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American Federation of Teachers, State Federation - Massachusetts

Basic Information

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Address

AMERICAN FEDERATION OF TEACHERS
38 CHAUNCY ST. STE 402
BOSTON, MA 2111

Financial Information

The Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act (LMRDA), which is enforced by the Office of Labor-Management Standards, requires labor unions to file annual reports detailing their operations. Contained in those reports are breakdowns of each union's spending, income and other financial information.

Basic Financials

Total Assets $1,977,528
Total Liabilities $136,712
Total Income $4,270,218
Total Spent $4,325,152

Total Assets Trend

Assets (Change from previous report)

Cash $1,409,106 (-3.8%)
Accounts Receivable $466,673 (+14.9%)
Investments $0 (0.0%)
Fixed Assets $28,509 (0.0%)
Treasury Securities $0 (0.0%)
Other Assets $73,240 (+2.3%)
Loans Receivable $0 (0.0%)

Liabilities

Loans Payable $0
Accounts Payable $18,718
Other Liabilities $117,994
Mortgages $0

Income

Dues $3,946,847
Per Person Tax $0
Investments $0
Supplies $0
Loan Repayment $0
Interest $1,239
Dividends $0
Rents $0
Fees and Fines $0
Loans Obtained $0
Other Receipts $322,132
Affiliates $0
Members $0
Reinvestments $0
All Others $45,972

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2015  •  Last Updated: November 15th, 2016

Spending

The Office of Labor-Management Standards (OLMS) requires unions to report how they spent their money in a number of categories. For the first five, OLMS requires unions to provide detailed information on any recipient that received more than $5,000 per year.

Spending Overview

Spending Breakdown

Representational $1,497,522 (34.62%)
Political Activities and Lobbying $546,349 (12.63%)
Contributions, Gifts, and Grants $55,304 (1.28%)
General Overhead $943,503 (21.81%)
Union Administration $255,124 (5.90%)
Strike Benefits $0 (0.00%)
To Union Officers $164,303 (3.80%)
To Union Employees $1,422,053 (32.88%)
Education $0 (0.00%)
Fees $0 (0.00%)

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Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2015  •  Last Updated: November 15th, 2016

Membership

Membership Trend

YearMembers
200221,156
200321,229
200420,374
200519,783
200620,700
200720,379
200820,386
200921,815
201020,998
201121,107
201222,013
201321,714
201422,127
201522,162

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2015  •  Last Updated: November 15th, 2016

Leaders & Salaries

Top Ten Highest Paid Leaders

NameTitleTotal Compensation
THOMAS GOSNELLPRESIDENT$182,511
HAIDEE MORRISGENERAL COUNSEL$143,064
EDWARD DOHERTYSPEC ASST TO PRESIDENT$141,000
ANNEMARIE DUBOISDIR OF ORGANIZATION$139,860
ANDREW POWELLFIELD REPRESENTATIVE$132,849
SHAWN FLOODFIELD REPRESENTATIVE$131,148
MICHAEL REGANFIELD REPRESENTATIVE$130,859
BRIAN LAPIERREFIELD REP FOR POL ORG$128,548
WALTER ARMSTRONGFIELD REPRESENTATIVE$127,487
JOSEPH LETTIEREASSOCIATE COUNSEL$126,811

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2015  •  Last Updated: November 15th, 2016