Hoffa Got a $5000 Raise – Will He Bargain One for You?

James Hoffa got a nice raise in 2017 to $313,989. In addition, the union pays his personal portion of FICA taxes, and gives him a $60,000 “housing allowance” for a total of $390,983. Plus a multi-million dollar pension.

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In the past five years, during the life of the ABF and UPS contracts, Hoffa got a raises totaling $8.34 per hour. Remember this, if he tries to sell you short in the upcoming contracts.

This information comes from the 2017 LM-2 financial report just filed by the International union. The 2017 LM-2 reports for the IBT and for locals and joint councils are now available on line.

Each year, the Teamster Rank & File Education and Legal Defense Foundation (TRF) researches all Teamster LM-2 forms (along with IRS Form 990 for the locals of public workers) to make the information available to Teamster members.

You can see the results of last year’s study here. In a few months, we will publish the results for 2017.

Teamsters who want a better future can’t rely on Hoffa – we have to work together to fight for ourselves.

Click here to be part of the team making it happen.  

Click here to find out more about the UPS contract campaign, or for UPS Freight, or for ABF.


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  • Bruce Swearingen
    commented 2018-05-06 15:28:40 -0400
    ’ Perception vs.Reality’

    A Epic Tome of pure Fiction
    In all fairness , publishing & Printing costs should be CLAWED out of Hoffas Severance Package !!
  • Fredrick Waters
    commented 2018-04-15 12:26:35 -0400
    He better do for us as he has for himself
  • Bruce Swearingen
    commented 2018-04-06 10:50:48 -0400
    HOFFA

    A name to live in labor INFAMY
  • Bruce Swearingen
    commented 2018-04-03 11:02:42 -0400
    So what has ’ the most famous name’….in labor racketeering accomplished this CENTURY?
    FAT SALARIES & BILLABLE HOURS to the Review Board !!
    💰💵LAWYERS n LOVE 💵💰
    💰💵💵💰💵💵💰💵💵💰
  • Bruce Swearingen
    commented 2018-04-02 22:57:34 -0400
    Grabbing all he can on way out..if the IBT doesn’t have a hand-off to his successor..a Forensic audit will show what he really has ’ Made’
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