Political Science Salaries in Nebraska

Throughout the next decade, opportunities for paralegals and legal assistants in Nebraska are expected to grow by almost 25 percent, according to the Occupational Supply Demand System. Positions in public relations will increase by more than 20 percent. These and other related political science occupations are predicted to experience amazing growth through the next decade. Check the salaries of the positions that interest you below. If politics appeal to you, the salaries of Nebraska's major politicians are also listed for your convenience.

Political Science Major Salary By Career in Nebraska

Political Science Major Careers NE
Employment
Annual mean wage
Lawyers
2860
48430
Legislators
1310
17080
Paralegals and Legal Assistants
1330
31400
Political Science Teachers Postsecondary
80
43920
Political Scientists/Consultant
60
47460
Public Relations and Fundraising Managers
650
43940
Urban and Regional Planners
240
43700

*Salary and employment data compiled by the U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2015

Nebraska Politician Salaries

Office Salary
Governor $105,000/year
Lieutenant Governor $75,000/year
Secretary of State $85,000/year
Attorney General $95,000/year
Treasurer $85,000/year
State Legislator $12,000/year + $39 or $109/day per diem

*Salary data compiled by the Sunshine Review, 2012

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