How much does a Political Consultant make?

Updated Nov 30, 2021

Industry

Employer Size

Experience

$80,001 /yr
Average Base Pay

17 salaries

$37K

Low

$80K

Average

$174K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Political Consultant is $80,001 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Political Consultant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 17 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Political Consultant employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Consultant$90,490 /yr
L3
Senior Consultant$107,584 /yr
L4
Lead Consultant$108,562 /yr
Career Path

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$66,846

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per year

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Self
4.6

Self

Political Consultant

$84,558

 /yr
Range: $69K - $87K
3 salaries
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$69K

$87K

$68,661 - $86,563 Range

United States Federal Government
4.1

United States Federal Government

Political Consultant
About 

$40K -$43K

$40K

$43K

$39,539 - $43,223 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Political Consultant - Hourly
About 

$29 -$30

 hourly

$29

$30

$29 - $30 Range

Other
4.1

Other

Political Consultant - Monthly Contractor
About 

$4K -$5K

$4K

$5K

$4,367 - $4,704 Range

Self Employed Chicago

Political Consultant
About 

$98K -$105K

$98K

$105K

$98,490 - $105,267 Range

4.2

Self Employed Chicago

Political Consultant
About 

$154K -$167K

$154K

$167K

$154,392 - $167,007 Range

3.8

Not Applicable

Political Consultant
About 

$72K -$78K

$72K

$78K

$71,582 - $77,963 Range

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University of San Francisco
4.1

University of San Francisco

Political Consultant - Hourly
About 

$18 -$20

 hourly

$18

$20

$18 - $20 Range

Port of Seattle
3.9

Port of Seattle

Political Consultant - Contractor
About 

$57K -$62K

$57K

$62K

$57,029 - $62,015 Range

Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee
3.8

$62K

$68K

$62,400 - $67,887 Range

Purpose
3.7

Purpose

Political Consultant - Hourly
About 

$66 -$71

 hourly

$66

$71

$66 - $71 Range

National Republican Senatorial Committee
4.1

National Republican Senatorial Committee

Political Consultant - Monthly Contractor
About 

$2K -$2K

$2K

$2K

$2,066 - $2,225 Range

Crossroads Campaigns Solutions
2.4

Crossroads Campaigns Solutions

Political Consultant
About 

$34K -$38K

$34K

$38K

$34,407 - $37,535 Range

Verafast
3.1

Verafast

Political Consultant - Hourly
About 

$10 -$11

 hourly

$10

$11

$10 - $11 Range

4.2

California Republican Party

Political Consultant
About 

$95K -$104K

$95K

$104K

$95,329 - $103,623 Range

Lincoln Strategy Group
4.4

Lincoln Strategy Group

Political Consultant - Monthly Contractor
About 

$4K -$5K

$4K

$5K

$4,460 - $4,834 Range

3.5

OnMessage

Political Consultant - Monthly
About 

$4K -$4K

$4K

$4K

$4,046 - $4,373 Range

Osteotech
3

Osteotech

Political Consultant - Contractor
About 

$66K -$72K

$66K

$72K

$66,094 - $71,709 Range

Snyder Pickerill Media Group
3.9

Snyder Pickerill Media Group

Political Consultant - Monthly
About 

$3K -$3K

$3K

$3K

$2,758 - $2,963 Range

1

Skyfire Media

Political Consultant - Hourly
About 

$16 -$17

 hourly

$16

$17

$16 - $17 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Political Consultant salaries

The national average salary for a Political Consultant is $80,001 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Political Consultant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 17 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Political Consultant employees.

The highest salary for a Political Consultant in United States is $173,729 per year.

The lowest salary for a Political Consultant in United States is $36,840 per year.

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

Recent Salary Reports

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

$50,000
per year
A Consultant in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$82,000
per year
A Consultant in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $82,000 per year
Job Highlights
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$81,000
per year
A Consulting Analyst in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $81,000 per year
Additional Pay
$9k profit sharing
Job Highlights
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$78,000
per year
A Consultant in the Jackson, MS Area area reported making $78,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Jackson, MS Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$175,000
per year
A Consultant in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $175,000 per year
Job Highlights
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$140,000
per year
A Consultant in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $140,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$75,000
per year
A Consultant in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$95,000
per year
A Consultant in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $95,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$90,000
per year
An IBM Consultant in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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