➤ Why are “Seattle” carpenters making $1/hour more than me? That’s not fair.

The intent of zone pay is to assist carpenters who work in certain areas or on certain projects where travel is burdensome. $1/hour additional pay for carpenters working in the downtown Seattle core is intended to offset the costly price of daily parking, leveling the playing field with brothers and sisters who might not need to pay more for the opportunity to work.  

Did You Know?

UBC emblem and motto.

The official emblem of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America was adopted at the Fourth General Convention in Cincinnati, Ohio, August 1884. The motto inscribed therein, “Labor Omnia Vincit,” translated from Latin means “Labor Conquers All Things.” Learn More


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