How much does a Political Analyst make?

Updated Sep 23, 2021

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$74,031 /yr
Average Base Pay

30 salaries

$39K

Low

$74K

Average

$139K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Political Analyst is $74,031 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Political Analyst salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 30 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Political Analyst employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Intelligence Analyst$64,513 /yr
L3
Senior Intelligence Analyst$104,250 /yr
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United States Federal Government
4.1

United States Federal Government

Political Analyst

$113,748

 /yr
Range: $80K - $133K
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$80K

$133K

$80,220 - $133,239 Range

CIA
4

CIA

Political Analyst

$95,631

 /yr
Range: $90K - $108K

$90K

$108K

$90,117 - $108,125 Range

U.S. Department of State
4

U.S. Department of State

Political Analyst - Monthly
About 

$4K -$14K

$4K

$14K

$4,311 - $13,514 Range

Australian Broadcasting
3.6

Australian Broadcasting

Political Analyst
About 

$145K -$161K

$145K

$161K

$144,537 - $161,307 Range

Virtual Research Associates

Political Analyst
About 

$91K -$100K

$91K

$100K

$91,230 - $99,703 Range

Spectrum
3.2

Spectrum

Political Analyst
About 

$62K -$67K

$62K

$67K

$61,842 - $67,207 Range

Self Opportunity
4.3

Self Opportunity

Political Analyst
About 

$49K -$53K

$49K

$53K

$48,578 - $53,382 Range

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Harvard University
4.4

Harvard University

Political Analyst
About 

$53K -$58K

$53K

$58K

$53,444 - $57,844 Range

Olive Garden Italian Restaurants
3.7

Olive Garden Italian Restaurants

Political Analyst - Hourly
About 

$11 -$12

 hourly

$11

$12

$11 - $12 Range

US Department of Defense
4.1

US Department of Defense

Political Analyst
About 

$117K -$128K

$117K

$128K

$117,397 - $128,230 Range

ExxonMobil
3.2

ExxonMobil

Political Analyst
About 

$45K -$49K

$45K

$49K

$45,049 - $49,332 Range

Mercer
3.8

Mercer

Political Analyst
About 

$100K -$109K

$100K

$109K

$100,170 - $109,181 Range

University of Tennessee
4.2

University of Tennessee

Political Analyst - Hourly
About 

$9 -$10

 hourly

$9

$10

$9 - $10 Range

Rice University
4.5

Rice University

Political Analyst
About 

$77K -$84K

$77K

$84K

$76,543 - $83,651 Range

Perspecta
3.5

Perspecta

Political Analyst
About 

$118K -$128K

$118K

$128K

$118,339 - $127,860 Range

Koch Industries
3.9

Koch Industries

Political Analyst
About 

$69K -$76K

$69K

$76K

$69,050 - $76,017 Range

InfoCision
2.8

InfoCision

Political Analyst - Hourly
About 

$8 -$8

 hourly

$8

$8

$8 - $8 Range

Days Inn
3.4

Days Inn

Political Analyst - Hourly
About 

$36 -$39

 hourly

$36

$39

$36 - $39 Range

Sovereign Bancorp
2.2

Sovereign Bancorp

Political Analyst
About 

$76K -$82K

$76K

$82K

$75,714 - $81,636 Range

Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee
3.8

$46K

$50K

$46,479 - $49,983 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Political Analyst salaries

The national average salary for a Political Analyst is $74,031 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Political Analyst salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 30 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Political Analyst employees.

The highest salary for a Political Analyst in United States is $139,280 per year.

The lowest salary for a Political Analyst in United States is $39,349 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Political Analyst or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Political Analyst.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent political analyst salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$104,000
per year
An All-Source Intelligence Analyst in the Dayton, OH Area area reported making $104,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Dayton, OH Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$36,000
per year
An Intelligence Analyst in the Fayetteville, NC Area area reported making $36,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Fayetteville, NC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$2,307
monthly
An All-Source Intelligence Analyst in the Tucson, AZ Area area reported making $2,307 per month
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Tucson, AZ Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$2,200
monthly
A 35N - Signals Intelligence Analyst in the Augusta, GA Area area reported making $2,200 per month
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Augusta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$1,917
monthly
A Geospatial Imagery Intelligence Analyst in the Killeen, TX Area area reported making $1,917 per month
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Killeen, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$75,000
per year
A Threat Analyst in the Indianapolis, IN Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Indianapolis, IN Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$60,001
per year
A Product Surveillance Specialist in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $60,001 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$30,000
per year
An Intelligence Analyst in the Riverside, CA Area area reported making $30,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Riverside, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
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