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Are you money? If not, then no you are not the master. You work for money, not yourself.
If whoever you work for, whether it be yourself or someone else, told you tomorrow that they would stop paying you for your work, what would you do? Would you work for free? I doubt it. Money is your master, whether it has volition or not.
There is more than just one kind of slavery you know, there isn't a one size fits all definition of the word. You seem to think I'm calling you a slave held against his will and who is beaten bloody if he disobeys. I'm speaking of another type of slavery.