New York State Assembly Salaries :: Assembly

New York State Assembly Salaries

NY Legislature

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - All New York state legislators are paid the same base salary of $79, 500 for the part-time job.

But most make more than that. They can add to the base:

  • "Lulus, " or extra pay for committee assignments.
  • $172 per diem payments to cover food and Albany lodging during session, plus reimbursements for transportation.
  • Double dipping: Pension payments for those who have reached age 65, filed for retirement and returned to work.

And the top lawmakers are really getting as much as $205, 000 in government money.

We asked New York State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli's staff for records of each source of income for each legislator and added them together.

You can search our database to see how much each legislator is taking home from Albany.

Sen. John DeFrancisco, R-Syracuse, tops the list of Central New York legislators. In fact, he ranks 4th in the state for salary plus "lulus" because he is chairman of the Senate Finance Committee. In 2014, he made $113, 500 with lulus and another $10, 508 for travel expenses.


You might also like

New York State Assembly
New York State Assembly
New York State Assembly - Member Section
New York State Assembly - Member Section
Hansen (Lorentz) v. Board of Inspectors of Election In and For the 8th Election District of the 68th Assembly District of New York U.S. Supreme Court Transcript of Record with Supporting Pleadings
Book (Gale, U.S. Supreme Court Records)
Statement of Austin J. Tobin, executive director of the Port of New York Authority: Before the New York State Assembly Committee on Corporations, ... New Jersey State Legislature, March 5, 1971
Book (Port of New York Authority)
In the matter of the reapportionment of the state of New York into new Senate and Assembly districts, pursuant to joint resolution adopted by the Legislature of the State of New York : counsel's report : report to Joint Legislative Committee on Reapportionment
Book ([ ])
Latinos and the redistricting process in New York City: An assessment and profiles of the new Latino Assembly, State Senate and congressional districts
Book (Institute for Puerto Rican Policy)
The New York State Legislative Task Force on Demographic Research and Reapportionment : co-chairmen's final proposal to the legislative task force, 1992 assembly and state senate district boundaries
Book (The Task Force)

Copyright © . All Rights Reserved