Plenty of Americans haven’t gotten much of a raise in recentyears. But that doesn’t mean Santa doesn’t deserve one, even if itis rather paltry.

According to the latest annual analysis of this question by thepeople at Foster City, Calif.-based, the value ofSanta’s labor is $137,795 this year.

That’s a $2,851 bump over Santa’s $134,944 salary last year.

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