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Carpenters Local 157

Carpenters Local 157 is a general carpentry local union with a membership of 8,000 skilled workers. Its jurisdiction covers parts of the Bronx and expands down through the southern tip of Manhattan.

Members of Local 157 are experienced in working with various materials such as drywall, concrete formwork, acoustical ceiling systems, millwork, framing, protection, storefronts, and more.

The union provides its members with access to several New York State Department of Labor-approved apprentice programs including General Building Carpenter, Dock Builder/Timberman, Millwright, Cabinet Maker, High Rise Concrete Carpenter, and Floor Coverer. Additionally, members enjoy various benefits such as health, vacation, and scholarship benefits, a defined monthly pension at retirement, a defined contribution benefit, and more.

To learn more about Carpenters Local 157, visit their website at

Pay Carpenters Local 157 Automatically with HCM TradeSeal:

To automate payroll and reporting for this union: open HCM TradeSeal, go to "Trade Intelligence" and add CJA 157 to your list of unions. Adding this local will enable HCM TradeSeal to:

  • Auto-calculate of Carpenters Local 157 Journeyman and/or Apprentice rates
  • Calculate and account for for Carpenters Local 157 union benefits
  • Generate automatic union reports for Carpenters Local 157
  • Simplify union audits for Carpenters Local 157
  • Generate Certified Payroll reports for Carpenters Local 157 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 157.