Maryland State Labor Relations Boards

State Labor Relations Board Bargaining Units


Approximately 30,000 Maryland State employees have collective bargaining rights. This means that organizations certified as the exclusive bargaining representative are entitled to negotiate with the Governor or his designee(s) regarding wages, hours, and working conditions on behalf of bargaining unit employees.

The exclusive bargaining representatives and their respective bargaining units are listed below.

STATE OF MARYLAND BARGAINING UNITS
Bargaining Unit


 
Unit Name Exclusive Bargaining Representative

A

Labor and Trades

AFSCME Maryland - American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees

B

Administrative, Technical and Clerical

AFSCME Maryland

 

C

Regulatory, Inspection and License

AFSCME Maryland

 

D

Health and Human Services Non Professionals

AFSCME Maryland

 

E

Health Care Professionals AFT - Healthcare Maryland

F

Social and Human Services Professionals

AFSCME Maryland

 

G

Engineering, Scientific and Administrative Professionals

MPEC - Maryland Professional Employees Council

 

H

Public Safety and Security AFSCME /Teamsters

I

Sworn Police Officers

I.A.F.F.

The State Law Enforcement Officers' Labor Alliance

I.A.F.F

Collective Bargaining Unit Status Codes:

The letter code is preceded by a Y when the employee is included in bargaining and with an N when the employee is excluded from bargaining.

Examples of position bargaining unit status:
YA Employee is included in bargaining unit A
NS Employee is excluded from bargaining due to the supervisory duties assigned to the position
 

A
   Labor and trades unit
B
   Administrative, technical and clerical unit
C
   Regulatory, inspection, and licensure unit
D
   Health and human service nonprofessional unit
E
   Health care professionals unit
F
   Social and human service professionals unit
G
   Engineering, scientific, and administrative professionals unit
H
   Public safety and security unit
I
   Sworn police officers unit
S
   Excluded - Supervisor
M
   Excluded - Manager
T
   Excluded - Agency Head
U
   Excluded - Board or commission member
W
   Excluded - Student
X
   Excluded - Used by agency(s) excluded by exec order
Z
   Excluded - Confidential
O
   Unassigned - Bargaining unit or exclusion will be assigned by individual position.

 

 


Rev. 1/30/07

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