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TheDailyBeast: Top-Earning Presidential Candidates

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17. Dwight D. Eisenhower (R), 1952 election

Per dollar the average American earned, Eisenhower earned: $14.46
Candidate income*: $48,331.83
Average American income: $3,343
Total federal taxes paid by candidate*: $12,154.21
Effective tax rate: 25.1%

*Figures are an average of total income and taxes in the four years leading up to campaign, according to historical press accounts

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