Biden’s 2020-2021 White Home Payroll – At $100.7 Million – Is Highest Ever

By Adam Andrzejewski for RealClearPolicy

The payroll for White Home employees beneath President Joseph Biden in his first two years had the very best headcount in historical past and spent $100.7 million. The payroll spending was reported in Biden’s annual report back to Congress printed on July 1. analyzed the payroll info the day it was launched and put out a complete take a look at the spending by way of its oversight report.

Throughout President Joe Biden’s first two-years, he spent $100.7 million on the most important White Home payroll in American historical past, primarily based on headcount. No White Home ever employed 500 staffers. The Biden White Home employed 560 (FY2021) and 474 this 12 months (2022). In 2022, the headcount dropped by 86 workers.

Biden employs 100 extra staffers than Trump (374) (FY2018) and 5 greater than Obama (469) (FY2010) on the similar level of their respective presidencies.

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There was 39.3-percent turnover in White Home employees, 12 months over 12 months. 220 workers from final 12 months are now not on payroll. This mirrored the turnover proportion of the worst 12 months of the Trump administration (2018). The prices over the primary two-years of the Biden administration exceeded Trump ($85.1 million) by $15.6 million; however the prices had been $5.7 million lower than Obama ($106.4 million), adjusted for inflation. (Nevertheless, Biden didn’t disclose the pay of 16 staffers.)

The projected four-year prices of the Biden payroll exceed $200 million, in comparison with the 2017-2020 Trump administration’s $152 million (inflation adjusted to $163 million), the 2013-2016 Obama administration’s $155.6 million ($178.2 million), and the 2009- 2012 Obama administration’s $153 million (inflation adjusted to $187 million).

Whereas the finances is only a tiny drop within the $4 trillion federal spending, it helps to grasp an administration’s priorities and forecast the way it will spend cash.

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