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Plumbers, Local 486

Basic Information

Local 486

Quick Facts

Address

PLUMBERS
8100 SANDPIPER CIRCLE
BALTIMORE, MD 21236

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 $3,626,953
Total Liabilities $6,053
Total Income $3,452,157
Total Spent $2,646,536

Total Assets Trend

Assets (Change from previous report)

Cash $1,275,765 (+171.4%)
Accounts Receivable $0 (0.0%)
Investments $297,524 (-0.4%)
Fixed Assets $114,749 (-0.4%)
Treasury Securities $0 (0.0%)
Other Assets $1,938,915 (-1.6%)
Loans Receivable $0 (0.0%)

Liabilities

Loans Payable $0
Accounts Payable $0
Other Liabilities $6,053
Mortgages $0

Income

Dues $531,719
Per Person Tax $1,014,521
Investments $0
Supplies $0
Loan Repayment $0
Interest $2,132
Dividends $0
Rents $0
Fees and Fines $1,877,413
Loans Obtained $0
Other Receipts $26,372
Affiliates $0
Members $0
Reinvestments $0
All Others $16,872

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 $432,152 (16.33%)
Political Activities and Lobbying $22,046 (0.83%)
Contributions, Gifts, and Grants $24,017 (0.91%)
General Overhead $524,216 (19.81%)
Union Administration $52,530 (1.98%)
Strike Benefits $0 (0.00%)
To Union Officers $465,274 (17.58%)
To Union Employees $62,153 (2.35%)
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
20021,887
20031,948
20042,013
20052,116
20062,103
20072,169
20082,268
20092,336
20102,230
20112,183
20122,834
20132,809
20142,699
20152,132

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

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

Leaders & Salaries

Top Ten Highest Paid Leaders

NameTitleTotal Compensation
WILLIAM WELSHBUSINESS MANAGER$113,449
GERALD JACKSONBUSINESS AGENT$102,144
JOHN LIVINGSTONBUSINESS AGENT$99,411
GARY GLABFINANCIAL SECRETARY$98,835
ANDREW GANNONBUSINESS AGENT$97,901
KENNETH SELLERSORGANIZER$97,121
ARLENE TOOMEYADMINISTRATION$57,300
LINDA METZADMINISTRATION$26,524
MARK ECKSTEINFINANCIAL SECRETARY$5,546
RUSSELL WIEBKINGFINANCE COMMITTEE$2,500

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

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