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Maryland

Union Information

In Maryland, after 2 years, public school teachers receive what's commonly called "tenure," a special employment protection that teachers unions defend. As the below federal statistics indicate, teachers with just a couple years of experience are practically impossible to fire.

0%
Experienced teacher firing rate
0%
Probationary teacher firing rate
9.8%
private school teacher firing rate (national)
Source: Data obtained from the Students and Staffing Survey

Statewide Unions

AFT Union

AFT Maryland
Total Revenue: $1,466,917

Other Unions

Name City Total Revenue Tax Period
American federation of teachers Baltimore $5,772,567 2008
Montgomery county education association inc Rockville $2,612,772 2007
American federation of teachers Baltimore $1,760,440 2007
Frederick county teachers association of maryland inc Frederick $1,618,301 2008
American federation of teachers Baltimore $1,466,917 2008
Teachers association of baltimore county Towson $1,439,343 2008
Teachers association of anne arundel county incorporated Annapolis $1,318,788 2008
Washington county teachers association inc Hagerstown $684,718 2008
Cecil county classroom teachers association inc Elkton $595,189 2008
Education association of st marys county inc California $587,576 2008
Source: Data obtained from the Internal Revenue Service's Master Data File 2008-2009.

Teacher Contracts

Name District Occupation  
Carroll County Education Association Carroll county public schools Teachers PDF of Carroll County Education Association Contract
Carroll Association of School Employees Carroll county public schools School Employees PDF of Carroll Association of School Employees Contract
American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees Council 67, Local 2741 Carroll county public schools Custodial, Maintenance, Transportation PDF of American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees Council 67, Local 2741 Contract
Carroll County School Food Services Association Carroll county public schools Food Services PDF of Carroll County School Food Services Association Contract
Education Association of Charles County Board of educ, charles county Teachers PDF of Education Association of Charles County Contract
Source: Public Records Requests conducted by the Center for Union Facts.

Party Contribution Percentages