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Directors of performing art venues cashing in

Annual salaries range from $83,000 to $242,000

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At a time when many arts organizations are struggling financially, directors of the area’s larger performing arts venues are well compensated, with salaries ranging from just less than $100,000 to more than $200,000. Marcia White, president and CEO of the Saratoga Performing Arts Center, leads area directors with a salary of about $242,000 in 2010. But Philip Morris, executive director of Proctors in Schenectady, has also moved past the $200,000 mark. He takes home about ...

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February 26, 2012
7:06 p.m.

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WOW! Remember when the President of the USA was paid $100,000 a year for 24/7 365 days a year? Of course, that was when major league athletes played for the love of the game! Now our police and firemen and directors are raking it in; perhaps some raises might be in order! It's a wonder that they can live on these paltry salaries.