New Jersey is one of the fastest growing districts in our union with over 13,000 members. Our members who live in every county of the state include commercial office and school cleaners, school maintenance specialists, school food servers, Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) workers, armed and unarmed security officers.
32BJ NJ played a key role in winning a $15 minimum wage for all workers in the state, and EWR workers are on track for a $19 minimum wage by 2023. The union has won passage of legislation such as paid sick leave laws, anti-wage theft protections, standard/prevailing wages and transit check benefits, to name a few. The district prides themselves on improving working conditions for all workers in the state.
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