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Pulse Infographics How Nigerian Senators and House of Reps earn N6.78 billion annually

The staggering amount includes allowances, maintenance, accommodation and other luxuries paid to 469 public office holders

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How Nigerian senators and house of reps earn N6.78 billion annually play

How Nigerian senators and house of reps earn N6.78 billion annually

Annual salary

Members of Senate

Senate president – N2.48m

Deputy senate president – N2.3m

Other members – N2.02m

House of Representatives

Speaker House of Reps – N2.47m

Deputy Speaker House of Reps – N2.28m

Other members – N1.98m

Breakdown of allowances received by senators in percentage of the annual salary

Constituency – 250%

Accommodation – 200%

Vehicle maintenance – 75%

Domestic staff – 75%

Entertainment & utility – 30%

Wardrobe – 25%

Personal assistant – 25%

Newspaper – 15%

House maintenance – 5%

Breakdown of allowances received by members of House of Rep in percentage of the annual salary

Accommodation – 200%

Vehicle maintenance – 75%

Domestic staff – 75%

Entertainment & utility – 30%

Wardrobe – 25%

Personal assistant – 25%

Newspaper – 15%

House maintenance – 5%

Responsibility based on the position

Senate President/Speaker House of Reps - 10%

Deputies - 7%

Other members - 5%

 

Number of senators – 109

Total annual salary – N1.85bn

Number of House of Rep – 360

Total annual salary – N4.93bn

 

Data: Premiumtimesng

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