Let’s put it this way, working for the president is a pretty good gig.
Even though the staff has to take days off due to the sequester, it looks like they can afford it.
Take a look at some of the salaries and feel free to leave your thoughts in the comments section below.
Jay Carney, press secretary: $172,200
Tom Donilon, national security adviser: $172,200
Valerie Jarrett, senior adviser: $172,200
Gene Sperling, director of the National Economic Council: $172,200
Dan Pfeiffer, senior adviser: $172,200
Alyssa Mastromonaco, deputy chief of staff: $172,200
Jeanne Lambrew, deputy assistant to the president for health policy: $158,500
Heather Zichal, deputy assistant to the president: $140,000