The New York City District Council of Carpenters’ Delegate Body on
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 ratified by a roll call vote a $2.40 per hour
contract wage and benefit increase to begin August 20, 2013 for the members working under the
following collective bargaining agreements.
Building Contractors Association (BCA), Independent Building and Construction Agreement, and The Association of Wall-Ceiling and Carpentry Industries (WC&C).
Carpenters working under these agreements accounted for approximately 10 Million Hours of work within the past 12 months.
The $2.40 per hour wage and benefit allocations are as follows:
- $0.80 Increase to Hourly Wages
- $0.80 Increase to Welfare Fund
- $0.80 Increase to Annuity