The projected cost of living increase for the 2015-2016 fiscal year will be 2.1%. This is based on 100% of the annual increase in the Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers. Salary scales will be raised on July 1, 2016.
AFSCME’s 1.6 million members provide the vital services that make America happen. With members in hundreds of different occupations — from public safety to water treatment, building inspection to neighborhood involvement — AFSCME advocates for fairness in the workplace, excellence in public services and prosperity and opportunity for all working families.