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United Auto Workers, Local 897

Basic Information

Local 897

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Address

UNITED AUTO WORKERS
3796 LAKE SHORE ROAD
BUFFALO, NY 142192306

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 $1,500,027
Total Liabilities $108,302
Total Income $1,010,441
Total Spent $853,992

Total Assets Trend

Assets (Change from previous report)

Cash $437,820 (+55.6%)
Accounts Receivable $0 (0.0%)
Investments $0 (0.0%)
Fixed Assets $922,111 (0.0%)
Treasury Securities $0 (0.0%)
Other Assets $0 (-100.0%)
Loans Receivable $140,096 (-5.5%)

Liabilities

Loans Payable $0
Accounts Payable $104,638
Other Liabilities $3,664
Mortgages $0

Income

Dues $898,648
Per Person Tax $0
Investments $0
Supplies $0
Loan Repayment $8,214
Interest $11,697
Dividends $0
Rents $0
Fees and Fines $4,706
Loans Obtained $0
Other Receipts $67,816
Affiliates $0
Members $19,360
Reinvestments $0
All Others $49,085

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 $135,977 (15.92%)
Political Activities and Lobbying $11,169 (1.31%)
Contributions, Gifts, and Grants $9,311 (1.09%)
General Overhead $17,393 (2.04%)
Union Administration $152,018 (17.80%)
Strike Benefits $0 (0.00%)
To Union Officers $73,898 (8.65%)
To Union Employees $62,098 (7.27%)
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
20021,707
20031,304
20041,480
20051,350
20061,368
2007951
2008792
2009913
2010587
2011645
2012562
2013608
2014723
2015931

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

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

Leaders & Salaries

Top Ten Highest Paid Leaders

NameTitleTotal Compensation
$49,720
KENNETH TOMAKAFINANCIAL SECRETARY$33,896
KELLY EMMICKRECORDING SECRETARY$22,276
BRANDY FETTERALT BENEFIT REP$19,687
JOHN MENTLEWSKICUSTODIAN$15,523
DALE ROGERSPRESIDENT$11,311
ROBERT RAABVICE PRESIDENT$10,758
ROBERT FALCONETRUSTEE$8,078
WARREN HAYESTRUSTEE$5,753
GARY CLOHESSYTRUSTEE$2,297

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

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