Megyn Kelly Net Worth

Megyn Kelly Net Worth 2023: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Megyn Kelly net worth is
$20 Million

Megyn Kelly salary is
$6 Million

Megyn Kelly Wiki Biography

Megyn Marie Kelly was born on 18 November 1970, in Syracuse, New York State USA, of Italian (mother) and Irish (father) descent, and is a journalist, political commentator and television personality, probably best known as a host of such TV shows as “America’s Newsroom”, “America Live” and “The Kelly File”. What is more, in 2014 she was included on the list of the 100 most influential people in the world by Time magazine.

You might think – how rich is Megyn Kelly? It has been estimated that Kelly’s net worth is over $20 million, as of mid-2017, accumulated during a professional career spanning just 20 years, however, as Megyn is only 43 years old and is still successful in her career as a journalist, there is a high possibility that Megyn Kelly’s net worth will grow in the future.

Megyn Kelly Net Worth $20 Million

Megyn  moved to Albany, New York State with her family, and was educated at Bethlehem Central High School, After matriculation, she graduated from Syracuse University with a degree in political science, she then joined Albany Law School. After obtaining her JD in 1995, , she became an associate in the Chicago law firm of Bickel & Brewer, later joining another law firm- Jones Day – where she worked for nine years. This is when Megyn Kelly’s net worth started to grow.

Megyn started her career as a journalist in Washington DC in 2003, when ABC News subsidiary WJLA-TV hired her, commentating on various news events from around the country. In 2004 Megyn became a part of Fox Entertainment Group where she worked as a general assignment reporter. In 2010 Megyn became the host of her own show, called “America Live”. What is more Megyn together with Bill Hemmer worked in the news program, “America’s Newsroom”. All her experiences as a host were successful and made her even more popular and added considerably to Megyn’s net worth.

When Kelly became pregnant she left America Live and had some free time. After coming back from maternity leave, she was the host of “The Kelly File”. While working as a journalist Megyn has had the opportunity to cover such stories as the 2013 government shutdown, the election of Pope Francis, the Boston Marathon bombing, EF5 tornado in Joplin, Missouri, the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill and the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown. Megyn’s skills in journalism made her not only famous, but also respected among others in the industry. Kelly’s appearances in television shows and in covering many important events are the main source of Megyn Kelly’s high net worth.

Most recently, in 2016 in a deal reputedly worth over $10 million, Megan has signed with Harper Collins to produce a book entitled “Settle for More”, adding substantially to her net worth, and which saw her appear on the cover of prominent magazine Vanity Fair.

In her personal life, Megan has married twice – firstly to anesthetist Daniel Kendall (2001-06), and then to writer Douglas Brunt, with whom she has three sons. Politically she is independent, as perhaps befits a commentator on political events.

Full NameMegyn Kelly
Net Worth$20 Million
Salary$6 Million
Date Of BirthNovember 18, 1970
Place Of BirthSyracuse, New York, United States
Height5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)
ProfessionJournalist, tv anchor, television host, commentator
EducationBethlehem Central High School, Syracuse University, Albany Law School
SpouseDouglas Brunt (m. 2008), Daniel Kendall (m. 2001–2006)
ChildrenEdward Yates Brunt, Thatcher Bray Brunt, Yardley Evans Brunt
ParentsLinda Kelly, Edward Kelly
SiblingsPete Kelly
NicknamesMegyn Marie Kelly , Megyn Kendall
AwardsEditor of the Albany Law Review, Award from Childhelp for her coverage of child abuse cases
NominationsHonoree for Variety's Power of Women (2016), “The 100 Most Influential People” (Time, 2014)
TV Shows"America’s Newsroom" (2007-), "The Kelly File" (2013-2017), "America Live", "Today", "Today's Take", Weekend Live: Kelly's Court", "The O'Reilly Factor", "Red Eye w/ Greg Gutfeld"
1[on feminism] It's standing shoulder to shoulder with my sisters on the truth of who we are, which is a force to be reckoned with. My own personal philosophy means showing rather than telling. And, as Steve Martin put it, being so good that they can't ignore us.
2[When asked her favorite TV show] Downton Abbey (2010). My *favorite* favorite is Pride and Prejudice (1995). The BBC version, with Colin Firth.
1Her grandmother, Nana, passed away at age 101 [October 28, 2016].
2Cites Oprah Winfrey as a major role model.
3Her grandmother, Nana, turned 99 on October 1, 2014.
4One of Time Magazine's 100 Most Influential People in the World. [April 2014].
5Gave birth to her 3rd child at age 42, son Thatcher Bray Brunt, on July 23, 2013, weighing in at 8 lbs 2 oz. Child's father is her 2nd husband, Douglas Brunt.
6Gave birth to her 2nd child at age 40, daughter Yardley Evans Brunt, on April 14, 2011. Child's father is her 2nd husband, Douglas Brunt.
7Gave birth to her 1st child at age 38, son Edward Yates Brunt, on September 25, 2009. Child's father is her 2nd husband, Douglas Brunt.
8Her grandmother, Nana, turned 97 on October 1, 2012.
9Her sister is a single mother of three.
10She has Italian (from her maternal grandfather), Irish, German, and Austrian ancestry.
11Her first husband, Daniel Ronald Kendall, was a doctor. He is partners with Dr. Doug Wisor.
12Megyn was an aerobics instructor for ten years, starting at age 16.
13Played the clarinet from the fifth-ninth grade.
14Loves the movie Titanic (1997).
15Hometown is Albany, New York. Her mother, chief of nursing at the Albany V.A., still lives there.
16Joined the Fox News Channel (FNC) in 2004. First on-air appearance was September 9, 2004.
17Had a childhood crush on John Travolta. She has an admirer in John Mayer [January, 2009].
18Has two dogs (shin tze): Bailey and Boshsha.
19Has a stepfather. Her father died of a heart attack when she was 15.
20Older brother, Pete Kelly, lives in Atlanta. He is a Virgo.
21Husband Douglas Brunt is president of "Authentium", which develops anti-virus software for banks, Internet service providers, and portal operators.
22A member of Delta Delta Delta sorority.
23Grew up near Syracuse, New York.
24Graduate of Syracuse University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science.
25Received, in 1995, a J.D. from Albany Law School, where she served as editor of the Albany Law Review.


Embeds2017TV Series executive producer - 6 episodes


The Kelly File2013-2017TV SeriesHerself - Hostess / Herself - At Women in Entertainment Event / Herself - On Book Tour: The Villages, FL
Extra2016-2017TV SeriesHerself
Access Hollywood2016-2017TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Author, Settle for More
From: Manzanar To the Divided States of America2017Documentary shortHerself
Today2016TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Guest
The Dr. Oz Show2016TV SeriesHerself
Media Buzz2013-2016TV SeriesHerself - Hostess, The Kelly File / Herself - Fox News Debate Moderator
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon2016TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Author, Settle for More
Fox and Friends2012-2016TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Hostess, The Kelly File / Herself - Author, Settle for More
The Five2013-2016TV SeriesHerself - Hostess, The Kelly File / Herself
The View2007-2016TV SeriesHerself - Author, Settle for More / Herself
Tucker Carlson Tonight2016TV SeriesHerself - Author, Settle for More
CBS This Morning2016TV SeriesHerself - Author, Settle for More
Dr. Phil2016TV SeriesHerself
Good Morning America2016TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Live with Kelly and Michael2016TV SeriesHerself - Guest Co-Hostess / Herself - Guest
America's Election HQ2013-2016TV SeriesHerself - Co-Hostess
Special Report with Bret Baier2016TV SeriesHerself - Co-Anchor
The Circus: Inside the Greatest Political Show on Earth2016TV Series documentaryHerself - Hostess, The Kelly File
One Nation Under Trump2016DocumentaryHerself
The Insider2016TV SeriesHerself
Access Hollywood Live2016TV SeriesHerself
Entertainment Tonight2014-2016TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Hostess, The Kelly File
Megyn Kelly Presents2016TV SpecialHerself - Hostess
Outnumbered2016TV SeriesHerself - Guest Co-Hostess
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert2016TV SeriesHerself
Inside Edition2016TV Series documentaryHerself
CBS News Sunday Morning2016TV SeriesHerself - Hostess, The Kelly File
Fox News Debate2016TV SpecialHerself
The Honors: A Salute to American Heroes2015TV Movie documentaryHerself
Charlie Rose2015TV SeriesHerself
The Greg Gutfeld Show2015TV SeriesHerself - Hostess, The Kelly File
The O'Reilly Factor2007-2015TV SeriesHerself / Herself (segment "The Kelly File") / Herself (segment "Is It Legal?") / ...
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2014TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The Honors: A Salute to American Heroes2014TV Movie documentaryHerself
Fox News Sunday2014TV SeriesHerself - Panelist
Late Night with Seth Meyers2014TV SeriesHerself
Varney & Company2014TV SeriesHerself
Fox News2013TV SeriesHerself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2013TV SeriesHerself
Imus in the Morning2013TV SeriesHerself
America Live2010-2013TV SeriesHerself - Anchor / Herself - Hostess / Herself - Host / ...
Stossel2013TV SeriesHerself
America's Newsroom2007-2013TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Co-Host
All-American New Year's Eve 20132012TV SpecialHerself - Co-Hostess
All American New Year 20122011TV SpecialHerself - Co-Hostess
Republican Presidential Debate2011TV SpecialHerself
Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory2011DocumentaryHerself (uncredited)
All American New Year 20112010TV MovieHerself - Co-Hostess
Hannity2009-2010TV SeriesHerself
All American New Year's Eve 20102009TV MovieHerself - Co-Hostess
Glenn Beck2009TV SeriesHerself
U Party 20092008TV MovieHerself
U Party with Fox News 20082007TV MovieHerself
Your World w/ Neil Cavuto2006TV SeriesHerself

Archive Footage

Extra2015-2017TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Hostess, The Kelly File
Entertainment Tonight2015-2017TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Hostess, The Kelly File
Inside Edition2014-2017TV Series documentaryHerself - Hostess, The Kelly File / Herself / Herself - Fox News
The Insider2014-2017TV SeriesHerself
Media Buzz2014-2017TV SeriesHerself - Hostess, The Kelly File / Herself
Access Hollywood2016-2017TV SeriesHerself
The Drunken Peasants2015-2017TV SeriesHerself
Really Graceful2016TV SeriesHerself
Rich Hall's Presidential Grudge Match2016TV Movie documentaryHerself
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver2016TV SeriesHerself
Entities: The Unveiling2016Video documentaryHerself
Fox Files2016TV SeriesHerself
Fox News Reporting2016TV Series documentaryHerself
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon2016TV SeriesHerself - Election Coverage
The Mad World of Donald Trump2016TV Movie documentaryHerself
Who Is Donald Trump?2015TV Movie documentaryHerself
The Making of Trump2015TV Movie documentaryHerself
The Greg Gutfeld Show2015TV SeriesHerself - Hostess, The Kelly File / Herself - Fox News Debate Moderator
Late Night with Seth Meyers2015TV SeriesHerself - Presidential Debate Moderator
The O'Reilly Factor2015TV SeriesHerself - Hostess, The Kelly File
Stossel2015TV SeriesHerself - Hostess, The Kelly File
Keep the Clubs Swingin'2014ShortHerself
We Need to Talk About Sandy Hook2014DocumentaryHerself (uncredited)
Huckabee2014TV SeriesHerself - Hostess, The Kelly File
Facebook Debates, Retweets, and My Opinion: Does the Bible Have a Place in the Marketplace of Ideas?2013TV MovieHerself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2012TV SeriesHerself
The Colbert Report2011TV SeriesHerself

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