What can I expect working at a salmon cannery in Alaska?
I may be getting a job through a family friend working up at a salmon cannery. She told me they work long hours and you work with mostly foreigners. I can deal with that. I just want to know how much you can make out of a good season? I'll be going for this summer. What can I come out of the season with?
Asked By: David20 - 5/3/2011
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J Bridge was right. However, many of the workers live in "tent" camps where the cost of living is next to nothing. In some areas these camps are no longer legal. Many of the dwellings are not tents but camps made from drift wood and plastic. Heat comes only from a campfire and the cooking is done there also. The... More
Answered By: HandAxeProMan - 5/3/2011
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long days at minimum wage coming home smelling of dead fish. Have fun!
Answered By: J.Bridger - 5/3/2011
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