Politics is all we have been hearing on the news recently. I started thinking how much do these people make? They are public service they can’t be making that much! Was I ever wrong. They make some serious coin and are good at spending it as well. Here is what our United States Politicians and Government officials make annually.
Judge of the Supreme Court:
They are paid between $208,100 and $217,400 per year.
United States House of Representatives:
Each Representative make $174,000. The Speaker of the House makes $223,500 and $193,400 for party leaders.
United State Senators:
Each Senator makes $174,000 per year. The party leaders earn $193,400.
Vice President of the United States:
They make $227,300.
President of the United States:
They make a annual salary of $400,000 plus $50,000 expense account. They also get $100,000 travel account.
They are not hurting for money at all. They make plenty more than the national average.