Biz Buzz: Union membership declining in Minnesota, report says
In 2012, union members accounted for 14.2 percent of wage and salary workers in the state compared to 15.1 percent in 2011, according to a U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics report this week.
Union membership peaked in the state in 1992 at 22 percent. Union members accounted for 11.3 percent of employed and salary workers nationally in 2012, down from 11.8 percent in 2011.
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