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How much do Rockettes get paid?

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According to the Global Post, Rockettes are paid according to contracts held with the American Guild of Variety Artists at Radio City Music Hall. As of 2005, a Rockette likely earns between $1500 to $1700 weekly during a season of approximately 26 weeks.

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How much do Rockettes get paid?
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While the stipulations of AGVA contracts are not publicly available, the Rockettes generally perform under short, seasonal agreements, are guaranteed competitive wages and can receive health benefits year-round. For comparison, the minimum weekly salary of a Broadway dancer under Actors' Equity jurisdiction was $1,861 as of September 2014. However, the Rockettes can likely earn more weekly overtime than typical Broadway dancers, as they must often perform five shows a day.

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