As of 7/30/13: to the best of our knowledge, these are the rates for most jobs. It's still up to you to be familiar with your own union contracts.
All rates are based on an 8 hour work day, overtime is based on the 8 hour rate.
Rate Sheets can be found on the SAGAFTRA website here.
SAG TV and Movie Rates (as of 7/1/13)Background - $148.00Photo Double/Special Ability - $158.00Stand In - $163.00SAGAFTRA TV (Exhibit A) (as of 7/1/13)General Background - $153Special Ability - $163Stand-Ins - $169AFTRA Network TV (as of 11/18/12)Depends on program lengthhere are a few common ones...Serials (15-30mins) - $115Prog.'s other than Serials or Variety - $110AFTRA CW (as of 7/1/12)General Background - $116 (ot per hr - $21.75)Special Ability - $126 (ot per hr - $23.63)Stand-Ins - $166AFTRA WB/UPN (as of 7/1/11)General Background - $112 (ot per hr - $21)Special Ability - $122 (ot per hr - $22.88)Stand-Ins - $166SAG/AFTRA Commercials (2013)Regular: $34213 week: $198.75
Industrials/Promos/Photo Shootsrates varyAFTRA promo - $97Non-UnionUsually minimum wage, $64(If you notice any outdated rates, email me and let me know. firstname.lastname@example.org)