Political Science Salaries in Deleware

Despite being one of the smallest states in the Union, Delaware pays its politicians considerable annual salaries. If you are a Delawarean who is a political science major but you do not wish to work in politics, there are many other career options open to you that also pay well. The law and public relations fields, both sub-disciplines of political science, in particular are quite lucrative within Delaware. Examine the following tables to see what your chosen occupation currently pays in Delaware.

Political Science Major Salary By Career in Deleware

Political Science Major Careers DE
Employment
Annual mean wage
Lawyers
2970
76970
Paralegals and Legal Assistants
1350
37810
Public Relations and Fundraising Managers
180
84920
Urban and Regional Planners
220
45150

!=This wage is equal to or greater than $166,400/year
*Salary and employment data compiled by the U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2015

Deleware Politician Salaries

Office Salary
Governor $171,000/year
Lieutenant Governor $74,345/year
Secretary of State $120,755/year
Attorney General $137,425/year
Treasurer $107,300/year
State Legislator $41,380/year + $7334/year

*Salary data compiled by the Sunshine Review, 2009

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