3rd Quarter

2018, 3rd Quarter filings #

This report details the number of filings and closed units in the 3rd 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 3rd quarter of 2018 354 petitions for new units were filed, a -12.59% decrease from the previous quarter The median size was 19 with a total of 29,560 workers across all units, a 53.61% increase from the previous quarter

NationalTotal Units FiledChange in UnitsTotal WorkersChange in Total WorkersMedian Unit SizeChange in Median Unit
Uncoded136-1513,391105.45%19.58.88%
Teamsters5982,116-4.44%13.0-18.87%
IAM21-91,26633.30%51.0228.66%
SEIU19-71,527-15.54%43.053.28%
IUOE18-7220-18.87%7.00.00%
UFCW14-2715-32.19%17.521.09%
IBEW12-7416-42.18%12.0-55.50%
UAW1293,6307,791.09%65.5719.28%
USW6163895.46%86.017.76%
AFSCME50314-12.21%82.05.55%
ATU3-4177-31.08%22.0-26.64%
CWA3-1529434.01%25.011.10%
IFPTE3357-10.0-
LIUNA329331,537.35%362.0535.02%
NUHW32591,867.02%14.0366.30%
OPEIU3358-21.0-
RWDSU301,4511,511.82%60.0445.11%
SMART31140-84.36%52.0-88.80%
SPFPA3-327925.53%21.0-42.18%
AFT201881,989.12%94.01,989.12%
IATSE2-517-93.24%8.5-83.25%
IBB2113059.94%65.0-19.98%
ILWU2-1115-6.66%57.5721.50%
IUPAT2236-18.0-
NNU21847130.98%423.515.54%
SAG-AFTRA229-4.5-
UA2046283.05%23.0283.05%
UGSOA2037-73.26%18.5-73.26%
APWU1146-46.0-
IUJAT108-91.02%8.0-91.02%
Ironworkers1034-69.93%34.0-69.93%
NYSNA104-73.26%4.0-73.26%
NewsGuild1091145.41%91.0145.41%
UBC1023-79.92%23.0-79.92%
UNITE HERE1-613-98.79%13.0-78.81%
FCGOA0-10-0.0-
IWW0-40-0.0-
Multiple0-10-0.0-
NABET0-10-0.0-
NAGE0-40-0.0-
NATCA0-20-0.0-
NEA0-10-0.0-
USPOA0-10-0.0-
UWUA0-30-0.0-
United Federation LEOS-PBA0-10-0.0-
WU0-10-0.0-

Closed Elections by Union #

In the 3rd quarter of 2018 367 petitions for new units were closed (this includes petitions where no election was ever held), with 52.59% closed with a certification order, creating 193 total new units. This was a -6.76% decrease from the previous quarter in successful union certifications. Overall this represents approximately 9,176 workers, which is a -51.23% decrease from the previous quarter The median bargaining unit has 15 workers.

NationalTotal Units ClosedChange in ClosedUnits WonTotal Workers AddedMedian Successful Unit
Uncoded1411322,26825.0
Teamsters47-193481614.0
IAM287224246.0
SEIU25-4211,55443.0
IUOE21-2161247.0
IBEW14-71045214.5
UFCW13-10621914.0
SPFPA72562556.0
UAW7248119.5
USW7-1424763.5
IATSE523197.0
LIUNA54359458.0
UNITE HERE5-241,00368.5
CWA3-322211.0
IFPTE3235710.0
NAGE32210452.0
NUHW3235914.0
UA3234914.0
UBC331112112.0
UGSOA32315821.0
AFT2-2000.0
IUJAT21188.0
IUPAT2012424.0
Ironworkers22000.0
NATCA22273.5
OPEIU2212121.0
APWU1114646.0
ATU1-8000.0
IBB1012525.0
ILWU1-1133.0
IWW1-311010.0
NYSNA1-1144.0
NewsGuild1013737.0
SMART1-1000.0
USPOA11144.0
AFSCME0-12000.0
BAC0-1000.0
BCTGM0-2000.0
FCGOA0-1000.0
IUEC0-2000.0
NABET0-1000.0
NEA0-1000.0
NLJSP0-1000.0
NNU0-2000.0
RWDSU0-4000.0
SAG-AFTRA0-1000.0
UMWA0-1000.0
URSO0-2000.0
UWUA0-3000.0
United Federation LEOS-PBA0-1000.0
WU0-1000.0

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