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.

Paul O'Neill

  • Administration: Bush
  • Tenure: 2001-2002
  • Net worth: $63 million - $103 million
  • Best paid gig: CEO Alcoa (AA)

O'Neill was roundly criticized for saying he didn't need to sell his $100 million worth of Alcoa shares when he took office. O'Neill eventually gave in and starting selling them a few months later.

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  @jenliberto - Last updated January 25 2013 10:32 AM ET

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