Union construction workers earn, on average, 60 percent more than non-union workers doing the same kinds of jobs, according to federal government. Plus, union workers typically have better benefits than their nonunion counterparts. We typically pay less out of pocket for the benefits we do have. In our region, members have family health insurance, vision, two pensions, disability pay, a death benefit and vacation pay.
For more information on wages and benefits, contact the local office at (651) 379-0272.