The salaries of astronauts vary from $64,724 to $141,715, depending on several factors. Each individual astronaut's education and experience also play a part in determining earnings, and wages differ from agency to agenc... More »

While it is illegal to sell organs as of 2015, there are a number of legal ways for humans to sell organic material, such as use of a womb, breast milk, blood plasma and sex cells, according to Bankrate. Other methods of... More » Science Forensic Science

The advantages of joining a space exploration program as a scientist or an astronaut include the satisfaction of solving an intellectual challenge, the high salary and the adventurous experience. Some of the cons are tha... More »

As a GS-11 pay grade, astronauts earn $64,724 annually, although pay at the GS-14 level is $141,715. According to NASA, the salary for an astronaut is based on the federal government's general schedule, with astronauts b... More »

Salaries for astronauts are based upon the Federal Government's General Schedule pay scale for grades GS-11 through GS-14. Grade GS-11 starts at $64,724 per year, a GS-14 has the ability to earn up to $141,715 per year. More » Business & Finance Careers Salaries

In 2011, elected officials of the United States earned salaries that ranged from $13,797 to $400,000, according to the Houston Chronicle. Salaries vary widely at the local, state and federal levels. More » Business & Finance Careers Salaries

Canadian TV salaries are generally lower than TV salaries in the United States due to the lack of major stars in Canadian television. However, Canadian TV salaries are still high-paying compared to many other jobs, as of... More » Business & Finance Careers Salaries