At present, the annual salary of the president of the United States is about 400000 dollars. After retirement, he can make money by publishing books and speeches. Who are the five richest presidents in the history of the United States? Andrew Jackson, the seventh president of the United States, is the fifth richest president in the history of the United States. He has about $132 million in assets. He is famous for spending freely, buying a lot of whiskey, imported food and furniture, and often renovating luxury homes. Theodore Roosevelt ranked fourth with $139 million in assets. Born rich, Roosevelt never had to worry about money. While sitting on a high inheritance, he also received various kinds of wages. In addition, many of his best-selling books also brought a lot of income. Thomas Jefferson, the third president of the United States, was ranked third with a net worth of $236.8 million. However, Jefferson, who spent too much money, was probably the most illiterate president in the history of the United States and was heavily in debt at the time of his death. George Washington, the first president, ranked second with $587 million in assets and an annual salary of $25000, accounting for 2% of the U.S. budget. Trump is the richest US president with a net worth of $2.1 billion. As a real estate tycoon, trump owns a large number of luxury houses, with sea lake manor worth $25 million and trump mansion luxury apartments worth $54 million.