Political Science Salaries in Indiana

The legal side of political science professions is expected to show great growth in Indiana through 2018 according to the Indiana Department of Workforce Development Research & Analysis. As you can see from the table below, law professions pay well in Indiana. Others with political science backgrounds who are also receiving decent salaries include broadcast news analysts and public relations managers. Indiana politicians have no reasons complain about their salaries, either, as you can see in the second chart.

Political Science Major Salary By Career in Indiana

Political Science Major Careers IN
Employment
Annual mean wage
Broadcast News Analysts
100
36000
Lawyers
7280
44590
Legislators
1710
16390
Paralegals and Legal Assistants
4010
27220
Political Science Teachers Postsecondary
320
41110
Political Scientists/Consultant
190
38960
Public Relations and Fundraising Managers
890
51880
Urban and Regional Planners
600
31080

!=Salary 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

Indiana Politician Salaries

Office Salary
Governor $95,000/year
Lieutenant Governor $79,192/year
Secretary of State $68,772/year
Attorney General $82,734/year
Treasurer $68,772/year
State Legislator $23,364/year +$155/day per diem

*Salary data compiled by the Sunshine Review, 2012 and Open.Georgia.gov, 2010

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