Special Report

Union Membership In All 50 States

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20. Maryland
> Workers in a labor union: 10.9% (total: 293,969)
> Change in union membership (2011-2021): -1.5 ppt. (24th highest)
> Avg. annual wage: $65,900 (7th highest)

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19. Montana
> Workers in a labor union: 11.2% (total: 49,002)
> Change in union membership (2011-2021): -1.8 ppt. (16th highest)
> Avg. annual wage: $49,340 (12th lowest)

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18. Ohio
> Workers in a labor union: 12.0% (total: 595,828)
> Change in union membership (2011-2021): -1.4 ppt. (25th highest)
> Avg. annual wage: $53,170 (24th lowest)

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17. Nevada
> Workers in a labor union: 12.2% (total: 152,243)
> Change in union membership (2011-2021): -2.5 ppt. (7th highest)
> Avg. annual wage: $51,080 (15th lowest)

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16. Vermont
> Workers in a labor union: 12.3% (total: 32,359)
> Change in union membership (2011-2021): 0.3 ppt. (5th lowest)
> Avg. annual wage: $55,450 (19th highest)

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