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UA Local 550

UA Local 550 stands for 800 skilled workers who have been serving the Greater Boston area since 1916. Its jurisdiction covers Essex, Suffolk, Norfolk, Plymouth, Barnstable, Dukes, Nantucket, Bristol, and Middlesex counties in Massachusetts. They work on both residential and commercial facilities including Hospitals, Office Buildings, Industrial Warehouses, Manufacturing Facilities, Power Plants, Schools, Restaurants, Apartment Complexes, Single-Family Homes, and many more.

Sprinkler Fitters Local 550 offers not only a 5-year apprenticeship program but also ongoing education options including journeymen training and certification, and an associate’s degree program. Furthermore, all workers get a number of benefits such as Medical Insurance, Vision and Ear Care, Defined Contribution, and a Defined Benefit Pension Plan.

To learn more about UA Local 550 and its benefit programs, please, visit their website,

Pay UA Local 550 Automatically with HCM TradeSeal:

To automate payroll and reporting for this union: open HCM TradeSeal, go to "Trade Intelligence" and add PPF 550 to your list of unions. Adding this local will enable HCM TradeSeal to:

  • Auto-calculate of UA Local 550 Journeyman and/or Apprentice rates
  • Calculate and account for for UA Local 550 union benefits
  • Generate automatic union reports for UA Local 550
  • Simplify union audits for UA Local 550
  • Generate Certified Payroll reports for UA Local 550 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 UA Local 550.