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Historical information on the salaries that United States Senators have been paid:[1]

Time Frame Salary per diem/annum
1789-1815 $6.00 per term
1815-1817 $1,500 per annum
1817-1855 $8.00 per diem
1855-1865 $3,000 per annum
1865-1871 $5,000 per annum
1871-1873 $7,500 per annum
1873-1907 $5,000 per annum
1907-1925 $7,500 per annum
1925-1932 $10,000 per annum
1932-1933 $9,000 per annum
1933-1935 $8,500 per annum
1935-1947 $10,000 per annum
1947-1955 $12,500 per annum
1955-1965 $22,500 per annum
1965-1969 $30,000 per annum
1969-1975 $42,500 per annum
1975-1977 $44,600 per annum
1977-1978 $57,500 per annum
1979-1983 $60,662.50 per annum
1983 $69,800 per annum
1984 $72,600 per annum
1985-1986 $75,100 per annum
1987 (1/1-2/3) $77,400 per annum
1987 (2/4) $89,500 per annum
1990 (2/1) $98,400 per annum
1991 $101,900 per annum
1991 (8/15) $125,100 per annum
1992 $129,500 per annum
1993-1997 $133,600 per annum
1998-1999 $136,700 per annum
2000 $141,300 per annum
2001 $145,100 per annum
2002 $150,000 per annum
2003 $154,700 per annum
2004 $158,100 per annum
2005 $162,100 per annum
2006-2007 $165,200 per annum
2008 $169,300 per annum
2009 $174,000 per annum[2]

Sources and notes

  1. ^ [1] Salaries of Members of Congress: A List of Payable Rates and Effective Dates on Senate.gov, Accessed 4 October 2008
  2. ^ Salaries. United States Senate. Retrieved on 07 July 2009.
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This article is part of the series:
United States Senate
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Current
(by seniorityTemplate:· by ageTemplate:· by class)

Former
Hill committees (DSCC, NRSC)
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DeanTemplate:· Presiding officer
Party leaders and Assistants

Democratic Caucus
Republican Conference

Politics and procedure
Advice and consent
Closed session (list)
ClotureTemplate:· Committees (list)
Executive sessionTemplate:· Filibuster
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Seal Template:· Standing RulesTemplate:· Traditions
Unanimous consent
VPs' tie-breaking votes
Places
United States Capitol
Senate office buildings
(DirksenTemplate:· HartTemplate:· Russell)


Historical information on the salaries that United States Senators have been paid:[1]

Time FrameSalaryper diem/annum
1789-1815 $6.00 per diem
1815-1817 $1,500 per annum
1817-1855 $8.00 per diem
1855-1865 $3,000 per annum
1865-1871 $5,000 per annum
1871-1873 $7,500 per annum
1873-1907 $5,000 per annum
1907-1925 $7,500 per annum
1925-1932 $10,000 per annum
1932-1933 $9,000 per annum
1933-1935 $8,500 per annum
1935-1947 $10,000 per annum
1947-1955 $12,500 per annum
1955-1965 $22,500 per annum
1965-1969 $30,000 per annum
1969-1975 $42,500 per annum
1975-1977 $44,600 per annum
1977-1978 $57,500 per annum
1979-1983 $60,662.50 per annum
1983 $69,800 per annum
1984 $72,600 per annum
1985-1986 $75,100 per annum
1987 (1/1-2/3) $77,400 per annum
1987 (2/4) $89,500 per annum
1990 (2/1) $98,400 per annum
1991 $101,900 per annum
1991 (8/15) $125,100 per annum
1992 $129,500 per annum
1993-1997 $133,600 per annum
1998-1999 $136,700 per annum
2000 $141,300 per annum
2001 $145,100 per annum
2002 $150,000 per annum
2003 $154,700 per annum
2004 $158,100 per annum
2005 $162,100 per annum
2006-2007 $165,200 per annum
2008 $169,300 per annum
2009 $174,000 per annum[2]

Sources and notes

  1. [1] Salaries of Members of Congress: A List of Payable Rates and Effective Dates on Senate.gov, Accessed 04 October, 2008
  2. Salaries. United States Senate. Retrieved on 07 July 2009.

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