MLA Black compensated nearly $145,000
New Westminster MLA Dawn Black was compensated a total of $144,711 in the provincial government's fiscal year of 2010-11, figures released July 18 show.
Over and above her MLA's salary of $101,859, Black received $42,852. Of that, $10,046 was for her role as interim opposition leader following the resignation of former NDP leader Carole James. Black also got a capital city living allowance of $18,787 and $14,019 for travel.