Wayne LaPierre started working as the government activist and lobbyist soon after completing his master’s degree. He has been serving as the executive vice president and CEO of the biggest gun lobby in the USA, National Rifle Association since 1991. Before he joined NRA in 1977, he worked as the legislative adviser of the Democratic delegate Vic. Thomas. As of early 2018, he receives an annual salary of $985 thousand and has accumulated a net worth $10 million.