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.

Tim Geithner

  • Administration: Obama
  • Tenure: 2009- 2013
  • Net worth: $239,000 to $6 million
  • Best paid gig: NY Fed chief

Geithner's personal finances are dampened in part by first and second mortgages on two houses, including his Larchmont, N.Y., home, which he was never able to sell. He reports four mortgages as liabilities totaling between $1.35 million and $2.75 million.

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- Last updated January 25 2013 10:32 AM ET

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