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American Federation of Teachers, Local 1 - Chicago Teachers Union

Basic Information

Local 1

(CHICAGO TEACHERS UNION)

Quick Facts

Address

AMERICAN FEDERATION OF TEACHERS
1901 WEST CARROLL STREET
CHICAGO, IL 60612

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 $17,213,541
Total Liabilities $16,377,997
Total Income $29,103,191
Total Spent $27,297,127

Total Assets Trend

Assets (Change from previous report)

Cash $5,030,991 (+56.0%)
Accounts Receivable $6,008,561 (-4.1%)
Investments $0 (0.0%)
Fixed Assets $5,422,647 (0.0%)
Treasury Securities $0 (0.0%)
Other Assets $402,555 (+58.9%)
Loans Receivable $348,787 (0.0%)

Liabilities

Loans Payable $5,021,213
Accounts Payable $3,896,803
Other Liabilities $7,459,981
Mortgages $0

Income

Dues $25,295,085
Per Person Tax $0
Investments $0
Supplies $63,995
Loan Repayment $0
Interest $0
Dividends $0
Rents $398,714
Fees and Fines $0
Loans Obtained $0
Other Receipts $3,345,397
Affiliates $0
Members $0
Reinvestments $0
All Others $41,793

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2019  •  Last Updated: April 8th, 2021

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 $5,450,536 (19.97%)
Political Activities and Lobbying $1,224,849 (4.49%)
Contributions, Gifts, and Grants $1,433 (0.01%)
General Overhead $922,598 (3.38%)
Union Administration $6,110,697 (22.39%)
Strike Benefits $0 (0.00%)
To Union Officers $765,810 (2.81%)
To Union Employees $3,983,490 (14.59%)
Education $0 (0.00%)
Fees $0 (0.00%)

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Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2019  •  Last Updated: April 8th, 2021

Membership

Membership Trend

YearMembers
201827,080
201926,116

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2019  •  Last Updated: April 8th, 2021

Leaders & Salaries

Top Ten Highest Paid Leaders

NameTitleTotal Compensation
SARA ECHEVARRIAGRIEVANCE DIRECTOR$175,578
JOHN KUGLERFIELD REPRESENTATIVE$156,873
ANNETTE RIZZOFIELD REPRESENTATIVE$155,531
LOIS JONESFIELD REPRESENTATIVE$152,148
JOSEPH MCDERMOTTFIELD REPRESENTATIVE$152,090
MICHAEL BRUNSONRECORDDING SECRETARY$143,308
KATHLEEN MURRAYFIELD REPRESENTATIVE$140,580
LISA PATTARA-MCGRANEFIELD REPRESENTATIVE$140,025
KEVIN HOUGHFIELD REPRESENTATIVE$135,507
ZEIDRE FOSTERFIELD REPRESENTATIVE$135,236

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2019  •  Last Updated: April 8th, 2021