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Laborers, Local 5

Basic Information

Local 5

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Address

LABORERS
134 N. HALSTED
CHICAGO HEIGHTS, IL 604111250

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 $2,478,387
Total Liabilities $3,679
Total Income $1,805,745
Total Spent $1,875,552

Total Assets Trend

Assets (Change from previous report)

Cash $604,851 (-10.3%)
Accounts Receivable $0 (0.0%)
Investments $1,443,793 (+15.0%)
Fixed Assets $425,625 (+15.0%)
Treasury Securities $0 (0.0%)
Other Assets $4,118 (-32.4%)
Loans Receivable $0 (0.0%)

Liabilities

Loans Payable $0
Accounts Payable $0
Other Liabilities $3,679
Mortgages $0

Income

Dues $1,559,443
Per Person Tax $0
Investments $0
Supplies $0
Loan Repayment $0
Interest $6,290
Dividends $41,458
Rents $2,550
Fees and Fines $66,664
Loans Obtained $0
Other Receipts $129,340
Affiliates $0
Members $0
Reinvestments $282,595
All Others $11,444

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 $271,881 (14.50%)
Political Activities and Lobbying $17,788 (0.95%)
Contributions, Gifts, and Grants $19,977 (1.07%)
General Overhead $24,395 (1.30%)
Union Administration $491,199 (26.19%)
Strike Benefits $0 (0.00%)
To Union Officers $366,808 (19.56%)
To Union Employees $76,982 (4.10%)
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
20021,185
20031,355
20041,462
20051,309
20061,353
20071,321
20081,281
20091,219
20101,064
20111,108
20121,058
20131,033
20141,037
20151,243
20161,230
20171,209
20181,224
20191,201

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

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

Leaders & Salaries

Top Ten Highest Paid Leaders

NameTitleTotal Compensation
FRANK TAFFORA BUS MGR/PRESIDENT$158,420
FRANK DIGIOVANNISECRETARY TREASURER $149,948
JOHN BROWNRECORDING SECRETARY/BA$130,964
JOHN LALIOTES AUDITOR/BUS AGENT$106,013
KIMBERLY BEATTYSECRETARY$84,817
$14,890
EERO ST. JACQUESVICE PRESIDENT$3,250
KERWIN LAURIE EXECUTIVE BOARD$3,250
NELSON GRIFFITHS EXECUTIVE BOARD$3,250
LARRY CICOLINIEXECUTIVE BOARD$3,250

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

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