How Much will Trimmers Make When Pot is Legal?
With the last few posts and the seasonal angst, trimmers and their wages have gotten a lot of attention here. As if in a cosmic response this article [article no longer available] appeared announcing the Teamster’s union’s newly negotiated compensation for “gardeners, trimmers and cloners.”
Their newly negotiated two-year contract provides them with a
according to the union.
While this salary is below what a good trimmer can make on good pot (assuming 8 hour pounds– which is probably a little slow). $250 divided by 8 =$31.25 per hour. When you throw in pension, vacation and health insurance, this suddenly looks very good.
Anyone looking into getting a union card?