Ups freight Union initiation fee

Discussion in 'UPS Union Issues' started by NOOBZ, Jul 17, 2015.

  1. NOOBZ

    NOOBZ Member

    Just to let any one know that the ups freight Union initiation fee is currently 1146 dollars. This is just an FYI
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  2. hondo

    hondo promoted to mediocrity

    What Local? Each Local sets their own initiation fee in its bylaws, it varies; for example, it's $200 for full time employees in my Local.
  3. UpstateNYUPSer

    UpstateNYUPSer Very proud grandfather.

    $1,146 sounds awfully high (and a somewhat random number).
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  4. Austin.Was.My.Hero

    Austin.Was.My.Hero quod erat demonstrandum

    Ask them what the initiation fee goes towards and good luck finding out.
  5. NOOBZ

    NOOBZ Member

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  6. silenze

    silenze Lunch is the best part of the day

    Looks like its 6$ a week for the rest of your life :eek:
  7. FrigidFTSup

    FrigidFTSup Resident Suit

    That's outrageous.
  8. upschuck

    upschuck Well-Known Member

    I'd call the union hall and to find out what is up. My guess is that there is a disconnect between the union and UPS as to of when to stop taking them out.
  9. bumped

    bumped Well-Known Member

    don't know what AFTAX is, but your weekly dues are cheap. Your initiation + dues are still cheaper than my dues.
  10. NOOBZ

    NOOBZ Member

    Was paying 50 a week for initiation fee, then a 40 dollar one and then one Final 6 dollar payment. Aftax is life insurance stuff and legal plan.
  11. Austin.Was.My.Hero

    Austin.Was.My.Hero quod erat demonstrandum

    Guarantee the Union will tell ya to quit if you don't like it.