Some General Motors union employees are about to get a pretty nice bonus thanks to record profit sharing from the automaker.

GM is shelling out some big bonuses to union workers after the company earned more than $9 billion in 2016.

United Auto Worker employees will receive a maximum payout of $12,000.

The record setting year for General Motors was a result from high demand for full-size trucks and SUV's in the US.

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