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Teamsters, Local 179

Basic Information

Local 179

Quick Facts

Address

TEAMSTERS
1000 N. E. I 55 FRONTAGE RD
JOLIET, IL 60431

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 $2,638,829
Total Liabilities $1,142,196
Total Income $3,283,489
Total Spent $3,178,814

Total Assets Trend

Assets (Change from previous report)

Cash $539,205 (+24.1%)
Accounts Receivable $78,162 (-26.4%)
Investments $0 (0.0%)
Fixed Assets $2,017,159 (0.0%)
Treasury Securities $0 (0.0%)
Other Assets $4,303 (-19.2%)
Loans Receivable $0 (0.0%)

Liabilities

Loans Payable $0
Accounts Payable $0
Other Liabilities $2,546
Mortgages $1,139,650

Income

Dues $2,694,752
Per Person Tax $0
Investments $0
Supplies $1,783
Loan Repayment $0
Interest $3,113
Dividends $0
Rents $157,166
Fees and Fines $84,110
Loans Obtained $0
Other Receipts $337,858
Affiliates $0
Members $4,707
Reinvestments $0
All Others $1,425

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 $1,215,007 (38.22%)
Political Activities and Lobbying $44,276 (1.39%)
Contributions, Gifts, and Grants $32,534 (1.02%)
General Overhead $341,359 (10.74%)
Union Administration $138,641 (4.36%)
Strike Benefits $0 (0.00%)
To Union Officers $458,756 (14.43%)
To Union Employees $415,907 (13.08%)
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
20022,439
20032,489
20042,561
20052,541
20062,656
20072,654
20082,494
20092,710
20102,688
20112,561
20122,464
20132,713
20142,788
20152,843
20162,782
20172,947
20183,419
20193,519

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

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

Leaders & Salaries

Top Ten Highest Paid Leaders

NameTitleTotal Compensation
THOMAS FLYNNPRESIDENT$163,123
CHRISTOPHER RICHTERVICE PRESIDENT$152,034
GREG ELSBREESECRETARY TREASURER$150,313
ROBERT CONNERSRECORDING SECRETARY$145,818
JEFFREY BROWNBUSINESS AGENT$107,094
JIM BABCOCKBUSINESS AGENT$104,213
ANTHONY SEMINARYORGANIZER$95,081
BRYANT SMITHTRUSTEE/BUSINESS AGENT$76,955
LESLEY TUTONOFFICE MANAGER/BOOKKEEPER$57,578
LAWRENCE SMITHWARDEN/INT'L ORGANIZER$48,728

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

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