Governor Andrew Cuomo is a wealthy man and has a projected net worth of $20 million in 2022. The 68-year-old Democrat was born in Queens, New York. His parents were Italian immigrants. His father, Andrea Cuomo, emigrated to the United States in 1926, and his mother, Maria Cuomo, emigrated from Italy in the same year.
His father Mario raised him and the two brothers in Queens. As a child, Andrew Cuomo joined his father’s campaign staff as a policy adviser for $1 a year. He served as the Assistant District Attorney in New York and chaired the New York City Homeless Commission. In 1993, he was named assistant secretary of community planning and development at the Department of Housing and Urban Development. He served as Secretary of Housing and Urban Design from 1997 to 2001.
The governor of New York earns a salary of $225,000 per year. His net worth is estimated to be $6 million in 2022. Cuomo also earns money from his book sales. In 2016, his book sold for $5 million. However, his salary is not the only source of income. The income from book sales is considered to be Andrew’s main source of wealth. In addition to his salary and investments, he also has a large number of other sources of income.