Dana Perino Salary: Dana Perino was born in Evanston, Wyoming, and grew up in Denver, Colorado. She received a Mass Communications degree from the State University of Colorado, in the mid-1990s. She worked for numerous college stations while in college, producing and hosting political and public relations programs. She went on to the University of Illinois at Springfield, where she earned a master’s degree in public affairs reporting. She worked as a staff assistant for Rep. Scott McInnis after moving to Washington, D.C.
As a result, I was hired as Rep. Dan Schaefer’s press secretary. She then went on to become the Department of Justice’s spokeswoman in 2001, ultimately rising to the rank of Deputy Attorney General. She then became the spokesman for the Justice Department in 2001, and finally became deputy secretary of the Press under George W. Bush.
From 2007-2008, she assumed full duties as press secretary. She now works for Fox News as a politician and co-host “The Five.” She is also the Crown Forum Editorial Director, the Crown Publication Group’s conservative publishing arm. Dana Perino is a US political commentator with a net value of $6 million.