...are these figures accurate? And if so, how could the Wisconsin voters have waited so long to correct this situation? I don't see where these protesters have a leg to stand on. And the entire nation, that isn't viewing the Wisconsin budget problem through the eyes of a unionist, can now see this has nothing to do with the kids. What a joke.
The UNIONS UBBER ALLES!!! How can it be viewed any other way?
2010 Wisconsin Teacher Actual Wages - Wisc Govt wages exposeMercy..........I am in the wrong business. If I move to Wisconsin I can be a garbage man, make up to $160K a year and you guys have to pay for my retirement. What a deal.......Sort of slaps a lot of engineers. How can you justify going to college.............ATTACHED: This is the official excel DPI database of teachers wages by school district. Look up your own district !!!The current budget repair bill would have them paying about 5.8% towards their own retirement....right now, we the taxpayer, pays 100% of their generous retirement, and most of us pay 100% of our own retirement too.AVERAGE WAGE AND BENEFITS (remember this is for about 9 or 10 months of workfor teachers)TEACHERS:Milwaukee $86,297Elmbrook $91,065Germantown $83,818Hartland Arrwhd $90,285 (highest teacher was $122,952-lowest was $64,942)Men Falls $81,099West Bend $82,153Waukesha $92,902Sussex $82,956Mequon $95,297Kettle Mor $87,676Muskego $91,341STAFF:Arrowhead - Bus Mng - Kopecky - $169,525Arrowhead - Principal - Wieczorek - $152,519Grmtwn - Asst Princ - Dave Towers - $123,222Elmbrk - Burliegh Elemetary - Principal Zahn- $142,315 (for a primary school!!)Madison - Asst Principal - McGrath - $127,835UNIVERSITY of WISCONSIN STAFF (2009) (salary alone):Michael Knetter - Prof of Bus - $327,828Carolyn Martin -Chancellor Mad- $437,000Hector Deluca - Prof of Nutritional Science - $254,877 (really??)(source:Madison.com -as the UW removed salaries from being posted online in 2007- why if they are so low?)How about some other "public servant job" ??? What do they make?Madison Garbage men (2009) (salary only):Garbageman, Mr. Nelson earned $159,258 in 2009, including $109,892 in overtime and other pay. Garbageman, Greg Tatman, who earned $125,598 7 Madison garbage men made over $100,000 30 Madison garbage men made over $70,000MILWAUKEE CITY BUS DRIVERS (salary only):136 Drivers made more than $70,00054 Drivers made more than $80,00018 Drivers made more than $90,0008 Drivers made more than $100,000Top Driver made $117,000(Source WTMJ)