You Too Can Be A Union Stagehand For $290,000

Columnist James Ahearn of New Jersey’s Bergen Record has a great column on, of all things, the stagehands at New York city’s top performing arts venues such as Lincoln Center and Carnegie Hall. These are not highly skilled or technical jobs but take a gander at how much they are paid:

At Avery Fisher Hall and Alice Tully Hall in Lincoln Center, the average stagehand salary and benefits package is $290,000 a year.  Mark Hemingway – The Washington Examiner