I spent $145~ for floors, row 14. But I think any row above that was $250~ (and included a bunch of merch), and there was a $1000~ package that got you in the first three rows (plus merch and a meet-and-greet).
I don't think what I paid was really unreasonable.
10/24 - Pallbearer
11/01 - Suffocation
11/30 - Devin Townsend
12/06 - Distant Worlds: the Music of Final Fantasy
03/07 - Video Games Live