Klarinet Archive - Posting 000793.txt from 1996/04
From: Everett Austin <austine@-----.EDU>
Subj: Re: Unions :)
Date: Sat, 27 Apr 1996 02:00:46 -0400
On Thu, 25 Apr 1996, SEAN wrote:
> You would be suprised how much garbage men make. More than most musicians.
> I know one personally and he pulls almost $200,000 a year.
> Sorry to add to this non clarinet tangent, but I couldn't
I did not know that waste disposal could be quite that lucrative, but I am
aware of people that do little more than drive around in a large fragrant
vehicle and make 50-60K per year plus health benefits and unfortunately
there are many skilled musicians who work pretty hard who do not earn that