Re: I'm taking my marbles and going home...
$kcronin -at- daleen -dot- com wrote:
$|Diane wrote about "hilarious" job ops:
$|>Or how about this one: Leading Media company seeks talented $|>and motivated technical writer to provide technical documentation $|>and marketing support for a proprietary online tool." $|>It pays $20 - $25 an hour.
$|I'm confused - you're out of work, but snubbing what is potentially $|a 50K-per-year job? (52K if you don't take a vacation)
$I'm glad I'm not the only one who had that reaction. We are we $talking US dollars, right, Diane? What was the joke again?
If that $25 is in US dollars, that would translate into $37.50 per hour Canadian ($70,000 Canadian per year assuming a 37.5 hour work week and no vacation).
According to a pile of tax statistics I downloaded from the Canada Customs and Revenue Agency last year (1998 data), that would put you in the top 15% of tax filers by income.
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