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Stage & Picture Operators, Local 487 - Mid Atlantic Studio Mechanic

Basic Information

Local 487

(MID ATLANTIC STUDIO MECHANIC)

Quick Facts

Address

STAGE & PICTURE OPERATORS
101 N. Haven St
BALTIMORE, MD 21224

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 $1,660,715
Total Liabilities $4,540
Total Income $866,825
Total Spent $554,873

Total Assets Trend

Assets (Change from previous report)

Cash $1,643,166 (+23.4%)
Accounts Receivable $0 (0.0%)
Investments $0 (0.0%)
Fixed Assets $16,265 (0.0%)
Treasury Securities $0 (0.0%)
Other Assets $1,284 (0.0%)
Loans Receivable $0 (0.0%)

Liabilities

Loans Payable $0
Accounts Payable $0
Other Liabilities $4,540
Mortgages $0

Income

Dues $0
Per Person Tax $193,161
Investments $0
Supplies $0
Loan Repayment $0
Interest $4,268
Dividends $0
Rents $0
Fees and Fines $663,881
Loans Obtained $0
Other Receipts $5,515
Affiliates $0
Members $0
Reinvestments $0
All Others $5,515

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 $101,943 (18.37%)
Political Activities and Lobbying $29,573 (5.33%)
Contributions, Gifts, and Grants $25,154 (4.53%)
General Overhead $94,694 (17.07%)
Union Administration $70,139 (12.64%)
Strike Benefits $0 (0.00%)
To Union Officers $169,618 (30.57%)
To Union Employees $9,425 (1.70%)
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
2002607
2003690
2004669
2005693
2006673
2007764
2008721
2009643
2010583
2011560
2012677
2013706
2014763
2015794

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

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

Leaders & Salaries

Top Ten Highest Paid Leaders

NameTitleTotal Compensation
DAVID O'FERRALLBUSINESS MANAGER$84,334
ELLEN POPIELSECRETARY/TREASURER$63,925
WADE TYREEPRESIDENT$13,006
$9,425
TERRY CLARKVICE PRESIDENT$1,600
MICHAEL KEYVICE PRESIDENT$1,600
TED AYDREPRESENTATIVE$1,300
JULIE GALLAGERREPRESENTATIVE$1,000
DALE SWAVELYTRUSTEE$800
CHARLIE HARRISREPRESENTATIVE$800

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

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

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