Geraldo Rivera Net Worth And Salary

Geraldo Rivera Biography: Geraldo Rivera is an American journalist, attorney, author, political commentator, and former television host. He hosted the tabloid talk show Geraldo from 1987 to 1998. He gained publicity with the live TV special The Mystery of Al Capone’s Vaults.

Geraldo Rivera Net Worth
Geraldo Rivera Net Worth

Geraldo Rivera Biography

Full Name Gerald Miguel Rivera
Age 78 years
Height 5 ft 6 in (1.70 m)
Weight 176 lb (80 kg)
Worth $20 Million
Education State University of New York Maritime College
University of Arizona (BS)
Brooklyn Law School (JD)
Occupation Journalist, talk show host, writer, attorney
Employer Fox News Channel
Political party Republican

Geraldo Rivera Net Worth

Net Worth $20 Million
Assets $12 Million
Liabilities & Loans $5 Million
Investments $13 Million
Fox News Salary $6 Million

Geraldo Rivera Salary

When Geraldo Rivera first started working with Fox News in 2001, his salary was $300,000. Over the period of two decades, Geraldo Rivera’s salary has increased multifold. Geraldo Rivera started his television career with WABC-TV in 1970 as a reporter for Eyewitness News for which he was paid $6,000 salary.

Year Salary
2022 $6 Million USD
2021 $5 Million USD
2020 $4 Million USD
2019 $3 Million USD
2018 $3 Million USD

Geraldo Rivera House

Geraldo Rivera lives in his 9,100 square-foot luxury house located in New York City, U.S. Geraldo Rivera has bought this property for a price of $8 Million dollars. Geraldo Rivera’s house is fitted with 7 Bedrooms, 9 Bathrooms, 1 big Pool and more such features.

Geraldo Rivera’s Net Worth Growth Rate

Net Worth in 2022 $20 Million
Net Worth in 2021 $18 Million
Net Worth in 2020 $16 Million
Net Worth in 2019 $15 Million
Net Worth in 2018 $13 Million

Geraldo Rivera’s Assets & Investments

Geraldo Rivera’s assets include 7 real estate properties, 6 Cars, 1 Luxury Yachts. Geraldo Rivera’s Assets Portfolio also includes Cash Reserves of over $5 Million. Geraldo Rivera also owns an investment portfolio of 8 stocks that is valued at $3 Million. A few of the stocks owned by Geraldo Rivera are listed below.

  • Microsoft
  • Southwest Airlines
  • Wells Fargo
  • Costco

Geraldo Rivera’s Annual Income

There are over 7 real estate properties under Geraldo Rivera’s ownership, through which he receives rent income each month. Geraldo Rivera also has over $4 Million in Bank Deposits and Government Bonds, through which he receives annual interest and dividend payments. The total rental income earned by Geraldo Rivera is over $280,000 dollars annually. Dividend and interest income of Geraldo Rivera is an additional $350,000.

Geraldo Rivera Bio

Geraldo Rivera was born on July 4, 1943 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA. American investigative journalist, talk show host, conservative political commentator, and television personality best known for his sensationalistic reporting and his tendency to include himself in stories. Geraldo Rivera earned a bachelor’s degree from Arizona State University and received a juris doctorate from Brooklyn Law School. Geraldo Rivera is known for hosting the television show ‘Geraldo’ from 1987 to 1998 and also the television newsmagazine program ‘Geraldo at Large’.

Geraldo Rivera was hired by WABC-TV in New York City as a reporter for Eyewitness News. Geraldo Rivera’s most famous program was The Mystery of Al Capone’s Vaults that aired in April 1986. Geraldo Rivera hosted the television segment that gave the American public the first chance of seeing the Zapruder film of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. Geraldo Rivera also frequently worked with the Puerto Rican activist group, the Young Lords.

Geraldo Rivera left CNBC in November 2001 two months after the September 11 terrorist attacks to become a Fox News war correspondent. Rivera is also a successful author and has released a number of books including “HisPanic: Why America Fear Hispanics in the U.S.

Geraldo Rivera’s Loans and Liabilities

Many years ago, In order to peruse his college education, Geraldo Rivera has taken student education loan of $14,000. However, after gaining popularity on Television and earning enormous sums of money, Geraldo Rivera has repaid this education loan fully.

However, Geraldo Rivera has big loan of $5 Million couple of years ago, for his business expansion needs and also venture into media industry. This borrowing is currently outstanding with Morgan Stanley and is included while calculating the Geraldo Rivera’s net worth.

Geraldo Rivera hasn’t inherited much wealth from his family. This means the entire net worth of Geraldo Rivera has been earned by himself over a decade. Geraldo Rivera’s wise investments in stock markets and real estate are earning his a huge amount of income each month, which will keep his wealth going upwards.

Geraldo Rivera’s Cars

Geraldo Rivera has recently bought a Jaguar F-TYPE for $80,000 USD. Geraldo Rivera also owns a Tesla Model X that cost him $95,000 USD. A Few other cars owned by Geraldo Rivera are listed below.

  • Toyota Vellfire
  • Audi Q2
  • Alfa Romeo Stelvio

Exclusive Facts about Geraldo Rivera

Zodiac Sign Cancer
Favorite Actor Jack Nicholson
Favorite Dish Grilled Chicken
Favorite Colour Yellow
Favorite Sport Volleyball
Favorite Music Artist Elvis Presley
Favorite Holiday Destination Japan

Geraldo Rivera Books

  • Willowbrook: A report on how it is and why it doesn’t have to be that way.
  • Miguel Robles—So Far.
  • A Special Kind of Courage: Profiles of young Americans.
  • HisPanic: Why Americans fear Hispanics in the U. S.
  • The Geraldo Show, A Memoir.

Geraldo Rivera Facts

  • Chosen by People magazine as one of the “50 Most Beautiful People” in the world.
  • He hosted the television segment that gave the American public the first chance of seeing the Zapruder film of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.
  • Allegedly married first wife Linda Coblentz in part to avoid the Vietnam War draft.
  • He underwent knee replacement surgery on his left knee on September 28, 2009. He also underwent back surgery after a trip to Afghanistan, and was off work for two weeks.
  • Radio talk show host, WABC in New York City.
  • Is a Republican.
  • Best known by the public as the host of The Geraldo Rivera Show.

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