YEU Union dues to increase in January 2015

Convention Delegates approved the first YEU general dues increase since 2008*. This will affect all members of YEU.  Dues will increase from 0.527% to 0.6023%. The chart below shows how the YEU dues increase will affect your paycheque:

Salary            $ Monthly dues now        $ NEW Monthly dues           $ Difference/cheque

$25,000                $8.78                                          $10.04                                        $0.63

$40,000                $17.57                                        $20.08                                        $1.26

$50,000                $21.96                                         $25.10                                       $1.57

$65,000                $28.55                                         $32.62                                       $2.04

$80,000                $35.13                                         $40.15                                        $2.51

*New raYEU double white buttontes will take effect January 1, 2015. The total combined dues rate will be 0.9668% (PSAC) + 0.6023% = 1.5691% + $1 per member/month for the PSAC Strike Fund. The current total combined dues rate is .9668% + .527% =1.4938% plus $1/member per month for the strike fund.

You will see PSAC Dues listed on your pay stub; that is a combined dues payment for both the YEU amount shown above and the PSAC dues rate.