A Look into Jen Psaki’s Net Worth and Career Trajectory 2024

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Jen Psaki Net Worth

Jen Psaki is a famous American political advisor, who formerly works under the Biden administration as the White House press secretary. She has stepped down from her role. 

This isn’t the first time Jen is working with an American President because she also worked in the same position while Barack Obama was the president. If you have been curious about Jen’s career, early life, and net worth, hang in there.

This article will venture deeper into Jen Psaki’s net worth, her career, and even her education and early life.

Quick Facts

Full Name Jennifer Rene Psaki
Birth Date December 1, 1978
Age 45
Country of Origin Greece
Nationality American
Profession Political Advisor
Marital Status Married
Parent’s Name Eileen Medvey
Dimitrios “James” R. Psaki
Spouse Gregory Mecher
Social Media Accounts: Facebook
Instagram
Twitter
Net Worth (as of 2024) $27 million
Last Updated: Jan 25, 2024

Early Life

Jen Psaki was born on December 01, 1978, in Stamford in the state of Connecticut. She is of Greek Irish, and Polish descent. She was born to Eileen Dolen Medley and Dimitrious R Psaki. Although there isn’t much information about her parents and her upbringing, reports suggest that she had a pretty great childhood.

Jen completed her graduation in English and Sociology and was an active part of the fraternities during her college days. She was also heavily involved in swimming and did it during her university days for 2 years straight.

Personal Life

Jen Psaki is quite private about her personal life and doesn’t delve much into it in front of the media. However, it is known that Jen is married to her husband, Gregory Mecher and the couple have a daughter.

Besides that, there isn’t any information about their day-to-day lives or even their point of residence.

Jen Psaki

Career

Following completing her graduation, Jen went on to become a registered member of the Democrats and has worked with multiple Democrat politicians throughout her career.

Jen has also worked for the re-election campaigns of Tom Harkin and later for Tom Vilsack, who was running for the position of governor. It was later in 2004 that Jen worked for a more serious position as the Deputy Press Secretary.

Furthermore, Jen has also worked for John Kerry’s election campaign, which they lost eventually. After that, Jen worked as the regional press secretary for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee.

Between 2005 and 2006, Jen worked with Joseph Crawley as his Communications Director. It was during this period that Jen met her husband, Greg Mecher.

As we mentioned before, Jen worked under the Obama administration in 2008. She worked as Obama’s travel secretary and later worked full-time as the Deputy Press Secretary, and she was later promoted to Deputy Communications Director, the same role that she worked for during the Biden administration as well.

Jen left her role as the White House Press Secretary in 2022, which was announced by President Joe Biden himself.

Net Worth

As of 2024, Jen Psaki has an estimated net worth of $27 million. The majority of the income and net worth are all thanks to her relatively huge success that she has managed to acquire as an American television politician press and communication secretary.

Jen reportedly had a salary of $180,000 during her last job role at the White House under the Biden administration. She also enjoyed a variety of additional perks that came with her job.

FAQs

1. What happened to Jen Psaki?

Jen Psaki initially worked as a political contributor for CNN from 2017 to 2020 and her sudden departure came as a shock for the viewers. She currently hosts a weekly television program, Inside with Jen Psaki, on MSNBC.

2. Is Jen Psaki replacing Chris Hayes?

Yes, Jen’s show replaced All In with Chris Hayes. The one with Chris Hayes is now postponed to Tuesday through Friday.

3. Who is Jen Psaki’s husband?

Jen has been married to her husband Gregory Mecher since 2010. They do prefer keeping their private life and their marriage out of the media, so she doesn’t speak much about him out in public.