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|-
 
| [[Governor of Alabama|Alabama]]
 
| [[Governor of Alabama|Alabama]]
| $112,895
+
| $120,936
| $40/day for travel under some circumstances.  Additionally, a cost of living increase is scheduled for the in-coming governor in January 2011, which will raise salary to somewhere between $115,000 and $120,000.<ref>[http://www.tuscaloosanews.com/article/20090405/NEWS/904059973 ''Tuscaloosa News'', "Governor's pay a factor in who runs for office", April 5, 2009]</ref>
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| 31
|31
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Governor of Alaska|Alaska]]
 
| [[Governor of Alaska|Alaska]]
| $125,000
+
| $145,000
| Set by statute under Article 01. SALARIES, Sec. 39.20.010. Annual salary of governor.
+
| 18
|25
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Governor of Arizona|Arizona]]
 
| [[Governor of Arizona|Arizona]]
 
| $95,000
 
| $95,000
|  
+
| 46
|42
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Governor of Arkansas|Arkansas]]
 
| [[Governor of Arkansas|Arkansas]]
| $80,848
+
| $86,890
|
+
| 49
|49
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Governor of California|California]]
 
| [[Governor of California|California]]
| $206,500
+
| $173,987
| Former Governor Arnold Schwarzanegger declined to accept a salary.
+
| 6
|1
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Governor of Colorado|Colorado]]
 
| [[Governor of Colorado|Colorado]]
 
| $90,000
 
| $90,000
|
+
| 48
|48
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Governor of Connecticut|Connecticut]]
 
| [[Governor of Connecticut|Connecticut]]
 
| $150,000
 
| $150,000
|  
+
| 12
|11
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Governor of Delaware|Delaware]]
 
| [[Governor of Delaware|Delaware]]
| $132,500
+
| $171,000
|  
+
| 7
|22
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Governor of Florida|Florida]]
 
| [[Governor of Florida|Florida]]
| $132,932
+
| $130,273
|  
+
| 26
|21
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Governor of Georgia|Georgia]]
 
| [[Governor of Georgia|Georgia]]
| $135,281
+
| $139,339
|  
+
| 24
|20
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Governor of Hawaii|Hawaii]]
 
| [[Governor of Hawaii|Hawaii]]
| $112,000
+
| $117,312
|  
+
| 33
|32
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Governor of Idaho|Idaho]]
 
| [[Governor of Idaho|Idaho]]
| $105,560
+
| $115,348
|  
+
| 34
|36
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Governor of Illinois|Illinois]]
 
| [[Governor of Illinois|Illinois]]
| $155,600
+
| $177,412
|  
+
| 3
|8
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Governor of Indiana|Indiana]]
 
| [[Governor of Indiana|Indiana]]
| $95,000
+
| $107,881
|  
+
| 40
|42
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Governor of Iowa|Iowa]]
 
| [[Governor of Iowa|Iowa]]
 
| $130,000
 
| $130,000
|  
+
| 27
|24
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of Kansas|Kansas]]
 
| [[Governor of Kansas|Kansas]]
| $105,889
+
| $99,636
|  
+
| 44
|35
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of Kentucky|Kentucky]]
 
| [[Governor of Kentucky|Kentucky]]
| $137,506
+
| $151,643
|  
+
| 11
|18
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of Louisiana|Louisiana]]
 
| [[Governor of Louisiana|Louisiana]]
| $95,000
+
| $130,000
|  
+
| 28
|42
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of Maine|Maine]]
 
| [[Governor of Maine|Maine]]
 
| $70,000
 
| $70,000
|
+
| 50
|50
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of Maryland|Maryland]]
 
| [[Governor of Maryland|Maryland]]
 
| $150,000
 
| $150,000
|  
+
| 13
|11
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of Massachusetts|Massachusetts]]
 
| [[Governor of Massachusetts|Massachusetts]]
| $140,535
+
| $139,832
|  
+
| 22
|16
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of Michigan|Michigan]]
 
| [[Governor of Michigan|Michigan]]
| $177,000
+
| $159,300
|  
+
| 10
|4
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of Minnesota|Minnesota]]
 
| [[Governor of Minnesota|Minnesota]]
 
| $120,303
 
| $120,303
|  
+
| 32
|27
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of Mississippi|Mississippi]]
 
| [[Governor of Mississippi|Mississippi]]
 
| $122,160
 
| $122,160
|
+
| 30
| 26
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of Missouri|Missouri]]
 
| [[Governor of Missouri|Missouri]]
| $120,087
+
| $133,821
|
+
| 25
| 28
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of Montana|Montana]]
 
| [[Governor of Montana|Montana]]
| $96,462
+
| $108,167
|  
+
| 39
|41
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of Nebraska|Nebraska]]
 
| [[Governor of Nebraska|Nebraska]]
 
| $105,000
 
| $105,000
|  
+
| 42
|38
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of Nevada|Nevada]]
 
| [[Governor of Nevada|Nevada]]
| $144,000
+
| $141,000
|
+
| 21
| 14
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
+
| [[Governor of New Hampshire|New Hampshire]]
| [[New Hampshire Governor|New Hampshire]]
+
| $113,834
| $188,990
+
| 35
|
+
| 2
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of New Jersey|New Jersey]]
 
| [[Governor of New Jersey|New Jersey]]
 
| $175,000
 
| $175,000
|  
+
| 4
|5
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of New Mexico|New Mexico]]
 
| [[Governor of New Mexico|New Mexico]]
 
| $110,000
 
| $110,000
|
+
| 37
| 33
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of New York|New York]]
 
| [[Governor of New York|New York]]
 
| $179,000
 
| $179,000
|  
+
| 2
|3
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of North Carolina|North Carolina]]
 
| [[Governor of North Carolina|North Carolina]]
| $130,629
+
| $139,590
|
+
| 23
|23
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of North Dakota|North Dakota]]
 
| [[Governor of North Dakota|North Dakota]]
| $92,483
+
| $110,283
|  
+
| 36
|47
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of Ohio|Ohio]]
 
| [[Governor of Ohio|Ohio]]
| $144,830
+
| $148,886
|  
+
| 16
|13
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of Oklahoma|Oklahoma]]
 
| [[Governor of Oklahoma|Oklahoma]]
| $140,000
+
| $147,000
|
+
| 17
|17
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of Oregon|Oregon]]
 
| [[Governor of Oregon|Oregon]]
 
| $93,600
 
| $93,600
|  
+
| 47
|46
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of Pennsylvania|Pennsylvania]]
 
| [[Governor of Pennsylvania|Pennsylvania]]
| $164,396
+
| $183,255
|  
+
| 1
|7
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of Rhode Island|Rhode Island]]
 
| [[Governor of Rhode Island|Rhode Island]]
| $117,817
+
| $129,210
|
+
| 29
|29
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of South Carolina|South Carolina]]
 
| [[Governor of South Carolina|South Carolina]]
 
| $106,078
 
| $106,078
|  
+
| 41
|34
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of South Dakota|South Dakota]]
 
| [[Governor of South Dakota|South Dakota]]
| $105,444
+
| $98,031
|  
+
| 45
|37
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
+
| [[Governor of Tennessee|Tennessee]]
| [[Tennessee Governor|Tennessee]]
+
| $170,340
| $155,000
+
| 8
|
+
|9
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of Texas|Texas]]
 
| [[Governor of Texas|Texas]]
| $115,345
+
| $150,000
|  
+
| 14
|30
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of Utah|Utah]]
 
| [[Governor of Utah|Utah]]
| $104,100
+
| $109,470
|  
+
| 38
|40
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of Vermont|Vermont]]
 
| [[Governor of Vermont|Vermont]]
| $143,957
+
| $142,542
|  
+
| 20
|15
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of Virginia|Virginia]]
 
| [[Governor of Virginia|Virginia]]
 
| $175,000
 
| $175,000
|  
+
| 5
|6
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of Washington|Washington]]
 
| [[Governor of Washington|Washington]]
| $150,995
+
| $166,891
|  
+
| 9
|10
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
 
| [[Governor of West Virginia|West Virginia]]
 
| [[Governor of West Virginia|West Virginia]]
| $95,000
+
| $150,000
|  
+
| 15
|42
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
+
| [[Governor of Wisconsin|Wisconsin]]
| [[Wisconsin Governor|Wisconsin]]
+
| $144,423
| $137,092
+
| 19
|
+
|19
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
+
| [[Governor of Wyoming|Wyoming]]
| [[Wyoming Governor|Wyoming]]
+
 
| $105,000
 
| $105,000
|  
+
| 43
|39
+
|-
 
|}
 
|}
 
  
 
==Notes==
 
==Notes==

Revision as of 13:22, 7 January 2013

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State Salary Rank
Alabama $120,936 31
Alaska $145,000 18
Arizona $95,000 46
Arkansas $86,890 49
California $173,987 6
Colorado $90,000 48
Connecticut $150,000 12
Delaware $171,000 7
Florida $130,273 26
Georgia $139,339 24
Hawaii $117,312 33
Idaho $115,348 34
Illinois $177,412 3
Indiana $107,881 40
Iowa $130,000 27
Kansas $99,636 44
Kentucky $151,643 11
Louisiana $130,000 28
Maine $70,000 50
Maryland $150,000 13
Massachusetts $139,832 22
Michigan $159,300 10
Minnesota $120,303 32
Mississippi $122,160 30
Missouri $133,821 25
Montana $108,167 39
Nebraska $105,000 42
Nevada $141,000 21
New Hampshire $113,834 35
New Jersey $175,000 4
New Mexico $110,000 37
New York $179,000 2
North Carolina $139,590 23
North Dakota $110,283 36
Ohio $148,886 16
Oklahoma $147,000 17
Oregon $93,600 47
Pennsylvania $183,255 1
Rhode Island $129,210 29
South Carolina $106,078 41
South Dakota $98,031 45
Tennessee $170,340 8
Texas $150,000 14
Utah $109,470 38
Vermont $142,542 20
Virginia $175,000 5
Washington $166,891 9
West Virginia $150,000 15
Wisconsin $144,423 19
Wyoming $105,000 43

Notes

46 states subsidize their governor's travel.

44 states have an official gubernatorial residence.

References