Joe Scarborough, along with Mika Brzezinski, had always been famous for his morning show, “Morning Joe,” which has gained even more buzz in the past year after becoming the target of Donald Trump’s derision.
But given his rising fame, how much money has Joe Scarborough made and what is Joe Scarborough net worth? The Squander will give you the scoop so read on to find out more!
Joe Scarborough whose full name is Charles Joseph Scarborough works as a host at the American Cable News and Talk Radio. Currently, he is a co-host at Morning Joe which is shown on MSNBC and was previously the host of Scarborough Country. He was formerly into politics and served as a lawyer in the year 1995 to the year 2001 in the U.S. House Of Reps from the first district as a Republican.
Charles Joseph Scarborough is currently aged 54 and was born in the year 1963 precisely on the 9th of April in the city of Atlanta in Georgia. He was born into the family of George Francis Scarborough (father) and Mary Joana (mother) who both gave birth to 3 kids including Joe Scarborough. He (Joe Scarborough) had previously married twice and had four children from these marriages; he met Melanie Hinton and married her in the year 1986, and both had two sons before they divorced in the year 1999. He later met Susan Warem in the year 2001 who was an aide to the governor of Florida- Job Bush. Susan gave birth to a son in May 2008 and later had their daughter in August 2003. They both divorced in the year 2013. He later got engaged the early year 2018 to Mika Brzezinski who is currently his co-host.
About their relationship, according to Page Six, Scarborough has said:
“I realized after a couple of years of just sorta slinking around my house and being depressed … I was being Bridget Jones,” he told the host. “You know I realized that she was the one and everything has worked out.
She makes me better, I try to make her better. … You always hear about co-anchors fighting each other and kinda trying to get a leg up on the other. With us I found out that she would … be going to war for me. I would go to war for her.”
Joe Scarborough: Career
While Joe Scarborough began his career as a lawyer and then moved into politics, for the past 14 years, Joe Scarborough has had a successful media career. Joe Scarborough began as the host of “Scarborough Country” and also hosted a radio show since 2005. However, for the past few years, Joe Scarborough has made the leap to co-hosting “Morning Joe” full time and has said that he felt he could have more influence over politics through the media than as an elected official.
Joe Scarborough featured in the 2011 Time 100 as one of the most influential people on the planet. He currently has his residence in New Canaan, Connecticut, a suburb of the effluent of the New York City.
According to TMZ, when Joe Scarborough got divorced in 2013, court documents revealed that he was earning almost $100,000 per week, which means 4 years ago, he was already earning nearly $5 million per year. Scarborough did undergo a divorce, and per TMZ, was ordered to pay at least $360,000 for 5 years, then $300,000 per year for 2 years.
However, reports also indicate that Joe Scarborough’s salary on “Morning Joe” has been an annual $4 million per year. As a result, Joe Scarborough net worth is likely to be in the ballpark of $30 million.
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