Megyn Kelly Net Worth

Megyn Kelly Net Worth

What Is Megyn Kelly's Net Worth?

Megyn Kelly has a net worth of $45 Million and $23 Million as her salary per year, which she earned as a television host and political commentator. Kelly has always enjoyed her long, fruitful and successful career as a TV news correspondent, anchor, and host.

Megyn Kelly earned the net worth and salary from working for major cable news networks such as Fox News and NBC News previously. She was named as one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2014 by Times Magazine. 

Quick Facts About Megyn Kelly

Megyn Kelly Net Worth $45 Million
Salary $23 Million Per Year
Age 51 years old
Date of Birth Nov 18, 1970
Birth Place Champaign, Illinois
Height 5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)
Gender Female
Nationality United States of America
Profession Journalist

Wiki, Early Life And Social Medias

Megyn Kelly aka Megyn Marie Kelly was born on November 18th of 1970. She was born and raised in Champaign, Illinois in a Catholic household in Syracuse. She later moved to Albany, New York with her family at the age of nine where her father used to teach at the State University of New York.

Megyn Kelly attended Syracuse University's Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs after high school. Then, she obtained an undergraduate degree in political science before moving to Albany Law School in 1992.

Kelly started working as an associate at a major law firm in Chicago in 1995 after she achieved her Juris Doctor which led to working in the international law firm Jones Day for nine years.

Kelly is much active on social media with her profession. She is much active on Twitter with 2.5M followers and Facebook with 1M followers. She is active on Instagram with 157k followers and 334k subscribers on YouTube.

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Net worth and Career

According to Celebrity Net Worth, Megyn Kelly has a net worth of $45 Million which had made her a millionaire and one of the highest-paid TV personalities. With an annual salary of $23 million as a journalist, she has added much to her worth. She has also earned a booster part of her net worth from being author of most sold book.

Kelly started her career in 2003 as a mere assignment anchor at the WJLA media. She was a junior journalist who demonstrated her passion and talent from her early career. She was much famed for her work in sessions of "US Supreme Court justice" and "Chief justice", and "the presidential elections in 2004".

She then made her debut with Fox media from the famous show "Kelly's Court", which was broadcast at the weekends. This led her to more opportunities and successful shows in her career like "The O'Reilly Factor", "on the record", "American live", and "Red Eye w/ Greg Gutfeld" and "The Kelly File".

After her career at Fox News from 2004, Megyn Kelly reached a peak salary of $8 million per year which made her one of the highest-earning employees at the network. Her income was increased after she decided to move to NBC. She signed a three-year contract in 2017 which was worth $69 million making her salary the equivalent of $23 million per year.

Halfway through the deal, she was embroiled in controversy after she stated that blackface was acceptable in the context of Halloween costumes. She has also written a book "Settle for more",signing a contract deal of $10 million with Harper Collins in 2016.

Relationship and Personal Life

Megyn Kelly was married to Daniel Kendall from 2001 to 2006 for five years. Then, She was married to Douglas Brunt and has three children with him. They got married in 2008. Douglas Brunt is a novelist.

Megyn describes herself as a Catholic and follows the faith for her entire life. She says that she doesn't support any of the Democrat Party or the Republican Party.

Interesting Facts About Megyn Kelly

  • Kelly has received an award from Childhelp for her work as a Fox News anchor covering the subject of child abuse in 2009.
  • She managed to interview the former US president, Donald Trump after big struggles.