Washington Citizens' Commission on Salaries for Elected Officials

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Salary Information

2013 and 2014 Salary Schedule

 

Position

Current Salary

Salary Effective

9/1/2013

Salary Effective

9/1/2014

Executive Branch

Governor

166,891

166,891

166,891

Lieutenant Governor

93,948

97,000

97,000

Secretary of State

116,950

116,950

116,950

Treasurer

116,950

125,000

125,000

Auditor

116,950

116,950

116,950

Attorney General

151,718

151,718

151,718

Insurance Commissioner

116,950

116,950

116,950

Supt. of Public Instruction

121,618

124,050

127,772

Commissioner of Public Lands

121,618

124,050

124,050

Judicial Branch

Supreme Court Justices

164,221

167,505

172,531

Court of Appeals Judges

156,328

159,455

164,238

Superior Court Judges

148,832

151,809

156,363

District Court Judges

141,710

144,544

148,881

Legislative Branch

Legislator

42,106

42,106

42,106

Speaker of the House

50,106

50,106

50,106

Senate Majority Leader

50,106

50,106

50,106

House Minority Leader

46,106

46,106

46,106

Senate Minority Leader

46,106

46,106

46,106

 (479 total positions for whom we set salaries.)

The Final salary schedule was adopted at a public meeting on May 22, 2013.

Click HERE to see the Proposed Schedule.