Pete Buttigieg, the former mayor of South Bend, will be running for American Presidency Election 2020. Previously, Buttigieg ran for the DNC chair election in 2017. However, he withdrew from the race on the day of the election.

Pete Buttigieg is also the first government official to accept his non-heterosexual status. Learn more about the youngest mayor in America including his net worth and relationship in this article.

Is Pete Buttigieg Married?

Yes, Pete Buttigieg is a married man. Pete tied the knot with partner Chasten Glezman in an intimate ceremony on June 16, 2018. Furthermore, he took vows with his lover in the Cathedral of St James in front of his friends and family.

Although Pete became the talk of the town when he admitted his non-heterosexual preference back in 2015, his past relationship remains shrouded in mystery. Moreover, the former mayor kept most of his past affairs away from the media.

How Much is Pete Buttigieg’s Net Worth?

The former mayor of South Bend, Pete Buttigieg has an estimated net worth of $2 million. Furthermore, he earned his wealth from the various jobs he worked throughout his life.

Pete worked as the mayor for two terms, in the military, conference director at Cohen Group, as well as a consultant for McKinsey and Company. Moreover, here’s the average pay for those jobs:

  • A mayor in the city of 100,000 residents earns $100,000 per year.
  • A navy lieutenant earns $5,069.70 per month that is, $60k per year.
  • A conference director at Cohen Group earns an estimated salary of $50,000.
  • Consultant for McKinsey and Company earns an estimated annual salary of $72,000 to $174,000.

Pete also published a book in 2019, which is sold in $27.95. Furthermore, with Pete’s accumulated wealth, he and his life partner are able to live a life in luxury and comfort. However, the former mayor hasn’t revealed his real estate or his car collection as of yet.

The man also sells his merch from his website that was created for the Presidential campaign 2020. He sells Tees ($30), V-Neck Tees ($27), Hat ($25), Koozie ($5), and much more. The profit would be used for his own campaign! 

Pete Buttigieg’s Running for President in 2020

Pete Buttigieg launched an exploratory committee to run for Presidency in the 2020 election. Furthermore, he is a Democrat and will be biding his candidacy from the Democratic Party.

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Pete became the youngest mayor of a city with over 100k resident in American history. Furthermore, the former mayor gained nationwide attention in the aftermath of 2016’s presidential election. He came to fame through his essay “A Letter from Flyover Country” advised his fellow Democrats on how to recover from their defeat that year.

Well, we simply wish good luck to Pete for the election he is on! Moreover, we heartily wish luck to other candidates including John McAfeeJohn DelaneyTulsi Gabbard, Kirsten GillibrandKamala HarrisElizabeth Warren, Andrew Yang, Michael E. Arthand President Donald Trump.

Pete Buttigieg’s Wiki Bio

The former mayor, Pete Buttigieg was born on January 19, 1982, as Peter Paul Montgomery Buttigieg. Furthermore, he was born in South Bend, Indiana, USA.

He was born to his parents, Joseph Buttigieg his father and Jennifer Ann Buttigieg née Montgomery his mother. Moreover, Pete is an American by nationality and belongs to White ethnicity/race.

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Moving on to his academic qualifications, Buttigieg graduated from St. Joesph High School in 2000. Moreover, he became president and valedictorian of his senior class. Furthermore, he was also honored by Caroline Kennedy during May 22nd, 2000 for his essay on JFK Profiles in Courage Essay Contest.

More on his academic qualifications, he later attended Harvard College. Furthermore, he has also become the President of the Harvard Institute of Politics Student Advisory Committee.

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Similarly, he worked on the Institute’s annual study of youth attitudes on Politics. Pete graduated in 2004 receiving his Bachelor’s Degree in Arts.

Not done yet, Pete later joined Pembroke College, Oxford. Furthermore, he received a first class honors degree in philosophy, politics, and economics in 2007.

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