Dana Perino net worth: Dana Perino is an American political commentator with an estimated net worth of $4 million dollars. Born in Evanston, Wyoming, Dana Perino grew up in Denver, Colorado and graduated from Colorado State University-Pueblo in the mid-90s with a degree in Mass Communications. While in college she worked for various college stations, producing and hosting programs on politics and public affairs. She went on to earn her Masters Degree in Public Affairs Reporting from the University of Illinois at Springfield. After relocating to Washington, D.C., she served as a staff assistant for Rep. Scott McInnis. This led to work as the press secretary for Rep. Dan Schaefer. From there, she went on to become the spokesperson for the Department of Justice in 2001, and eventually rose to the position of Deputy Press Secretary under George W. Bush. She took over full Press Secretary duties from 2007-2008. She now works as a political commentator for Fox News, and co-hosts, "The Five". She is also the Editorial Director for Crown Forum, the conservative publishing arm of Crown Publishing Group.