Salaries of the President, Vice President, and Other U.S. Officials

Updated February 21, 2017 | Factmonster Staff

The salaries listed below are annual as of 2015. The president most recently received a raise in 2001.

PositionSalary
President
1789$25,000
1873$50,000
1909$75,000
1949$100,0001
1969$200,0001
2001$400,0001
Vice President$230,7002
Senator$174,000
Representative$174,000
Majority and Minority Leaders$193,400
Speaker of the House$223,500
Chief Justice, U.S. Supreme Court$255,500
Assoc. Justice, U.S. Supreme Court$244,400
1. Plus $50,000 non-taxable expense allowance to assist in defraying expenses relating to or resulting from the discharge of his official duties.
2. Plus $10,000 taxable expense allowance.
Source: Office of Personnel Management. Web: www.opm.gov/ .