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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,

HCM TradeSeal support for UA Local 550:

  • Auto-calculation of UA Local 550 Journeyman and/or Apprentice rates
  • Calculation and accounting support for UA Local 550 union benefits
  • Automatic union reports for UA Local 550
  • Union audit support for UA Local 550
  • Accurate Certified Payroll reporting for UA Local 550 work classes

How to Add UA Local 550 to TradeSeal

This Local's unique TradeSeal identifier is: PPF 550

Go to HCM TradeSeal > Data Manager and choose "Benefits, Deductions and Fringes" to add PPF 550 fringe benefit calculations and automatic remittance reporting.

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.