4th Quarter

2014, 4th Quarter filings #

This report details the number of filings and closed units in the 4th quarter of 2014. 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 2014 501 petitions for new units were filed, a 2.45% increase from the previous quarter The median size was 25 with a total of 36,084 workers across all units, a 29.40% increase from the previous quarter

NationalTotal Units FiledChange in UnitsTotal WorkersChange in Total WorkersMedian Unit SizeChange in Median Unit
Uncoded2084713,41242.18%25.0-11.10%
Teamsters81-173,577-41.07%24.0-28.86%
SEIU46185,484177.60%36.511.10%
IBEW31-1877-26.64%23.0-2.22%
IUOE194241-32.19%9.0-9.99%
IAM12-17275-86.58%23.064.38%
UAW1276,7551,253.19%43.5-32.19%
UFCW11-11,562119.88%65.0116.55%
OPEIU9515632.19%6.0-65.49%
AFSCME8058539.96%37.012.21%
CWA7217093.24%16.014.43%
SPFPA7045149.95%21.0-22.20%
LIUNA40256180.93%30.5109.89%
UNITE HERE42122229.77%30.062.16%
AFT3-2248-69.93%34.0-43.29%
IATSE3272259.74%29.045.51%
BCTGM20137-36.63%68.5-36.63%
IUJAT2-368-87.69%34.054.39%
NAGE21121-48.84%60.5-74.37%
NEA2147135.42%23.517.76%
NUHW21198138.75%99.018.87%
RWDSU2-417-93.24%8.5-68.82%
UGSOA2140-47.73%20.0-73.26%
USW2-17619-24.42%309.51,306.47%
UWUA2124166.50%12.033.30%
ACOPS101828.86%18.028.86%
ATU1-551-89.91%51.0364.08%
IAFF1-220-76.59%20.0-48.84%
IBB1029-85.47%29.0-85.47%
IFPTE1027-21.09%27.0-21.09%
ILWU1111-11.0-
Insulators107-82.14%7.0-82.14%
Ironworkers1198-98.0-
Multiple103-85.47%3.0-85.47%
NABET1124-24.0-
NNU1-247-35.52%47.074.37%
NewsGuild1-119111.00%19.0321.90%
SAG-AFTRA1014-61.05%14.0-61.05%
SMART1-422-65.49%22.0175.38%
SSOBA1097223.11%97.0223.11%
UA1-212-88.80%12.08.88%
UE1160-60.0-
United Federation LEOS-PBA1111-11.0-
Other0-10-0.0-
UBC0-30-0.0-
USPOA0-10-0.0-
UWA0-10-0.0-
WU0-10-0.0-

Closed Elections by Union #

In the 4th quarter of 2014 570 petitions for new units were closed (this includes petitions where no election was ever held), with 45.79% closed with a certification order, creating 261 total new units. This was a 17.57% increase from the previous quarter in successful union certifications. Overall this represents approximately 13,866 workers, which is a 50.93% increase from the previous quarter The median bargaining unit has 25 workers.

NationalTotal Units ClosedChange in ClosedUnits WonTotal Workers AddedMedian Successful Unit
Uncoded22338301,40725.0
Teamsters9816593,43225.0
IBEW40122781425.0
SEIU3810331,62328.0
IAM23-6141,25711.5
IUOE1821330316.0
CWA14141122815.0
USW12-64700108.5
UFCW10-4548775.0
AFSCME82640433.0
SPFPA85520027.0
LIUNA70511210.0
RWDSU61416723.5
SMART602126.0
AFT543745268.0
IUJAT532432216.0
UAW5-229346.5
UNITE HERE42412030.0
ATU3211010.0
NNU3039342.0
OPEIU31317076.0
UA3-12189.0
BCTGM212213106.5
IAFF2124221.0
IATSE2-413636.0
NAGE21188.0
NUHW222220110.0
SAG-AFTRA2113636.0
UBC2212222.0
UWUA2122412.0
United Federation LEOS-PBA2225326.5
IBB1-112929.0
IFPTE11000.0
NABET1112424.0
NEA1012424.0
NYSNA1111919.0
Other1-111111.0
SSOBA1-219797.0
UGSOA1117676.0
USPOA1112020.0
WU1018585.0
ACOPS0-1000.0
ILWU0-1000.0
Multiple0-5000.0
NLJSP0-1000.0
NewsGuild0-2000.0
PASNAP0-1000.0
UWA0-1000.0

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