Edgar Maciel

Edgar Maciel is a multimedia journalist based in São Paulo. He is an editor for a Brazilian TV channel and also an international correspondent, writing for national and international publications on politics, economy and society.

His most memorable paycheck: “The first one I received as a journalist in São Paulo. I’m from Porto Alegre, in southern Brazil, and I moved to this giant city in 2013. With this salary I was able to pay the rent on my first apartment where I lived alone.”

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How 6 people in São Paulo earn their reais

São Paulo is Brazil’s financial center and the largest city in South America. We talked with six Paulistanos about their first and future paychecks. 

Issue 2: Experimentation