Vote Yes In New York!

A packet with a ballot and a copy of the tentative agreement was mailed to you yesterday. You should receive it within the next few days.

Mark your ballot. Place it in the return envelope. And mail it today. All ballots must be received by Monday, January 23rd at 5pm. Ballots will be counted on January 24.

Your vote is important. If you do not receive your ballot in the mail by Tuesday, January 17, come to the Member Walk-in Center on the 5th floor of 32BJ’s headquarters at 25 West 18 Street in Manhattan. Please call 212-388-3800 if you have questions.

 

WEEKLY INCREASES

JAN 2012 JAN 2013 JAN 2014 JAN 2015
Cleaners, Porters, and Others $600 bonus after ratification $13 plus $500 bonus in July $18 $20
Forepersons/Starters and Handypersons $600 bonus after ratification $15 plus $500 bonus in July $20 $22
Health care $11 $11 $15 $15
Pension $4 $4 $4 $4

 

Employer Hourly Costs for Our Wages and Benefits
JAN 2012 JAN 2013 JAN 2014 JAN 2015
Hourly Pay Rate for Cleaners,
Porters & Others
$22.65 $22.97 $23.42 $23.92
Health care 6.46 6.74 7.11 7.49
Pension 2.17 2.27 2.37 2.47
401(K), Legal, Training .51 .51 .43 .51
TOTAL per hour (at year end)* $31.79 $32.49 $33.33 $34.39
TOTAL per year (at year end)* $71,180 $72,709 $74,577 $76,874

*Includes cost of paid time off, including vacation & holidays