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American Federation of State County & Municipal Employe (AFSCME)


Salary Breakdown (2021)

  • Gross Salary: $231,162
  • Allowances: $0
  • Official Business: $0
  • Other Compensation: $0

Salary History

Year TitleGross SalaryTotal Compensation
2021GENERAL COUNSEL$231,162$231,162
2020GENERAL COUNSEL$236,577$236,657
2019GENERAL COUNSEL$222,127$222,347
2018GENERAL COUNSEL$222,127$222,995
2017GENERAL COUNSEL$211,841$212,216
2016GENERAL COUNSEL$205,933$207,659
2015GENERAL COUNSEL$211,244$211,304
2014GENERAL COUNSEL$242,000$243,511
2013ACTING GENERAL COUNSEL$185,927$186,172
2012ASSOC GENERAL COUNSEL$204,227$205,190
2011ASSOC GENERAL COUNSEL$183,100$184,849
2010ASSOC GENERAL COUNSEL$180,779$180,779
2009ASSOC GENERAL COUNSEL$177,057$177,189
2008ASSOC GENERAL COUNSEL$134,333$134,892
2007ASST GENERAL COUNSEL$128,265$128,672
2006ASST GENERAL COUNSEL$117,266$117,593
2005ASST GNL COUNSEL$117,401$117,471
2004ASST GEN COUNSEL$81,285$81,575
2003ASST GEN COUNSEL$87,653$88,817
2002ASST GEN CNSL$69,949$70,019

Source: LM forms filed with the Office of Labor-Management Standards. This information is a public record, which can also be found on the Department of Labor's website: