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Workers United, Joint Board - New York/new Jersey Joint Board

Basic Information

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Address

WORKERS UNITED
18 WASHINGTON PLACE
NEWARK, NJ 7102

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 $14,505,947
Total Liabilities $574,478
Total Income $4,722,592
Total Spent $4,970,674

Total Assets Trend

Assets (Change from previous report)

Cash $98,011 (-71.7%)
Accounts Receivable $174,959 (+10.0%)
Investments $13,060,862 (-5.3%)
Fixed Assets $1,130,046 (-5.3%)
Treasury Securities $0 (0.0%)
Other Assets $42,069 (+7.8%)
Loans Receivable $0 (0.0%)

Liabilities

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

Income

Dues $2,602,217
Per Person Tax $0
Investments $501,225
Supplies $0
Loan Repayment $0
Interest $1
Dividends $212,415
Rents $68,000
Fees and Fines $99,776
Loans Obtained $0
Other Receipts $1,238,614
Affiliates $344
Members $0
Reinvestments $0
All Others $20,884

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2014  •  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 $1,066,188 (21.45%)
Political Activities and Lobbying $103,722 (2.09%)
Contributions, Gifts, and Grants $28,479 (0.57%)
General Overhead $1,247,424 (25.10%)
Union Administration $151,650 (3.05%)
Strike Benefits $0 (0.00%)
To Union Officers $185,911 (3.74%)
To Union Employees $993,844 (19.99%)
Education $0 (0.00%)
Fees $0 (0.00%)

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Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2014  •  Last Updated: November 15th, 2016

Membership

Membership Trend

YearMembers
20024,190
20034,200
20047,770
20057,209
20067,484
20077,064
20088,390
20096,660
20106,867
20116,430
20126,307
20136,898
20147,149
20156,754

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2014  •  Last Updated: November 15th, 2016

Leaders & Salaries

Top Ten Highest Paid Leaders

NameTitleTotal Compensation
FRED KAPLANSECRETARY TREASURER$139,238
JULIE KELLYGENERAL MANGAER$116,925
EUGENE KANIECKIBUSINESS AGENT$98,258
RAFAEL MIRANDABUSINESS AGENT$94,272
PEDRO GALARZABUSINESS AGENT$93,404
SABINO SOLERBUSINESS AGENT$92,616
CATALINA CARRASCOBUSINESS AGENT$89,416
DERIK HARRISONORGANIZER$79,804
ELBA LIZBUSINESS AGENT$76,590
$69,260

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2014  •  Last Updated: November 15th, 2016