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Plumbers, Local 553

Basic Information

Local 553

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Address

PLUMBERS
2 SOUTH WESLEY
EAST ALTON, IL 62024

Financial Information

The Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act (LMRDA), which is enforced by the Office of Labor-Management Standards, requires labor unions to file annual reports detailing their operations. Contained in those reports are breakdowns of each union's spending, income and other financial information.

Basic Financials

Total Assets $7,137,607
Total Liabilities $37,450
Total Income $1,230,500
Total Spent $1,205,165

Total Assets Trend

Assets (Change from previous report)

Cash $285,472 (+9.7%)
Accounts Receivable $0 (0.0%)
Investments $5,364,393 (+10.1%)
Fixed Assets $1,447,473 (+10.1%)
Treasury Securities $0 (0.0%)
Other Assets $40,269 (+0.5%)
Loans Receivable $0 (0.0%)

Liabilities

Loans Payable $0
Accounts Payable $37,450
Other Liabilities $0
Mortgages $0

Income

Dues $949,136
Per Person Tax $0
Investments $98,966
Supplies $0
Loan Repayment $0
Interest $164
Dividends $118,873
Rents $0
Fees and Fines $0
Loans Obtained $0
Other Receipts $63,361
Affiliates $0
Members $0
Reinvestments $116,277
All Others $63,361

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2019  •  Last Updated: April 8th, 2021

Spending

The Office of Labor-Management Standards (OLMS) requires unions to report how they spent their money in a number of categories. For the first five, OLMS requires unions to provide detailed information on any recipient that received more than $5,000 per year.

Spending Overview

Spending Breakdown

Representational $284,058 (23.57%)
Political Activities and Lobbying $17,875 (1.48%)
Contributions, Gifts, and Grants $18,948 (1.57%)
General Overhead $178,863 (14.84%)
Union Administration $111,602 (9.26%)
Strike Benefits $0 (0.00%)
To Union Officers $175,752 (14.58%)
To Union Employees $50,034 (4.15%)
Education $0 (0.00%)
Fees $0 (0.00%)

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Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2019  •  Last Updated: April 8th, 2021

Membership

Membership Trend

YearMembers
2002502
2003477
2004460
2005442
2006445
2007444
2008501
2009502
2010495
2011490
2012487
2013479
2014468
2015469
2016480
2017472
2018482
2019478

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2019  •  Last Updated: April 8th, 2021

Leaders & Salaries

Top Ten Highest Paid Leaders

NameTitleTotal Compensation
HERBERT FROHOCK IIIBUSINESS MANAGER$129,156
BRETT SCHWALBEBOARD$112,435
NANCY JONESSECRETARY$65,836
$3,897
BRADLEY BESTRECORDING SECY$3,758
THOMAS CHERRYAPPRENTICE COMM$2,535
MATT TONEREBOARD$1,597
JOSH TONERAPPRENTICE COMM$1,545
MICHAEL MYERSEBOARD$1,527
JOHN JR BATTUELLOEBOARD$1,505

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2019  •  Last Updated: April 8th, 2021

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