Carpenters Local 13

Carpenters Union Local 13 is a local union representing over 2,000 highly skilled Commercial, Residential, and Municipal Carpenters in the Chicago area. They provide skilled journeymen and apprentices to contractors and represent various types of carpenters, including High Rise Construction Carpenters, Concrete Form Carpenters, Interior Systems Carpenters, Door and Hardware & Trim Carpenters, Building Inspectors, etc.

The union maintains a commitment to providing the best-trained carpenters to fit the needs of contractors by encouraging training and development through their Apprentice and Journeyman upgrading classes. The union also offers a set of benefits to its members such as health and welfare plans, retirement benefits, and legal assistance.

To learn more about Carpenters Local 13, please, visit their website at

Pay Carpenters Local 13 Automatically with HCM TradeSeal:

To automate payroll and reporting for this union: open HCM TradeSeal, go to "Trade Intelligence" and add CJA 13 to your list of unions. Adding this local will enable HCM TradeSeal to:

  • Auto-calculate of Carpenters Local 13 Journeyman and/or Apprentice rates
  • Calculate and account for for Carpenters Local 13 union benefits
  • Generate automatic union reports for Carpenters Local 13
  • Simplify union audits for Carpenters Local 13
  • Generate Certified Payroll reports for Carpenters Local 13 work classes

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Learn more about HCM TradeSeal by watching a brief overview video. HCM TradeSeal can automatically calculate fringe benefits and generate remittance reports for most union locals, including Carpenters Local 13.