Membership Benefits

Membership in the United Mine Workers of America has numerous benefits, primarily from the collective bargaining agreements. These contracts, include industry leading safety standards, wages, and benefits for dozens of industries. To find out more about the different industries the UMWA represents, click here.


Union Plus Membership

There are many other benefits to being a union member as well, either working under a collective bargaining agreement or as an Associate Member. Union members are eligible for discounted rates on credit cards, mortgages, wireless bills, and much more through Union Plus.


Kerr Scholarship

The Lorin E. Kerr Scholarship provides financial assistance to members’ children or grandchildren who attend college. Click here for more information and eligibility requirements.