Posts Tagged ‘firefighters’

Why Does a Bank CEO Make More Than a Life Saving Doctor?

A lot more! At the same time, why do entertainers, notably actors and actresses, make so much, and we nickel and dime police, firefighters, and nurses? Well, at least a poorly performing actor will often get a pay cut. CEOs in Canada and the United States often keep getting bonuses no matter what their decisions […]

Elementary Teacher’s Pay

The elementary teachers in Ontario have seemingly rejected the nice 12% (over 4 years) deal that they were offered. That offer has been withdrawn and the education minister is now offering 4% over 2 years. Wow! On their behalf, the teacher’s union says it was not about wages, but about funding, and other non-wage issues. […]