The Numbers


 

The Numbers...
  • Nearly one in every three working people in this country belong to a union – that's over 4 and a half million Canadians!
  • Union members earn better wages and benefits than non–union workers – 30% higher on average.
  • Unions have helped close the gender gap - women with union representation earn an average of 89 percent of the wages earned by men compared to 71 percent in non-unionized workplaces.
  • 83% of unionized employees are covered by either a pension plan or group RRSP compared to just 33% of non-union workers
  • The union movement is 55% professional and technical
  • The IBEW has 120 years experience representing workers
  • Over 65,000 members in Canada
 

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  WHY A UNION?
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   WHY IBEW LOCAL 502?
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   JOINING PROCESS
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