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Get to know the salary and net worth of TV show host Rachel Maddow in the news here

News by Clarence Published on 14 Nov,2016 Updated on 22 Oct,2019

An American television host, political commentator and author Rachel Maddow, who hosts The Rachel Maddow Show on MSNBC, earns a high figure of net worth and is flaunting her lavish lifestyle. Her salary is reported to be in seven-digits.

So, what is the exact figure of Rachel Maddow's net worth? What about her sources of income? Today, on deck, get to know about her journey to stardom and path to be a millionaire. Scroll down:

Rachel Maddow's Net Worth

The 46 years old television host, who started his professional journalism career in 1999, has been earning a high amount of money since she began her professional career. 

As of 2019, Rachael's net worth is $20 million whereas earns an annual salary of $7 million. Her work as a television host is the main source of income where she also earns a hefty amount of money being a political commentator and author.

Rachael has written a couple of books like Blowout: Corrupted Democracy, Rogue State Russia, and the Richest, Most Destructive Industry on Earth ($17.99), Bag Man: The Wild Crimes, Audacious Cover-Up, and Spectacular Downfall of a Brazen Crook in the White House ($24.00), and Drift: The Unmooring of American Military Power ($26.36).

Owns An Apartment In Manhattan

Back in August 2010, Business Insider reported that the political commentator and her partner, Susan Mikula, bought West Village, Manhattan apartment which could fit at least a few vans.

Curbed’s tipster reported that the deal was made in June for $1.25 million; $75 thousand less than the marketed price. It was R.E.M frontman Michael Stipe who sold the apartment.

The beautiful apartment consists of two bedrooms, one bath co-op loft, a wood-burning fireplace, hardwood floors, and so on.

Her Career Didn’t Have Many Fluctuations

Rachel commenced her career as a co-host of The Dave in The Morning Show hosted by Dave Brinnel after she won a contest run by WRNX radio in Holyoke, Massachusetts. After leaving the show in 2004, she joined Air America, where she hosted Unfiltered along with Chuck D and Lizz Winstead, which was canceled in 2005.

Rachel started her professional career in 1999  SOURCE: WBUR

 The program that featured commentary, news, and interviews with writers and politicians ended when Air America filed for bankruptcy. Then came Maddow’s weekday two-hour radio program, The Rachael Maddow’s Show, which began airing on March 2008.

The Rachel Maddow Show Grabbed A Huge Attention

When Rachel started a nightly MSNBC program, the show’s length remained two hours. After she became a political analyst, she was a regular panelist on MSNBC’s Race for the Whitehouse along with David Gregory.

Rachel was a member of election coverage as well as a frequent contributor to a show Countdown with Keith Olbermann. Eventually, she started hosting The Rachel Maddow Show in September 2008, replacing the show Verdict hosted by Dan Abrams. The show was frequently voted as the highest-rated program of MSNBC, and it even topped Countdowns.

Rachel Anne Maddow was born on 1st April 1973 in Castro Valley, California. The name of her parents is a US Air Force captain father Robert Maddow and mother, Elaine Maddow. She currently lives in Manhattan as well as Massachusetts with her girlfriend Susan Mikula, whom she met while doing her doctoral dissertation.

Rachel is coping with depression since puberty, and it has become a part of her everyday life that she has lived for as long as she can remember.    

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