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What is the average salary for Senators in the United States?

Senators earn an average salary of $39,320 per year. Salaries typically start from $16,620 and go up to $85,460.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

The top 10% of Senators in the United States earn:

N/A an hour $85,460 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Senators in the United States earn:

N/A an hour $56,060 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Senators in the United States earn:

N/A an hour $20,620 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Senators in the United States earn:

N/A an hour $17,950 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Senators in the United States earn:

N/A an hour $16,620 per year

Historical salary for Senators in the United States

Senator salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Senator Salary in Washington - $81,350 # 1
Senator Salary in New York - $80,910 # 2
Senator Salary in Colorado - $65,630 # 3
Senator Salary in California - $54,300 # 4
Senator Salary in Hawaii - $50,630 # 5
Senator Salary in Kansas - $42,210 # 6
Senator Salary in Pennsylvania - $41,430 # 7
Senator Salary in Nevada - $41,250 # 8
Senator Salary in Wyoming - $40,390 # 9
Senator Salary in Florida - $39,180 # 10
Senator Salary in South Dakota - $38,930 # 11
Senator Salary in New Jersey - $38,600 # 12
Senator Salary in Maryland - $38,030 # 13
Senator Salary in Arizona - $35,490 # 14
Senator Salary in Oklahoma - $34,730 # 15
Senator Salary in Connecticut - $34,400 # 16
Senator Salary in Massachusetts - $33,220 # 17
Senator Salary in Oregon - $32,630 # 18
Senator Salary in Wisconsin - $31,260 # 19
Senator Salary in Ohio - $30,880 # 20
Senator Salary in Montana - $30,490 # 21
Senator Salary in Iowa - $30,280 # 22
Senator Salary in Utah - $30,250 # 23
Senator Salary in Michigan - $29,490 # 24
Senator Salary in Texas - $29,320 # 25
Senator Salary in Illinois - $28,920 # 26
Senator Salary in Tennessee - $28,470 # 27
Senator Salary in West Virginia - $27,540 # 28
Senator Salary in Missouri - $26,180 # 29
Senator Salary in Virginia - $25,320 # 30
Senator Salary in Mississippi - $25,310 # 31
Senator Salary in Georgia - $24,290 # 32
Senator Salary in Minnesota - $24,170 # 33
Senator Salary in Nebraska - $23,760 # 34
Senator Salary in Idaho - $23,490 # 35
Senator Salary in Alabama - $22,660 # 36
Senator Salary in Louisiana - $22,620 # 37
Senator Salary in Arkansas - $21,250 # 38
Senator Salary in New Mexico - $20,910 # 39
Senator Salary in Rhode Island - $20,310 # 40
Senator Salary in South Carolina - $18,720 # 41
Senator Salary in New Hampshire - $17,500 # 42
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics