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United Auto Workers, Local 838

Basic Information

Local 838

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Address

UNITED AUTO WORKERS
2615 WASHINGTON ST
WATERLOO, IA 50702

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 $3,476,959
Total Liabilities $121,472
Total Income $3,296,693
Total Spent $3,514,907

Total Assets Trend

Assets (Change from previous report)

Cash $1,637,926 (-11.8%)
Accounts Receivable $0 (0.0%)
Investments $57 (0.0%)
Fixed Assets $1,834,035 (0.0%)
Treasury Securities $0 (0.0%)
Other Assets $4,941 (-36.6%)
Loans Receivable $0 (0.0%)

Liabilities

Loans Payable $0
Accounts Payable $115,017
Other Liabilities $6,455
Mortgages $0

Income

Dues $2,798,436
Per Person Tax $0
Investments $0
Supplies $3,012
Loan Repayment $0
Interest $8,801
Dividends $0
Rents $150
Fees and Fines $340
Loans Obtained $0
Other Receipts $469,759
Affiliates $0
Members $16,195
Reinvestments $0
All Others $50,210

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2015  •  Last Updated: November 15th, 2016

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 $1,179,624 (33.56%)
Political Activities and Lobbying $15,160 (0.43%)
Contributions, Gifts, and Grants $58,597 (1.67%)
General Overhead $66,942 (1.90%)
Union Administration $106,324 (3.02%)
Strike Benefits $0 (0.00%)
To Union Officers $272,112 (7.74%)
To Union Employees $350,584 (9.97%)
Education $0 (0.00%)
Fees $0 (0.00%)

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Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2015  •  Last Updated: November 15th, 2016

Membership

Membership Trend

YearMembers
20022,563
20032,643
20047,999
20062,516
20072,738
20083,327
20093,253
20103,391
20114,038
20124,128
20134,099
20143,959
20153,475

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2015  •  Last Updated: November 15th, 2016

Leaders & Salaries

Top Ten Highest Paid Leaders

NameTitleTotal Compensation
$298,179
SANDY BAKKERSECRETARY$47,879
THOMAS RALSTONPRESIDENT$44,567
CHRISTOPHER PARKERFINANCIAL SECRETARY$35,510
MICHAEL OBERHAUSERFIRST VICE PRESIDENT$34,846
TIMOTHY FRICKSON2ND VICE PRESIDENT$33,844
ROBBIE HADAWAYNA$33,249
TIMOTHY NIEDERTCHAIRMAN$24,646
STEVEN DARRAHCHAIRMAN$23,846
JOSEPH BAULERCHAIRMAN$22,655

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2015  •  Last Updated: November 15th, 2016