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How much is a Treasury Secretary worth?

Treasury Secretary nominee Jack Lew is worth between $748,000 and $1.7 million, on par with outgoing secretary Tim Geithner but well below recent predecessors. The Treasury Secretary job pays $199,700 a year.

Jack Lew

  • Administration: Obama
  • Tenure: 2013
  • Net worth: $748,000 - $1.7 million
  • Best paid gig: Citigroup (C) COO of alternative investments

Lew lost a bundle shedding Citigroup stock when he returned to public service in 2009. When he sold some $50,000 to $100,000 worth of stock in April 2009, Citi was trading at $3.80 a share -- down from all- time highs above $55 a share when he was employed by Citigroup from 2006 through 2008.

Source: Getty
- Last updated January 25 2013 10:32 AM ET

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