Know who Chris Wallace is? What's his salary? How much wealth does he have? And other details regarding his earnings are here.
Christopher W. Wallace was born on October 12, 1947, in Chicago, the U.S. As he was birthed on Columbus Day, he was named Christopher. Although he is the biological child of "60 Minutes" reporter Mike Wallace, Chris grew up without any touch with his father and eventually reconnected as a teenager. When he was one year old, his parents split. CBS News President Bill Leonard and his wife Norma raised Chris as their own.
At Harvard, Chris Wallace started his broadcasting career by covering the news on the school's campus radio station. Following graduation from college, he decided to forgo Yale Law School and pursue a career in journalism by joining the staff of the Boston Globe. Fox News, 'Sunday with Chris Wallace' was launched in 2003 after a lengthy and successful run at ABC. Over time, he developed a reputation as one of the network's most trustworthy and fair-minded anchors.
He has earned quite a lot as a journalist and is involved in various sectors. In this article, we will talk about his salary, real estate business, the wealth he has accumulated and some other information regarding him that might seem interesting to you.
What is Chris Wallace's Salary? What's His Net Worth?
Chris's estimated net worth is $25 million, based on data from Celebrity Net Worth. He is said to receive a salary of $7 million per year. Chris Wallace made a whopping $7 million a year at Fox during his glory days. According to reports, he signed a new contract with Fox in September 2017 that would extend beyond the 2020 presidential election.
Image: Working for several news channels, Chris Wallace has a net worth of $25 million Source: Instagram @foxnewssunday
Whether he quits in December 2021 and walks away from millions of dollars in salary is still up in the air. When he joined CNN+, he reportedly received a significant pay increase. New York Post sources say CNN "overspent on talent" by awarding Wallace $9 million per year.
For many years, the news anchor has worked for major networks like ABC, Fox News, NBC, and CBS. He's interviewed some of the biggest names in politics, such asDonald Trump and Vladimir Putin, throughout his career.
Chris Wallace's House and Real Estate Involvement and Relationship Details
A 5,000-square-foot estate in one of Washington, D.C.'s most exclusive neighborhoods cost Chris Wallace and his wife, Lorraine, $1.1 million when they purchased it in 1997. Years later, both former President Barak Obama, Ivanka Trump, and Ivanka would purchase houses in the same neighborhood.
Image: Chris Wallace's House Source: Google
According to recent comparable sales, Chris's home is worth an estimated $4-6 million dollars. Chris Wallace is a man who has been married twice before. Four boys were born as a consequence of his first marriage, which took place in 1973, to Elizabeth Farrell. In 1997, he tied the knot with Lorraine Martin Smothers, with whom he now shares a home and two children. Lorna Smothers was married to Dick Smothers for more than a decade until he tragically passed away in 2011.