On August 7, they will take office Gustavo Petro and Francia Márquez as president and vice president of Colombia. Below we tell you the salaries that the new head of state will receive and its formula, in accordance with the provisions of the ddecree 472 of 2022.
(Cooperation marked the beginning of the joint of the Petro government).
According to this decree, the elected president will earn 34.4 million pesos per month plus representation expenses. Thus, Gustavo Petro would earn 412 million pesos in one year.
In addition, when your period as president ends, you will receive a Life penssionto which all former presidents of the nation are entitled.
(Ocampo, Leyva and Gaviria, among the elected team of joint).
For its part, Vice President-elect Francia Márquez will earn $28,408,081. This amount is divided into: basic allowance: $7,783,819, representation expenses: $13,806,323 and management bonus: $6,817,939.
In this regard, it should be noted, according to Colombian law, “no authority may establish or modify the salary or benefit system established by the regulations of this decree, in accordance with the provisions of article 10 of Law 4 of 1992. Any provision in Otherwise, it will have no effect and will not create acquired rights.