If approved, and if the respective memberships ratify the agreements, both contracts will run through March 30, 2011.
The proposed contracts include a 3% wage increase for SAG at the start and another 2.5% increase on April 1, 2010 for both unions. The pension and health contribution rate for SAG will increase by 0.5%, then another 0.2% on Jan. 1, 2010 for both unions.
The SAG national board and the AFTRA administrative committee will meet to weigh the tentative deals in the coming weeks.
– Nielsen Business Media