Colorado Education Association’s Finances

Colorado Teachers contribute over $11 million to the Union which spends all but $37,000 - How much was spent improving student achievement?

Here are the figures for the Colorado Education Association.

Total membership – 37,856, down 223

Total revenue – $11.1 million (89% came from member dues), down $420,000

Budget surplus – $37,000

Net assets – $5.4 million

Total staff – 52

Staff salaries and benefits – $6.6 million

Highest paid employee – Tony Salazar, executive director, $167,500 base salary

Highest paid contractor – No one received more than $100,000