Their decision is always subjective so its not even possible to answer your question.
Summer, world economy, randomness… The good thing is, the only way goes up, my friends!
I don’t think there are many, from such strong economy and high cost of living country, working full time only at GR. At least it’s nothing close to easy way of living and working, but all the more interesting if nothing else. If your case is about the technical side of how things work, expand it to ThemeForest and you’ll be more lucky, I believe.
Your life sounds pretty fun! Hah, Norway, we’d need to make about 20K$+ per month to be able to say the same words.