How much is Shepard Smith worth?
|Net Worth:||$25 Million|
|Date of Birth:||January 14, 1964|
|Country:||United States of America|
Who Is Shepard Smith
Shepard Smith is very well paid TV anchorman who just left the Fox channel. Smith had been with Fox since it’s inception in 1996. In 2007, he signed 3-year contract with Fox News that was bringing him between $7 million to $8 million annually and renewed it in 2015 for a speculated $10 million dollars per year.
Shepard Smith has a net worth of at least $25 million dollars, as of 2020.
Shepard was born January 14, 1964 in Holly Springs, Mississippi. He studied at Marshall Academy and at the University of Mississippi where he pursued a college degree in Journalism. His first job at television was with WJHG-TV. However, his career skyrocketed in 2007 when he joined Fox News.
His annual salary while at Fox put him into the highest paid bracket among television anchors, along the likes of Bill Maher and Anderson Cooper. He hosted the Shepard Smith Reporting since 2013 and left in 2019. He also had minor roles in a few movies where he plays himself, like Volcano (1997) with Tommy Lee Jones.
In 1987, Smith married his university sweetheart Virginia Donald. However, they got divorced in 1993 before having any kids. Shepard Smith is openly out as gay and has been in a relationship with Italian footballer, Giovanni Graziano, since 2012.