Georgia Poly Sci Resources
Politicians in Georgia cannot hide their annual salaries and compensation from the public, as the state government has published official websites (such as open.ga.gov) containing databases on which citizens can search for the annual earnings for any state employee. Major politicians in Georgia and their salaries can be found below. Additional jobs within the discipline political science vary in their compensation, with some paying sizeable salaries. Salaries for these occupations, too, are available in the table that follows.
!=Salary is equal to or greater than $166,400/year
*Salary and employment data compiled by the U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2015
|Secretary of State||$64,394.36/year|
|State Legislator||$17,342/year + $173/day|
*Salary data compiled by the Sunshine Review, 2012 and Open.Georgia.gov, 2010