Ever wondered how much a politician staffer earn from the daily duties that they carry? If you don’t, then we are here to provide you with the right information about the earnings and net worth of the American political staffer Huma Abedin.
Abedin, who is a George Washington graduate, worked for Hillary Clinton‘s trusted advisor especially on the affairs of Middle East. Over the course of time, she gradually became Hillary’s closest associate and was also called as “Hillary Clinton’s secret weapon”. Let's overview her earnings and net worth from her involvement in political affairs.
Net Worth of Huma Abedin
The right-hand of Hillary Clinton, Huma Abedin has a net worth of $2 million. Abedin is supposed to have earned this worth with all those efforts and hard work she imposed while working for Hillary.
Abedin, who was also involved in Hillary’s personal life, was a consultant of the Clinton Foundation. Some part of her worth also comes up from her engagement with private consulting firm Zain Endeavors LLC.
Also, she was paid $25,000 on a monthly basis for her advisory and consulting works. This gradually resulted in her income to be $300,000 on annual basis. In the year 2016, Huma was stated as the highest paid staffer involved in the US presidential campaign as she pocketed an annual income of more than $3,00,000.
In the year 2013, she appeared in a documentary names as Weiner alongside her husband Anthony Weiner. With her popularity and huge salary for her works, she was awarded the Cinema Eye Honors Award in the year 2017.
Her hard work and increasing popularity also resulted in the emergence of one of the cast in American late-night show Saturday Night Live. And not to mention, all these endeavors has played a huge role in her net worth of $2 million.
Abedin’s Career as a Politician Staffer
The start of Abedin career was straight from her university days where she used to work as an intern in White House for Hillary Clinton. During her internship days, she somehow managed to impress Hillary with her consulting and advisory works. Due to this Hillary didn’t hesitate a bit and therefore made her personal aide.
With Abedin, Hillary gradually appeared in a various campaign like the U.S. Senate campaign in 2000 in New York and Democratic presidential nomination in 2008.
— Huma Abedin (@HumaAbedin) October 23, 2015
Abedin served as an advisor for Clinton. She used to handle particularly the Middle East part while working for Clinton. In the year 2009, she was appointed as the deputy chief of staff for Clinton’s State Department.
Following up, she also managed to become a consultant for strategic consulting firm Teneo. Also, she was also a consultant of the Clinton Foundation.
Abedin also led Hillary at the presidential campaign in 2016. She openly criticised Donald Trump in the camp.
To conclude, Abedin has been leading a successful career. She is paid well for her works and already owns a net worth of around $2 million. We wish her successful career ahead.