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Teamsters, Local 597

Basic Information

Local 597

Quick Facts

Address

TEAMSTERS
P.O. Box 277
South Barre, VT 56700277

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 $846,265
Total Liabilities $630
Total Income $946,890
Total Spent $806,444

Total Assets Trend

Assets (Change from previous report)

Cash $779,316 (+22.0%)
Accounts Receivable $0 (0.0%)
Investments $0 (0.0%)
Fixed Assets $66,949 (0.0%)
Treasury Securities $0 (0.0%)
Other Assets $0 (0.0%)
Loans Receivable $0 (0.0%)

Liabilities

Loans Payable $630
Accounts Payable $0
Other Liabilities $0
Mortgages $0

Income

Dues $832,064
Per Person Tax $0
Investments $0
Supplies $81
Loan Repayment $0
Interest $13,428
Dividends $0
Rents $0
Fees and Fines $96,730
Loans Obtained $840
Other Receipts $2,447
Affiliates $0
Members $1,300
Reinvestments $0
All Others $2,447

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 $312,041 (38.69%)
Political Activities and Lobbying $14,606 (1.81%)
Contributions, Gifts, and Grants $14,445 (1.79%)
General Overhead $44,730 (5.55%)
Union Administration $51,474 (6.38%)
Strike Benefits $0 (0.00%)
To Union Officers $216,299 (26.82%)
To Union Employees $19,021 (2.36%)
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
2002829
2003900
2004900
2005807
2006888
2007817
2008817
2009863
2010900
2011836
2012878
2013915
2014967
2015907
20161,004
2017982
2018937
2019997

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

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

Leaders & Salaries

Top Ten Highest Paid Leaders

NameTitleTotal Compensation
TONY ST. HILAIRESECR/TREAS. & BUS. AGENT$128,498
CURTIS CLOUGHTRUSTEE/RECORDING-SEC$76,511
WILLIAM KELLYRECORDING-SEC/BUS. AGENT $68,512
LINDA COUTURETITAN OPERATOR/BOOKKEEPER$18,570
CHRIS MYOTTPRESIDENT$6,117
$5,684
STEVE LECLAIRVICE-PRESIDENT$4,506
AL MASONTRUSTEE$3,052
CHAD BASSETTETRUSTEE$2,084
DONALD KARLOVICHSARGENT-AT-ARMS$1,598

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

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