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Masters Mates & Pilots

Basic Information

Quick Facts

Address

MASTERS MATES & PILOTS
700 MARITIME BLVD SUITE B
LINTHICUM, MD 210901953

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 $14,777,209
Total Liabilities $2,770,905
Total Income $12,980,119
Total Spent $12,685,815

Total Assets Trend

Assets (Change from previous report)

Cash $857,032 (+52.3%)
Accounts Receivable $1,721,914 (+2.0%)
Investments $4,928,566 (-8.5%)
Fixed Assets $7,118,432 (-8.5%)
Treasury Securities $0 (0.0%)
Other Assets $151,265 (+8.1%)
Loans Receivable $0 (0.0%)

Liabilities

Loans Payable $1,027,944
Accounts Payable $497,414
Other Liabilities $1,245,547
Mortgages $0

Income

Dues $6,816,971
Per Person Tax $0
Investments $1,307,326
Supplies $0
Loan Repayment $0
Interest $797
Dividends $189,134
Rents $1,140,432
Fees and Fines $469,995
Loans Obtained $524,093
Other Receipts $2,531,371
Affiliates $0
Members $0
Reinvestments $137,093
All Others $49,361

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 $3,880,436 (30.59%)
Political Activities and Lobbying $156,594 (1.23%)
Contributions, Gifts, and Grants $167,642 (1.32%)
General Overhead $3,296,564 (25.99%)
Union Administration $1,792,348 (14.13%)
Strike Benefits $0 (0.00%)
To Union Officers $1,356,878 (10.70%)
To Union Employees $2,824,222 (22.26%)
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
20026,467
20036,604
20046,542
20056,503
20066,419
20076,290
20086,201
20096,089
20105,807
20115,724
20125,727
20135,663
20145,674
20157,476
20168,575
20177,438
20187,535
20197,349

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

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

Leaders & Salaries

Top Ten Highest Paid Leaders

NameTitleTotal Compensation
DONALD MARCUSPRESIDENT$241,429
STEVEN WERSESECRETARY TREASURER$233,372
DONALD JOSBERGERSECRETARY TREASURER$207,113
KLAUS LUHTAVICE PRESIDENT$202,579
THOMAS BELLVICE PRESIDENT$196,792
JEREMIAH TURNERVICE PRESIDENT$189,810
TIMOTHY SAFFLEVICE PRESIDENT$183,123
GEORGE QUICKVICE PRESIDENT$182,325
STEPHEN DOHERTYVICE PRESIDENT$177,780
FRANK SCOPELLITICOMPTROLLER$156,013

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

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

Political Spending

Federal Election Donations, by Party

Last Updated: November 5th, 2016

Political Action Committees

Political Action CommitteeTotal Contributed
Masters, Mates & Pilots Union$2,680,694
Masters, Mates & Pilots Union$9,300

Lobbying

Federal Lobbying

Lobbying Expenditures Trend

Lobbying Groups

ClientTotal Spent Lobbying
Masters, Mates & Pilots Union$20,000

Source: Center for Responsive Politics

Last Updated: November 15th, 2016

Pensions

Pensions Linked to the Union

Pension Name/SponsorMembersFunding Percentage
Atlantic And Gulf Region Pension Fund
Board Of Trustees Of Atlantic And Gulf Region Pension Fund
412111.3
Masters, Mates & Pilots Pension Plan
Board Of Trustees Of Masters, Mates & Pilots Pension Plan
3,18494.3
Masters, Mates & Pilots Pension Plan
Board Of Trustees Of Masters, Mates & Pilots Pension Plan
3,18494.3

Source: Internal Revenue Service.

Union Decertifications

Unionized employees can elect to revoke a union's right to represent them through a process called a decertification. In order to decertify a union, a majority of the unionized employees must vote to remove the union in an election overseen by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB).

Recent Decertification Petitions

Case NumberName/UnionDate Filed
18-RD-139342Marketing Motivational and Promotional Resources, Inc.
October 23rd, 2014

Source: National Labor Relations Board
Case Activity Tracking System

Unfair Labor Practice (ULP) Allegations

Unionized employees, business owners, managers, and others often bring labor law charges against unions. The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) oversees the porcess of determining if the union violated the National Labor Relations Act.

AllegationCases Filed
8(a)(3) Discharge (Including Layoff and Refusal to Hire (not salting))2
8(a)(5) Refusal to Bargain/Bad Faith Bargaining (incl'g surface bargaining/direct dealing)1
8(a)(5) Refusal to Recognize1

Please note that a single case may fall into multiple allegation categories.

Source: National Labor Relations Board; Case Activity Tracking System

Recent Strikes

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