Politician’s Salaries

The salaries listed below took effect on April 1, 2012, for all Members of Parliament and Senators, however MPs and Senators from all parties took a voluntary pay cut of 5%.

  • Members of House of Assembly $53,222
  • Speaker, House of Assembly $78,463
  • Deputy Speaker, House of Assembly $65,843
  • Premier $212,887
  • Deputy Premier as full time Minister $172,438
  • Minister in the House of Assembly [full time] $159,666
  • Opposition Leader $82,070
  • Junior Ministers in the House of Assembly $64,040
  • Party Whips $60,453
  • Senators $30,367
  • President of Senate $45,548
  • Vice – President of Senate $33,675
  • Full- time Minister in the Senate $142,413
  • Part – time Ministers in the Senate $83,390
  • Junior Ministers in Senate $41,792