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United Auto Workers, Local 551

Basic Information

Local 551

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Address

UNITED AUTO WORKERS
13550 S TORRENCE AVE
CHICAGO, IL 606331820

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 $1,753,571
Total Liabilities $480,705
Total Income $4,067,075
Total Spent $3,654,935

Total Assets Trend

Assets (Change from previous report)

Cash $1,059,839 (+63.6%)
Accounts Receivable $0 (0.0%)
Investments $0 (0.0%)
Fixed Assets $693,732 (0.0%)
Treasury Securities $0 (0.0%)
Other Assets $0 (-100.0%)
Loans Receivable $0 (0.0%)

Liabilities

Loans Payable $0
Accounts Payable $479,101
Other Liabilities $1,604
Mortgages $0

Income

Dues $3,825,362
Per Person Tax $0
Investments $0
Supplies $9,531
Loan Repayment $0
Interest $2,439
Dividends $0
Rents $13,150
Fees and Fines $18,420
Loans Obtained $0
Other Receipts $198,003
Affiliates $0
Members $170
Reinvestments $0
All Others $28,437

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 $672,961 (18.41%)
Political Activities and Lobbying $0 (0.00%)
Contributions, Gifts, and Grants $68,482 (1.87%)
General Overhead $56,075 (1.53%)
Union Administration $683,034 (18.69%)
Strike Benefits $0 (0.00%)
To Union Officers $197,241 (5.40%)
To Union Employees $352,950 (9.66%)
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
20022,514
20032,445
20042,761
20052,493
20065,093
20072,336
20081,680
20091,322
20102,608
20112,853
20123,970
20134,181
20144,029
20154,523

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

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

Leaders & Salaries

Top Ten Highest Paid Leaders

NameTitleTotal Compensation
$385,489
STEVEN ROMANFINANCIAL SECRETARY$80,494
MELINDA CAPPSRECORDING SECRETARY$52,926
SYLVIA BLANCOTRUSTEE$17,626
STEVE DENHARTOGNA$16,308
TERRI HOULDIESONTRUSTEE$13,697
RICHARD DAVISGUIDE$13,191
FREDERICK WEEMSBARGAINING UNIT$11,483
TRACY POTTERNA$10,627
KIMBERLY FINLEYNA$10,597

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

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