The Washington Compensation of Elected Officials Amendment, also known as Senate Joint Resolution 4, was on the November 2, 1948 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure permitted the state legislature to fix the salaries of elected state officials. The measure added Article XXVIII to the Washington Constitution
| Washington SJR 4 (1948)|
| Yes|| 318,319|| 50.62%|
Election results via: Washington Secretary of State
Text of measure
- See also: Washington State Constitution, Article XXVIII
The language that appeared on the ballot:
|| PROPOSED AMENDMENT to the Constitution to permit the legislature to fix the salaries of the elected state officials.