Met Opera saved $41m in wages in 4 months of CovidNews
The Met has published its tax returns for the year ending July 2020, four months of which were shut by Covid.
Two chiefs continued to draw their pay.
Met general manager Peter Gelb earned $1.46 million, marginally down from $1.49 million the year before.
Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin cashed in $915,571, up from $392,152 in 2019, when he had just two productions.
Total salaries fell from $240 million to $199 million.