2nd Quarter

2015, 2nd Quarter filings #

This report details the number of filings and closed units in the 2nd quarter of 2015. 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 2nd quarter of 2015 601 petitions for new units were filed, a 21.91% increase from the previous quarter The median size was 20 with a total of 36,431 workers across all units, a 27.51% increase from the previous quarter

NationalTotal Units FiledChange in UnitsTotal WorkersChange in Total WorkersMedian Unit SizeChange in Median Unit
Uncoded219468,306-15.0-
Teamsters80-23,461-17.76%26.513.32%
SEIU4195,411187.59%35.0-14.43%
IUOE392070959.94%11.037.74%
IAM3121,59819.98%17.021.09%
IBEW29-81,64477.70%22.09.99%
UFCW2781,223-11.10%33.06.66%
USOA161595-13.32%4.5-95.46%
LIUNA12337589.91%17.534.41%
USW11-3957-19.98%49.077.70%
AFT961,512578.31%80.063.27%
IATSE74215795.87%21.0162.06%
UBC765,68916,153.83%42.019.98%
IUJAT63140-4.44%13.5-3.33%
OPEIU53286192.03%52.06.66%
UAW53441950.16%59.0180.93%
AFSCME40319243.09%81.0259.74%
ATU42243228.66%68.083.25%
CWA41951764.79%106.0278.61%
SMART4-2241-41.07%65.557.72%
SPFPA4-3360-58.83%49.0-58.83%
UA4033-56.61%7.5-64.38%
UNITE HERE328591,308.69%183.0199.80%
UWA32113465.09%13.0-35.52%
BCTGM211181,867.02%59.0883.56%
Multiple22318-159.0-
NATCA2212-6.0-
NNU21112-91.02%56.0-95.46%
UE2078-71.04%39.0-71.04%
UGSOA2-4138-45.51%69.099.90%
UWUA229-4.5-
FCGOA1111-11.0-
ILWU1081376.29%81.0376.29%
IUEC1112-12.0-
Ironworkers1046-28.86%46.0-28.86%
NAGE1031-44.40%31.0-44.40%
NEA1076-8.88%76.0-8.88%
NLJSP117-7.0-
NewsGuild1135-35.0-
PASNAP1117-17.0-
RWDSU1-321-91.02%21.0-35.52%
TWU11108-108.0-
USPOA117-7.0-
United Federation LEOS-PBA10130.00%13.00.00%
IAFF0-10-0.0-
IBB0-10-0.0-
ILA0-10-0.0-
IUPAT0-10-0.0-
NABET0-10-0.0-
NUHW0-30-0.0-
NYSNA0-10-0.0-
Other0-10-0.0-
SAG-AFTRA0-10-0.0-
SSOBA0-30-0.0-
UNAP0-10-0.0-
USCSO0-10-0.0-
WU0-10-0.0-

Closed Elections by Union #

In the 2nd quarter of 2015 646 petitions for new units were closed (this includes petitions where no election was ever held), with 47.68% closed with a certification order, creating 308 total new units. This was a 50.98% increase from the previous quarter in successful union certifications. Overall this represents approximately 16,124 workers, which is a 56.76% increase from the previous quarter The median bargaining unit has 22 workers.

NationalTotal Units ClosedChange in ClosedUnits WonTotal Workers AddedMedian Successful Unit
Uncoded24797361,60621.5
Teamsters9012552,27323.0
SEIU4915424,96542.5
IBEW41142447619.0
IUOE3214284047.5
IAM2651960124.0
UFCW2281553031.0
USW22161495221.5
USOA171710553.5
LIUNA1210730721.0
AFT85637462.5
ATU53316766.0
CWA543890174.0
IATSE51311529.0
AFSCME4-4422457.0
OPEIU4-538120.0
SMART402286143.0
UA4337022.0
UAW4-2310133.0
UGSOA41312820.0
NUHW3111111.0
RWDSU3223115.5
UE323279102.0
UWA3311111.0
BCTGM2228643.0
IUJAT20177.0
Multiple2115252.0
NATCA22177.0
SPFPA2-8211055.0
SSOBA2124020.0
UBC212202101.0
BAC11000.0
ILA11000.0
ILWU1-118181.0
IUEC11000.0
IUPAT11000.0
Ironworkers1016565.0
NYSNA1111818.0
NewsGuild10000.0
TWU111108108.0
UNAP111393393.0
UNITE HERE1-2000.0
USCSO11000.0
USPOA11000.0
UWUA11155.0
United Federation LEOS-PBA1111313.0
ACOPS0-1000.0
FCGOA0-1000.0
IAFF0-2000.0
IBB0-1000.0
Insulators0-1000.0
NABET0-1000.0
NAGE0-2000.0
NEA0-1000.0
Other0-1000.0
SAG-AFTRA0-2000.0

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