How Much Is The Net Worth Of American Political Commentator Alex Wagner? Her Sources Of Income And Assets

News by Kiara Watson Published on 15 Mar,2018 Updated on 15 Mar,2018

CBS This Morning Saturday host since 2016, Alex Wagner is now all set for her next show, a political docu-series The Circus which will premiere on April 15, 2018, replacing Mark Halperin.  She has been in the industry for over a decade now and has achieved a lot of success and praise for her work but along with that, she has also earned an impressive net worth. 

How much has Wagner earned? What are her sources of income? Is she involved in any charities? We have all the details here.         

How Much Is Alex Wagner's Net Worth? Her Salary And Sources Of Income 

Alex Wagner's estimated net worth is $ 3 million and salary is around $600 thousand per year as per Celebrity Net Worth.  The credit to her such a hefty amount of net worth goes to her journalism career.  

The 40-year-old journalist is working as an editor at The Atlantic magazine and the Radio Atlantic host. Her salary in The Atlantic media as an editor is around $113,447. She also earns around $131,572 from CBS as CBS This Morning Saturday host. 

She has also worked as a host on  MSNBC's show Now with Alex Wagner presenter for four years from 2011 and according to the close source, she was paid around $53K - $58K.  

CAPTION: Alex Wagner's estimated net worth is $3 million SOURCE: Zimbio

Previously, she used to work for the Huffington Post as a reporter and was paid around $42,911. Wagner was also the White House correspondent for Politics Daily where her salary was ranged between $75K to $126K. She also worked as the editor-in-chief of The Fader magazine. 

She was also an executive director of a non-profit organization, Not On Our Watch co-founded by many high-profile celebrities including Matt DamonGeorge Clooney, Brad Pitt, and Don Cheadle for two years. 

CAPTION: The political commentator and journalist Alex Wagner SOURCE: MSNBC

Wagner's upcoming show is a political docu-series The Circus alongside co-host John Heilemann and Mark McKinnon which will premiere on April 15, 2018. 

Alex Wagner's Lifestyle: Where Is Wagner's House?

The journalist resides in New York alongside her husband of four years, Sam Kass who is a White House Chef and has estimated net worth of $400,000. The couple is blessed with a son named Cy Kass. 

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Wagner hasn't revealed much about her assets and properties as she is living a private life.



But if her Twitter account is trusted then we can say she is quite a foodie person as she shares several pictures of a delicious food on her tweets.



Furthermore, she also hangs out with her friends and colleagues on several occasions and also has been spotted visiting new places in her free time.

Alex Wagner: Quick Facts

  • Alexandra Swe Wagner was born on 4th December 1977 in  Washington, D.C., U.S. as a daughter of  Tin Swe Thant and Carl Wagner. 
  • She is American and holds Caucasian ethnicity.
  • Wagner attended Woodrow Wilson High School and the Brown University from where she achieved a degree in art history and literature.
  • She married White House Chef, Sam Kass on 30 August 2014 at Blue Hill at Stone Barns in Pocantico Hills, New York. Former President Barack Obama and his family, first lady Michelle Obama, Malia Obama and Sasha Obama attended the ceremony.
  • Wagner gave birth to a son,  Cy Kass on July 21, 2017, with husband Kass.