I’m in the midst of updating the financial status of all of NEA’s state affiliates and will have the comprehensive picture ready on Monday. In the meantime, I’ll begin with individual affiliates, starting with the Alabama Education Association.
As with all IRS-based information, by the time it is collected and filed it is already more than a year old, so these figures from the 2013-14 school year reflect the situation before NEA established its trusteeship over AEA.
Total membership – 88,243, down 5.2%
Total revenue – $15.9 million (83% came from member dues), down 14.1%
Deficit – $8.6 million
Net assets – $5.1 million
Total staff – 157
Staff salaries and benefits – $10 million
Highest paid employee – Henry Mabry, $343,783 base salary
Highest paid contractor – Matrix LLC, $550,300