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Workers United, Joint Board - Chicago & Midwest Regional Joint.board

Basic Information

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Address

WORKERS UNITED
333 SOUTH ASHLAND AVENUE
CHICAGO, IL 606072703

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 $4,581,807
Total Liabilities $1,248,526
Total Income $10,237,030
Total Spent $10,111,817

Total Assets Trend

Assets (Change from previous report)

Cash $3,009,902 (+4.3%)
Accounts Receivable $22,544 (-24.0%)
Investments $981,293 (-1.0%)
Fixed Assets $524,523 (-1.0%)
Treasury Securities $0 (0.0%)
Other Assets $43,545 (+415.9%)
Loans Receivable $0 (0.0%)

Liabilities

Loans Payable $1,241,665
Accounts Payable $0
Other Liabilities $6,861
Mortgages $0

Income

Dues $8,386,278
Per Person Tax $0
Investments $28,852
Supplies $0
Loan Repayment $0
Interest $9,300
Dividends $153,461
Rents $940,051
Fees and Fines $0
Loans Obtained $73,278
Other Receipts $636,190
Affiliates $0
Members $9,620
Reinvestments $0
All Others $57,129

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 $2,914,098 (28.82%)
Political Activities and Lobbying $310,161 (3.07%)
Contributions, Gifts, and Grants $53,145 (0.53%)
General Overhead $2,179,975 (21.56%)
Union Administration $566,612 (5.60%)
Strike Benefits $1,000 (0.01%)
To Union Officers $703,369 (6.96%)
To Union Employees $2,378,517 (23.52%)
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
200212,186
200310,504
200428,050
200536,551
200645,731
200745,721
200844,828
200922,200
201018,101
201118,628
201218,934
201317,990
201418,417
201517,657
201616,597
201715,622
201813,743
201912,948

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

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

Leaders & Salaries

Top Ten Highest Paid Leaders

NameTitleTotal Compensation
$303,089
NAOMI HANSHEWMANAGER$179,263
DOUGLAS WARRENSECRETARY/TREASURER$142,827
CARLOS GINARDASSISTANT MANAGER$119,107
CHRISTOPHER ROSESTAFF DIRECTOR$110,114
MICHAEL HOAGLANDUNION REPRESENTATIVE$103,599
BOYD MCCAMISHUNION ORGANIZER$102,902
JOELLEN SCHLADEMANSPEC PROJ COORDINATOR$102,050
LISHA SLYUNION REPRESENTATIVE$99,821
CHARLES SCHERBAUMCOMPTROLLER$99,617

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

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