GM Workers: 47,500 members of the United Auto Workers will get up to $7,000 each
Chrysler: 26,000 union workers got checks averaging $1,500 each
Ford: $2,450 to each worker
Boeing: 33,500 workers got checks for $3,500-4,000 each
And its not just the workers themselves that benefit. For example, in the Seattle area (home of Boeing):
Economist Dick Conway told the Seattle Times the payments would inject $217.5 million into the local economy.