Members of the Senate By: Angel Sparks
- Must be at least 30 years of age.
- Must be a United States citizen for 9 years before the election.
- Legal resident of the state he/she represents.
Salary and Benefits
- Senates set their own salary.
- The salary as of right now; November 7, 2013; is $174,000.
- May be eligible for pensions of $150,000 or more for life.