Meet These Top 5 Richest Politicians of the World

By on August 1, 2015

Politicians play an essential role in succession of affairs for the common well-being of the nation. They carry huge accountability on their shoulders, and are normally busy people who spend time to maneuver on politics. They actually deserve much more compensation for their services than what they get. However, there are still many nations where politicians get much more than you can ever imagine as compensation. Let us have a glance at the richest of these popular personalities from the political galleries of the world:

1. Lee Hsien Loong (Prime Minister of Singapore)

Prime Minister of Singapore, Lee Hsien Loong approximately takes $1,700,000 home yearly. The salary amount is much more than 30 times what an average citizen of Singapore earns. Following the communal discontent of his high salary, he took nearly 36% pay cut, thereby decreasing his salary amount. Even with the pay cut, the PM of Singapore is one of the highest paid politicians of the world.

Rishabh Sharma