2nd Quarter

2018, 2nd Quarter filings #

This report details the number of filings and closed units in the 2nd quarter of 2018. 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 2018 405 petitions for new units were filed, a -0.25% decrease from the previous quarter The median size was 18 with a total of 19,244 workers across all units, a -13.60% 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 151 23 6,507 -8.88% 18.0 -16.65%
Teamsters 51 -14 2,218 5.55% 16.0 -15.54%
IAM 30 6 953 -31.08% 15.5 -27.75%
SEIU 26 -2 1,811 107.67% 28.0 166.50%
IUOE 25 2 271 -49.95% 7.0 -29.97%
IBEW 19 1 719 -51.06% 27.0 -3.33%
UFCW 16 -3 1,053 -9.99% 14.5 -64.38%
ATU 7 0 258 -24.42% 30.0 130.98%
IATSE 7 7 235 - 50.0 -
UNITE HERE 7 3 1,303 785.88% 61.0 99.90%
SPFPA 6 0 222 -55.50% 36.5 -28.86%
AFSCME 5 -3 357 -38.85% 78.0 99.90%
USW 5 -3 326 -13.32% 73.0 84.36%
CWA 4 -2 99 -52.17% 22.5 15.54%
IWW 4 2 61 24.42% 13.0 -46.62%
NAGE 4 3 144 555.00% 22.0 0.00%
ILWU 3 2 123 37.74% 7.0 -92.13%
RWDSU 3 1 90 -65.49% 11.0 -91.02%
UAW 3 -2 46 -83.25% 8.0 -57.72%
UWUA 3 2 44 28.86% 9.0 -73.26%
AFT 2 -5 9 -94.35% 4.5 -82.14%
NATCA 2 1 7 133.20% 3.5 16.65%
SMART 2 0 896 5,873.01% 448.0 5,873.01%
UA 2 1 12 -14.43% 6.0 -56.61%
UGSOA 2 1 137 496.17% 68.5 197.58%
FCGOA 1 1 281 - 281.0 -
IBB 1 1 81 - 81.0 -
IUJAT 1 -1 88 238.65% 88.0 577.20%
Ironworkers 1 0 113 -43.29% 113.0 -43.29%
LIUNA 1 0 57 532.80% 57.0 532.80%
Multiple 1 0 49 -25.53% 49.0 -25.53%
NABET 1 1 43 - 43.0 -
NEA 1 0 75 120.99% 75.0 120.99%
NNU 1 -1 366 4.44% 366.0 108.78%
NUHW 1 1 3 - 3.0 -
NYSNA 1 0 15 -98.79% 15.0 -98.79%
NewsGuild 1 -1 37 76.59% 37.0 251.97%
UBC 1 -1 112 -49.95% 112.0 1.11%
USPOA 1 1 4 - 4.0 -
United Federation LEOS-PBA 1 -1 12 -97.68% 12.0 -95.46%
WU 1 1 7 - 7.0 -
AFM 0 -2 0 - 0.0 -
BCTGM 0 -2 0 - 0.0 -
IFPTE 0 -2 0 - 0.0 -
ILA 0 -1 0 - 0.0 -
IUEC 0 -2 0 - 0.0 -
IUPAT 0 -2 0 - 0.0 -
Insulators 0 -2 0 - 0.0 -
NLJSP 0 -1 0 - 0.0 -
OPEIU 0 -2 0 - 0.0 -
Other 0 -1 0 - 0.0 -
SAG-AFTRA 0 -1 0 - 0.0 -
SSOBA 0 -1 0 - 0.0 -
UE 0 -1 0 - 0.0 -
URSO 0 -3 0 - 0.0 -

Closed Elections by Union #

In the 2nd quarter of 2018 427 petitions for new units were closed (this includes petitions where no election was ever held), with 48.48% closed with a certification order, creating 207 total new units. This was a 11.89% increase from the previous quarter in successful union certifications. Overall this represents approximately 18,814 workers, which is a 150.85% increase from the previous quarter The median bargaining unit has 19 workers.

National Total Units Closed Change in Closed Units Won Total Workers Added Median Successful Unit
Uncoded 140 19 20 964 19.5
Teamsters 66 0 36 1,760 17.5
SEIU 29 6 23 1,798 31.0
IUOE 23 1 19 440 7.0
UFCW 23 6 8 190 22.0
IAM 21 0 14 228 14.0
IBEW 21 9 13 1,153 27.0
AFSCME 12 4 10 833 61.0
ATU 9 3 7 185 14.0
USW 8 0 3 387 32.0
UNITE HERE 7 -2 4 1,221 123.0
CWA 6 -5 3 56 12.0
SPFPA 5 2 4 167 41.5
UAW 5 0 3 5,077 19.0
AFT 4 -3 4 12 1.5
IWW 4 2 2 55 27.5
RWDSU 4 2 3 333 76.0
IATSE 3 2 3 119 53.0
UWUA 3 2 3 44 9.0
BCTGM 2 1 1 17 17.0
ILWU 2 1 2 96 48.0
IUEC 2 2 1 10 10.0
IUPAT 2 0 2 31 15.5
NNU 2 1 2 701 350.5
NYSNA 2 2 2 2,168 1,084.0
SMART 2 1 1 5 5.0
URSO 2 0 2 19 9.5
BAC 1 1 1 110 110.0
FCGOA 1 1 1 281 281.0
IBB 1 0 0 0 0.0
IFPTE 1 -2 1 42 42.0
IUJAT 1 -1 1 7 7.0
LIUNA 1 0 0 0 0.0
NABET 1 1 0 0 0.0
NAGE 1 -1 1 20 20.0
NEA 1 -1 0 0 0.0
NLJSP 1 1 1 14 14.0
NUHW 1 -1 0 0 0.0
NewsGuild 1 -2 1 10 10.0
SAG-AFTRA 1 1 1 19 19.0
UA 1 0 0 0 0.0
UGSOA 1 1 1 23 23.0
UMWA 1 1 1 55 55.0
United Federation LEOS-PBA 1 -1 1 157 157.0
WU 1 0 1 7 7.0
AFM 0 -2 0 0 0.0
ILA 0 -1 0 0 0.0
Insulators 0 -3 0 0 0.0
Ironworkers 0 -1 0 0 0.0
Multiple 0 -1 0 0 0.0
NATCA 0 -1 0 0 0.0
OPEIU 0 -2 0 0 0.0
Other 0 -1 0 0 0.0
SSOBA 0 -1 0 0 0.0
UBC 0 -1 0 0 0.0
UE 0 -1 0 0 0.0

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