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Where Does Your State Rank When It Comes To Unity Density? Find Out Here

Published Thursday, April 18, 2019
by Sahid Fawaz/Labor411.org
Where Does Your State Rank When It Comes To Unity Density?  Find Out Here

Labor411.org just published how all 50 States rank when it comes to Union Density.

Here they are: 

  1. Hawaii
    • Percentage of Workers in Unions: 23.1%

    • Change in Union Membership (2008-2018): -1.2 ppt. (25th largest decrease)
    • Union Workers: 138,854 (24th fewest)
    • Average Annual Wage: $50,968 (22nd highest)
  2. New York
    • Percentage of Workers in Unions: 22.3%
    • Change in Union Membership (2008-2018): - 2.6 ppt. (15th largest decrease)
    • Union Workers: 1,873,880 (2nd most)
    • Average Annual Wage: $69,947 (the highest)
  3. Washington
    • Percentage of Workers in Unions: 19.8%
    • Change in Union Membership (2008-2018): Unchanged
    • Union Workers: 648,139 (5th most)
    • Average Annual Wage: $61,893 (6th highest)
  4. Alaska
    • Percentage of Workers in Unions: 18.4%
    • Change in Union Membership (2008-2018): -5.1 ppt. (2nd largest decrease)
    • Union Workers: 55,148 (8th fewest)
    • Average Annual Wage: $57,052 (11th highest)
  5. Rhode Island
    • Percentage of Workers in Unions: 17.3%
    • Change in Union Membership (2008-2018): +0.8 ppt. (2nd largest increase)
    • Union Workers: 83,165 (18th fewest)
    • Average Annual Wage: $53,408 (16th highest)
  6. Connecticut
    • Percentage of Workers in Unions: 15.9%
    • Change in Union Membership (2008-2018): -1.0 ppt. (11th smallest decrease)
    • Union Workers: 267,222 (16th most)
    • Average Annual Wage: $65,748 (4th highest)

For The Rest Of The Rankings, Go To: http://labor411.org/411-blog/here-is-how-all-50-states-rank-in-union-density-spoiler-the-carolinas-are-the-worst/?fbclid=IwAR3kMvzzOknsUZtrhdSLrMctZ7lSdJ03yIPaIx_t50rrPFch-zRof7w7gDQ

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