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TV & Radio Artists

Basic Information

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Address

TV & RADIO ARTISTS
5757 WILSHIRE BLVD
LOS ANGELES, CA 900363689

Locals and Other Affiliated Organizations

UnionUnit Name/LocationMembers
TV & Radio Artists Local Los Angeles  /  Los Angeles, CA32,912
TV & Radio Artists Local New York  /  New York, NY24,914
TV & Radio Artists Local Chicago  /  Chicago, IL2,183
TV & Radio Artists Local Washington  /  Bethesda, MD2,092
TV & Radio Artists Local San Francisco  /  San Francisco, CA1,817
TV & Radio Artists Local Boston  /  Boston, MA1,389
TV & Radio Artists Local Nashville  /  Nashville, TN883
TV & Radio Artists Local Philadelphia  /  Philadelphia, PA853
TV & Radio Artists Local Seattle  /  Seattle, WA593
TV & Radio Artists Local Miami  /  Miami, FL558

Source: Office of Labor-Management Standards

Year Covered: 2012  •  Last Updated: November 15th, 2016

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 $42,041,559
Total Liabilities $13,210,817
Total Income $63,512,081
Total Spent $56,212,219

Total Assets Trend

Assets (Change from previous report)

Cash $22,199,252 (+49.0%)
Accounts Receivable $860,246 (+16.6%)
Investments $12,312,954 (+8.9%)
Fixed Assets $3,642,925 (+8.9%)
Treasury Securities $2,631,188 (+7.5%)
Other Assets $394,994 (-51.4%)
Loans Receivable $0 (0.0%)

Liabilities

Loans Payable $0
Accounts Payable $2,011,453
Other Liabilities $11,199,364
Mortgages $0

Income

Dues $26,824,853
Per Person Tax $0
Investments $12,637,641
Supplies $0
Loan Repayment $0
Interest $22,647
Dividends $426,226
Rents $0
Fees and Fines $15,450,542
Loans Obtained $0
Other Receipts $5,350,877
Affiliates $47,832
Members $2,751,463
Reinvestments $0
All Others $3,193,785

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2012  •  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 $9,678,650 (17.22%)
Political Activities and Lobbying $406,891 (0.72%)
Contributions, Gifts, and Grants $143,679 (0.26%)
General Overhead $11,224,436 (19.97%)
Union Administration $10,693,321 (19.02%)
Strike Benefits $0 (0.00%)
To Union Officers $250,329 (0.45%)
To Union Employees $10,655,836 (18.96%)
Education $0 (0.00%)
Fees $0 (0.00%)

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Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2012  •  Last Updated: November 15th, 2016

Membership

Membership Trend

YearMembers
200263,212
200364,980
200459,431
200557,452
200670,103
200759,788
200870,716
200961,552
201065,182
201168,113
201274,449

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2012  •  Last Updated: November 15th, 2016

Leaders & Salaries

Top Ten Highest Paid Leaders

NameTitleTotal Compensation
STEPHEN BURROWEXECUTIVE DIRECTOR$476,473
RANDALL G. HIMESASST NAT DIR EXEC$400,204
MATHIS DUNNASST NAT EXEC DIRECTOR$387,016
RICHARD LARKINASSOC. EXEC DIRECTOR$376,513
KIM ROBERTSNATIONAL EXEC. DIR.$358,321
PETER FUSTERASSISTANT EXEC DIR$274,029
RALPH BRAUNASSISTANT EXEC DIR$243,211
WILLIAM THOMASEXECUTIVE DIRECTOR$221,840
THOMAS CARPENTERDIRECTOR$205,170
PHILIP DENNISTONDIRECTOR OF ORGANIZING$200,478

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2012  •  Last Updated: November 15th, 2016

Pensions

Pensions Linked to the Union

Pension Name/SponsorMembersFunding Percentage
Wowt Pension Plan For Aftra Bargaining Unit Employees
Gray Television Group, Inc.
114

Associated Pension Funds

These pension funds are tied to the union according to their name only. There is no formal system for identifying all pension funds associated with a union. As a result, some of these pension fund may not be associated with the union.

Pension Name/SponsorMembersFunding Percentage
Wowt Pension Plan For Aftra Bargaining Unit Employees
Gray Television Group, Inc.
114

Source: Internal Revenue Service.

Recent Strikes

Employer/LocationUnionDays on StrikeEmployees on Strike
CBS Broadcasting Inc (Infinity @ WIP-AM-Philadelphia PA)
Philadelphia, PA
AFTRA Local 24
King Street Productions, Inc.
Santa Monica, CA
AFTRA Local 100
CBS Broadcasting Inc. @ WBBM-AM - Chicago IL)
Chicago, IL
AFTRA Local 0
CBS Broadcasting Inc. (KCBS-AM - San Francisco CA)
San Francisco, CA
AFTRA Local 0
WTOP / WFED (Hubbard)
Washington, DC
AFTRA Local 150
Scripps Howard, dba WMAR-TV
Baltimore, MD
AFTRA Local 18
KETV Hearst Corp
Omaha, NE
AFTRA Local 68