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Plumbers, Local 8

Basic Information

Local 8

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Address

PLUMBERS
5950 Manchester Trafficway
KANSAS CITY, MO 64130

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 $5,324,216
Total Liabilities $61,348
Total Income $3,519,909
Total Spent $3,140,458

Total Assets Trend

Assets (Change from previous report)

Cash $2,492,986 (+18.0%)
Accounts Receivable $276,602 (+7.1%)
Investments $394,000 (+2.3%)
Fixed Assets $2,160,628 (+2.3%)
Treasury Securities $0 (0.0%)
Other Assets $0 (0.0%)
Loans Receivable $0 (0.0%)

Liabilities

Loans Payable $0
Accounts Payable $59,836
Other Liabilities $1,512
Mortgages $0

Income

Dues $3,292,584
Per Person Tax $0
Investments $6,000
Supplies $9,130
Loan Repayment $0
Interest $26,232
Dividends $2,289
Rents $146,602
Fees and Fines $3,600
Loans Obtained $0
Other Receipts $33,472
Affiliates $0
Members $0
Reinvestments $0
All Others $10,716

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 $614,269 (19.56%)
Political Activities and Lobbying $63,053 (2.01%)
Contributions, Gifts, and Grants $41,149 (1.31%)
General Overhead $1,060,371 (33.76%)
Union Administration $121,732 (3.88%)
Strike Benefits $0 (0.00%)
To Union Officers $592,228 (18.86%)
To Union Employees $113,416 (3.61%)
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
2002896
2003872
2004859
2005929
2006949
2007942
2008948
2009927
2010892
2011867
2012854
2013860
2014867
2015863
2016925
2017928
2018860
2019991

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

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

Leaders & Salaries

Top Ten Highest Paid Leaders

NameTitleTotal Compensation
CHARLES TARPLEYBUSINESS MANAGER/FST$151,388
ANDREW JOHNSONBUSINESS AGENT$150,106
MATTHEW HARRISBUSINESS AGENT$147,640
GEARY LESHORGANIZER$132,806
KATHRYN HAYESOFFICE STAFF$65,974
DAVID HUDSONINSTRUCTOR$47,442
ANDREW JONASPRESIDENT$5,052
FRED JONASVICE PRESIDENT$887
CHRISTOPHER GLENNEXECUTIVE BOARD$591
JOHN CROOKEREXECUTIVE BOARD$591

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

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

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