4th Quarter

2013, 4th Quarter filings #

This report details the number of filings and closed units in the 4th quarter of 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 the 4th quarter of 2013 449 petitions for new units were filed, a -12.48% decrease from the previous quarter The median size was 25 with a total of 25,961 workers across all units, a -21.72% decrease from the previous quarter

National Total Units Filed Change in Units Total Workers Change in Total Workers Median Unit Size Change in Median Unit
Uncoded 190 -19 12,928 - 25.5 -
Teamsters 73 -19 2,607 -31.08% 21.0 9.99%
IBEW 24 -1 709 -52.17% 17.0 88.80%
SEIU 23 -9 2,054 -32.19% 59.0 44.40%
IUOE 17 -9 187 -62.16% 8.0 6.66%
IAM 11 -2 124 -95.46% 7.0 -82.14%
UFCW 10 0 1,026 -31.08% 52.5 29.97%
USW 10 -2 561 -17.76% 48.0 117.66%
LIUNA 9 -4 443 3.33% 32.0 14.43%
SPFPA 7 -2 431 19.98% 47.0 12.21%
ATU 5 3 398 25.53% 89.0 -44.40%
NNU 5 4 586 -14.43% 45.0 -93.24%
AFSCME 4 -3 174 -57.72% 9.0 -61.05%
BCTGM 4 4 338 - 62.0 -
CWA 4 -2 93 -59.94% 28.0 24.42%
NAGE 4 1 194 266.40% 17.5 3.33%
UA 4 2 329 1,165.50% 12.5 -3.33%
UNITE HERE 4 0 179 -8.88% 39.5 -22.20%
NUHW 3 2 181 15.54% 18.0 -88.80%
RWDSU 3 1 355 707.07% 136.0 518.37%
UAW 3 1 73 -85.47% 19.0 -92.13%
UWA 3 2 89 4,350.09% 25.0 1,149.96%
WU 3 3 143 - 55.0 -
IATSE 2 0 75 142.08% 37.5 142.08%
ILWU 2 0 106 104.34% 53.0 104.34%
IUPAT 2 2 107 - 53.5 -
NABET 2 1 36 1,100.01% 18.0 499.50%
SMART 2 -2 116 -47.73% 58.0 4.44%
UGSOA 2 -2 29 -75.48% 14.5 -14.43%
AFM 1 1 43 - 43.0 -
IBB 1 0 152 -68.82% 152.0 -68.82%
IFPTE 1 0 37 1,750.47% 37.0 1,750.47%
IUEC 1 1 7 - 7.0 -
IUJAT 1 1 50 - 50.0 -
NLJSP 1 1 9 - 9.0 -
NYSNA 1 1 126 - 126.0 -
OPEIU 1 -4 32 -73.26% 32.0 45.51%
Other 1 0 145 1,349.76% 145.0 1,349.76%
PATCO 1 1 4 - 4.0 -
SAG-AFTRA 1 0 49 -7.77% 49.0 -7.77%
UBC 1 0 25 -94.35% 25.0 -94.35%
UE 1 1 529 - 529.0 -
USPOA 1 0 82 183.15% 82.0 183.15%
AFT 0 -2 0 - 0.0 -
FCGOA 0 -1 0 - 0.0 -
IAFF 0 -2 0 - 0.0 -
IWW 0 -1 0 - 0.0 -
Ironworkers 0 -2 0 - 0.0 -
Multiple 0 -1 0 - 0.0 -
NewsGuild 0 -1 0 - 0.0 -
SSOBA 0 -1 0 - 0.0 -
TWU 0 -2 0 - 0.0 -
UMWA 0 -1 0 - 0.0 -
URSO 0 -2 0 - 0.0 -
United Federation LEOS-PBA 0 -1 0 - 0.0 -

Closed Elections by Union #

In the 4th quarter of 2013 514 petitions for new units were closed (this includes petitions where no election was ever held), with 46.50% closed with a certification order, creating 239 total new units. This was a 21.32% increase from the previous quarter in successful union certifications. Overall this represents approximately 13,677 workers, which is a 79.23% increase from the previous quarter The median bargaining unit has 18 workers.

National Total Units Closed Change in Closed Units Won Total Workers Added Median Successful Unit
Uncoded 193 -16 32 3,246 37.0
Teamsters 94 8 47 1,174 14.0
SEIU 35 2 29 2,813 61.0
IUOE 25 2 20 175 5.5
IBEW 24 -4 20 261 6.0
IAM 14 2 8 1,866 6.5
UFCW 12 1 4 149 34.5
LIUNA 11 1 9 187 15.0
USW 11 -8 6 248 40.5
AFSCME 9 -4 5 208 18.0
SPFPA 9 -3 6 458 44.0
SMART 6 5 2 116 58.0
IATSE 5 2 5 115 9.0
NNU 5 4 4 541 78.5
NUHW 5 5 5 402 64.0
CWA 4 0 2 44 22.0
NAGE 4 4 4 207 20.5
OPEIU 4 2 2 54 27.0
RWDSU 4 2 3 84 24.0
UA 4 2 1 13 13.0
ATU 3 2 3 219 89.0
AFT 2 1 2 175 87.5
BCTGM 2 2 1 14 14.0
IFPTE 2 2 2 39 19.5
IUPAT 2 2 1 87 87.0
NABET 2 1 2 36 18.0
SAG-AFTRA 2 2 2 102 51.0
TWU 2 2 2 150 75.0
UBC 2 2 0 0 0.0
UNITE HERE 2 -1 2 107 53.5
WU 2 2 1 60 60.0
IBB 1 1 0 0 0.0
ILWU 1 -1 1 77 77.0
IUJAT 1 1 0 0 0.0
Ironworkers 1 -1 1 29 29.0
NEMSA 1 1 0 0 0.0
NLJSP 1 -2 0 0 0.0
NYSNA 1 1 1 126 126.0
Other 1 -1 1 10 10.0
UAW 1 -2 0 0 0.0
UGSOA 1 -4 1 16 16.0
UMWA 1 1 1 44 44.0
URSO 1 0 0 0 0.0
United Federation LEOS-PBA 1 0 1 25 25.0
BAC 0 -1 0 0 0.0
IAFF 0 -3 0 0 0.0
ILA 0 -1 0 0 0.0
IWW 0 -1 0 0 0.0
SSOBA 0 -1 0 0 0.0
UE 0 -1 0 0 0.0
USPOA 0 -1 0 0 0.0
UWA 0 -1 0 0 0.0

Data last updated on: Jun 29 2022 02:39 UTC