment
2017-0125.000.000.000.000.0025.000.0025.00
2016-06105.000.000.000.000.00105.000.00105.00
Total across months130.000.000.000.000.00130.000.00130.00

Worker task payments due by type and month

MonthWikipedia page creationTotal across task types
2017-0125.0025.00
2016-06105.00105.00
Total across months130.00130.00

Worker task payments due by topic and month

Note that a single task may be assigned to multiple topics so a few tasks may be double-counted below. Also, the list below does not include all tasks.

MonthArtificial intelligenceTotal across topics
2017-010.0025.00
2016-0680.00105.00
Total across months80.00130.00

Worker task payments due by venue and month

MonthWikipediaTotal across task venues
2017-0125.0025.00
2016-06105.00105.00
Total across months130.00130.00

Worker task payments due by format and month

MonthTimelineTotal across task formats
2017-0125.0025.00
2016-06105.00105.00
Total across months130.00130.00

Worker payments due and payments made by month

For completed months, the row for the month gives the data at the end of the month. For the current month, the row for the month gives the data from the beginning of the month till now. The bold amounts are the cumulative numbers so far, across all time.

MonthPayment awarded in monthCumulative payment awarded till monthPayment made in monthCumulative payment made till monthPending payment increase in monthCumulative pending payment
2017-020.00130.0050.00130.00-50.000.00
2017-0125.00130.000.0080.0025.0050.00
2016-06105.00105.0080.0080.0025.0025.00

Full list of tasks in reverse chronological order (3 tasks)

Task venueTask typeTask receptacleCompletion datePayerPaymentTopicFormatNotes
WikipediaWikipedia page creationTimeline of sovereign states in North America (Wikipedia Views) (all tasks)2017-01-31Vipul Naik25.00Geography/historyTimelineWorker-initiated page creation
WikipediaWikipedia page creationTimeline of sovereign states in Oceania (Wikipedia Views) (all tasks)2016-06-23Vipul Naik25.00Geography/historyTimelineWorker-initiated page creation
WikipediaWikipedia page creationTimeline of machine learning (Wikipedia Views) (all tasks)2016-06-16Vipul Naik80.00Artificial intelligence/Machine learningTimeline

Full list of received payments in reverse chronological order (2 payments)

Payment methodSent dateReceipt datePaymentAmount sentOverheadAmount receivedIntermediary (empty if none)
PayPal2017-02-072017-02-0750.0050.510.5150.00
PayPal2016-06-162016-06-1680.0079.990.7979.00