A Policy Advisor earns an average salary of $60,476 per year. Experience strongly influences pay for this job. A skill in Policy Development is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

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$40,133 - $128,105  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 63
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Job Description for Policy Advisor

Policy advisors work with a range of elected officials, chief executives, and senior officers on specific projects, such as analyzing government-activity for campaign groups, developing media campaigns for public affairs consultancies, and conducting research for MPs/MSPs. They may also serve as lobbyists for industries, businesses, and charities.

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Experience Affects Policy Advisor Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 86%

Mid-Career
up arrow 48%

National Average
$61,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Skills That Affect Policy Advisor Salaries

Policy Development
up arrow 67%

National Average
$61,000

Policy Analysis
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
48 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
medical benefits
Vision: 59%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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