Came across this article about dock workers choking off goods as the do a work slowdown
These people would be even more distressed if they knew the port workersâ?? income. The Pacific Maritime Association, manager of the ports, says an average full-time worker makes $147,000 a year, with very generous benefits on top of that.
The ILWU says longshoremen arenâ??t always able to work as many hours as theyâ??d like, putting a typical income at $83,000. [/quote]
So 6 figure income from
Basically what I came up with for education requirements is high school education and be able to drive a forklift. Most people I know would be lucky to have a $20/hr job let alone 6 figure income. These unions are serious business.
or maybe only grade 10
Seems to me these people should be feel lucky to be making 1/3 to 1/2 of what they’re getting.