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Washington offered to be president just for expenses, however no one would permit that, so he was paid $25,000-a-year salary.

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The first president to be paid to be a president was George Washington.

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$25,000 per year which is equivalent to $566,000 in 2009 dollars

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President George Washington's yearly salary was $25,000.

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