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➤ We suffered during the recession. Isn’t it time to make back what we lost in raises during that time?

The entire country suffered because we had a terrible recession and a construction depression. Carpenters didn’t “lose” raises, we kept our jobs and had steady work. Compared to other industries we were hit the hardest but have recovered more strongly than many.

Carpenters Total Package Rates & Percentage Increases 2012–2017

6/1/2017

  • $57.18
  • 3.01%

6/1/2016

  • $55.51
  • 2.76%

6/1/2015

  • $54.02
  • 3.25%

6/1/2014

  • $52.32
  • 2.95%

6/1/2013

  • $50.82
  • 2.52%

6/1/2012

  • $49.57
  • 2.27%

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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