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Political Scientist Salary
in Maryland, United States

$95,103 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Political Scientist is $95,103 a year and $46 an hour in Maryland, United States. The average salary range for a Political Scientist is between $67,047 and $117,938. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Political Scientist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Maryland, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Studies proposed legislation to determine possible effect on an organization, alternatively, the interest of a client, who may be a person, specific group, or the general public.
  • Plans and runs campaigns towards attaining an organization's or client's goals.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Political Scientist Job Listings for Maryland, United States

Director of Federal & Political Affairs
Oct 10
Rockville, United States
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
Qualifications Knowledge Typically Acquired Through An advanced degree in political science, government, public policy or a related field. 8 years of experience on Capitol Hill, or direct federal ...
Promotions Assistant - Washington DC Promotions
Dec 10
Potomac, MD, USA
Communications, Business administration, Management, Advertising, Marketing, Public Relations, Political Science, Psychology, Sports Management, and related fields. * Willingness to succeed and train ...
Dec 3
Silver Spring, MD, USA
Point Solutions
... political science, psychology, military, sports management, athletic experience. Compensation is based on individual performance. Medical Benefits Are Available. Although this is an entry level ...
Entry Level Marketing Manager
Nov 26
Baltimore, MD, USA
US Business Services
... political science, psychology, military, sports management, and athletic experience,sales assistant, customer service assistant, marketing assistant, sales representative, marketing representative ...
Entry Level Professionals - Marketing & Sales
Nov 17
Towson, MD, USA
Marketing Firm
... political science, hospitality management, parks and recreation. Sports, sports background, athlete, athletic, college sports, college athlete, college athletics, professional sports, professional ...