McHenry County has unionized employees in four unions:
- Service Employees International Union (Valley Hi Nursing Home)
- Fraternal Order of Police (Sheriff’s Department)
- Local 150 of the Operating Engineers (Highway Department)
- Metropolitan Alliance of Police (MAP – Circuit Clerk’s Office)
580 employees paid a total of $288,732.09 in the most recent year.
$18 per pay period is what is deducted from union members in the Circuit Clerk’s Office.
Every two weeks, members of the Fraternal Order of Police pay $19.85 to the FOP.
SEIU members pay different amounts, depending on their salaries.
Local 150 members pay a membership fee and an administrative fee.
|FOP Labor Unit||148,239.80|
|Local 150 Dues – DOT Admin||27,570.61|
|Local 150 Dues – DOT Memb||6,920.76|
|Local 150 Dues – Facilities Admin||12,771.54|
|Local 150 Dues – Facilities Memb||3,130.82|
|MAP 515 Circuit Clerk Dues||18,894.00|
The number of employees in each union follows:
The union contracts can be found on the McHenry County website here.
51 employee salso that have joined AFSME (American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees) in Court Services and the County Clerk’s Office.
However neither department has a signed contract yet so no union dues are being collected.