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American Federation of Teachers (AFT)


Salary Breakdown (2015)

  • Gross Salary: $227,772.00
  • Allowances: $995.00
  • Official Business: $9,129.00
  • Other Compensation: $3,307.00

Salary History

Year TitleGross SalaryTotal Compensation
2015GENERAL COUNSEL$227,772$241,203
2014GENERAL COUNSEL$211,293$225,442
2013GENERAL COUNSEL$202,060$218,644
2012GENERAL COUNSEL$204,958$220,325
2011GENERAL COUNSEL$182,709$197,011
2010ASSOC GENERAL COUNSEL$166,087$173,238
2009ASSOC GENERAL COUNSEL$161,677$170,593
2008ASSOC GENERAL COUNSEL$155,627$168,253
2007ASSOC GENERAL COUNSEL$149,843$162,627
2006ASSOC GENERAL COUNSEL$144,763$154,694
2005ASSOC GENERAL COUNSEL$135,768$147,961
2004ASSOC GEN COUNSE$19,244$21,677

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: