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New York Metro Commercial Contract 2019

 VICTORY! NO GIVEBACKS

STRONG WAGE INCREASES

FOR ALL

PRESERVED HEALTH BENEFITS. NO PREMIUM SHARING.

NO SECOND TIER FOR NEW EMPLOYEES

 

      The Local 32BJ Bargaining Committee has reached a tentative agreement for a new contract.

HOURLY RATES

JAN 2020

JAN 2021

JAN 2022

JAN 2023

Hourly Wage Increase

 $0.65

 $0.70

 $0.70

 $0.825

Hourly Wage Rate

 $27.25

 $27.95

 $28.65

 $29.47

Hourly Benefit Rate

 $13.33

 $13.78

 $14.34

 $14.84

Hourly Total Package

 $40.57

 $41.73

 $42.99

 $44.32

 

WEEKLY INCREASES

per 40 hour work week

JAN 2020

JAN 2021

JAN 2022

JAN 2023

TOTAL

Wages

 $26.00

 $28.00

 $28.00

 $33.00

 $115.00

Health

 $13.56

 $14.31

 $18.23

 $19.38

 $65.48

Pension

 $4.00

 $4.00

 $4.00

 $4.00

 $16.00

TOTAL

 $43.56

 $46.31

 $50.23

 $53.24

 $ 193.34

 

ANNUAL EMPLOYER COSTS FOR OUR WAGES & BENEFITS

JAN 2020

JAN 2021

JAN 2022

JAN 2023

Annual Pay Rate

 $56,676

 $58,132

 $59,588

 $61,304

Health Care

 $20,496

 $21,240

 $22,188

 $23,196

Pension

 $6,175

 $6,383

 $6,591

 $6,799

401(K), Legal, Training

 $1,045

 $1,045

 $1,045

 $882

TOTAL ANNUAL PACKAGE*

 $84,392

 $86,800

 $89,412

 $92,181

      *Excludes paid leave, consisting of vacation, sick leave & holidays

 

 

CONTRACT RATIFICATION:

The full terms of the new contract and the ratification ballot will be mailed to all commercial members. Check your mail and be sure to vote and return the ballot as soon as you receive it.

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