2013

2013 filings #

This report details the number of filings and closed units in 2013. As a reminder, we are only showing filings and closures related to single union elections (rare multi-union elections are excluded).

Filings by Union #

In 2013 1,967 petitions for new units were filed, a 3.42% increase from the previous year The median size was 25 with a total of 114,112 workers across all units, a 1.52% increase from the previous year

NationalTotal Units FiledChange in UnitsTotal WorkersChange in Total WorkersMedian Unit SizeChange in Median Unit
Uncoded79530-0.0-
Teamsters3306213,06717.76%21.07.77%
SEIU110-310,9916.66%60.08.88%
IBEW99264,52985.47%16.00.00%
IUOE8281,353-35.52%8.0-41.07%
IAM68-47,71379.92%21.0-12.21%
UFCW46-344,490-44.40%44.0-7.77%
LIUNA4581,54617.76%25.092.13%
USW4573,1164.44%31.0-23.31%
AFSCME41112,99481.03%39.02.22%
SPFPA38112,395138.75%44.538.85%
RWDSU194969-39.96%35.029.97%
CWA16-12484-64.38%25.5-21.09%
SMART15-5626-14.43%21.023.31%
UNITE HERE153655-17.76%31.01.11%
NAGE13943333.30%24.0-73.26%
UAW1301,048123.21%31.072.15%
IAFF10713853.28%7.0-65.49%
IATSE10-1434129.87%20.514.43%
OPEIU102613500.61%30.0122.10%
UGSOA10323514.43%17.06.66%
ATU9-47558.88%89.0206.46%
NLJSP99326-9.0-
UA90508229.77%13.062.16%
NNU8-31,739-19.98%90.0-46.62%
AFT7-1378-41.07%53.055.50%
BCTGM6-3346-53.28%36.071.04%
NUHW5240215.54%64.031.08%
TWU54764695.97%97.01.11%
WU5263193.24%60.0-48.84%
IFPTE4080-76.59%20.5-35.52%
ILWU4-115834.41%36.517.76%
Ironworkers41176147.63%34.572.15%
Other40175-16.65%12.0-74.37%
URSO4399280.83%22.0-15.54%
UWA4-291-58.83%24.0-32.19%
United Federation LEOS-PBA4074-58.83%18.5-29.97%
FCGOA31203-28.86%22.0-84.36%
IUJAT3-967-81.03%12.04.44%
IUPAT3-16110-81.03%20.0-13.32%
Multiple3-5220-72.15%106.0458.43%
NABET313985.47%3.0-71.04%
UBC3-24710.00%28.0179.82%
IBB2-1634620.49%317.05,183.70%
ILA2-210435.52%52.0246.42%
IWW2240-20.0-
NEA2249-24.5-
NewsGuild2-136-75.48%18.0-37.74%
PATCO2212-6.0-
SAG-AFTRA2010217.76%51.017.76%
SSOBA2164-57.72%32.0-78.81%
UE2-253816.65%269.0385.17%
UMWA2011868.82%59.068.82%
USPOA21111257.52%55.578.81%
AFM10432,050.17%43.02,050.17%
BAC105-58.83%5.0-58.83%
IUEC107-46.62%7.0-46.62%
NATCA114-4.0-
NEMSA1-386-62.16%86.039.96%
NYSNA11126-126.0-
ACOPS0-40-0.0-
APWU0-10-0.0-
Insulators0-10-0.0-
PASNAP0-10-0.0-
UNAP0-10-0.0-
USCSO0-10-0.0-
UWUA0-90-0.0-

Closed Elections by Union #

In 2013 1,934 petitions for new units were closed (this includes petitions where no election was ever held), with 42.50% closed with a certification order, creating 822 total new units. This was a 3.92% increase from the previous year in successful union certifications. Overall this represents approximately 36,928 workers, which is a -7.53% decrease from the previous year The median bargaining unit has 18 workers.

NationalTotal Units ClosedChange in ClosedUnits WonTotal Workers AddedMedian Successful Unit
Uncoded787-16104022.0
Teamsters316431714,65316.0
SEIU108-8817,19549.0
IBEW884531,0538.0
IUOE8516661,0117.0
IAM63-13382,5899.5
UFCW51-25241,27136.5
USW435241,20822.5
AFSCME405221,12525.5
LIUNA4012975417.0
SPFPA365231,27741.0
RWDSU1921135724.0
CWA18-71331123.0
SMART17-6733521.0
NAGE129728720.0
UNITE HERE12-11148330.0
IATSE111839723.0
OPEIU112716422.0
UA115413210.0
UAW11-3727227.0
AFT1051057145.0
IAFF1078847.0
UGSOA103716216.0
ATU9-2848530.0
NLJSP997707.0
NNU9-271,252135.0
NUHW64540264.0
United Federation LEOS-PBA63417123.0
WU644508105.0
IUJAT5-53475.0
IUPAT5-1818787.0
TWU54576497.0
BCTGM4-92189.0
FCGOA44432239.0
IFPTE4048020.5
ILWU40413526.0
UBC4-1000.0
URSO4122814.0
Ironworkers3038529.0
Multiple3-5211155.5
NABET313393.0
Other3-22168.0
SAG-AFTRA32317353.0
UWUA3-311414.0
BAC212178.5
ILA2-2000.0
IWW2224020.0
NEA2224924.5
NEMSA2-3000.0
SSOBA21199.0
UMWA2-2211859.0
IBB1-2000.0
NATCA11000.0
NYSNA111126126.0
NewsGuild1-511313.0
PASNAP1111010.0
PATCO11000.0
UE1-4000.0
USPOA1012929.0
UWA1-6000.0
ACOPS0-4000.0
AFM0-5000.0
APWU0-1000.0
IUEC0-1000.0
Insulators0-2000.0
Seafarers0-1000.0
UNAP0-1000.0
USCSO0-1000.0

Data last updated on: Jan 23, 2022 01:34 EST