How much is Jesse Watters Net worth? Know about his Career and Awards

News by Saburo Published on 27 Apr,2017 Updated on 14 Jan,2018

Jesse Watters is an American critic of Fox News. Jesse is well known for his show The O' Reilly and Watter's World where he talks about the former political talk along with some on-the-street interview.

He debuted in front of the camera on Fox in the year 2014 where he also came as a guest co-host but later he had his own program from 2015.

Jesse Watters: Net Worth and Income Sources

Watters is an ambush Journalist as his interviews are very fun to watch and there are so many things that come out which are not to come on the television. He says; 

I try to make it enjoyable for the person I'm interviewing. We always come away from the interview all smiles, for the most part. And it's always fun to come back and look at the footage and say, 'Oh my gosh, what just happened?

The guy who was born and raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania graduated from Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut. After he attended the Willian Penn Charter School through junior year and moved to Long Island in New York. 

Now he is a married man. Watters and his wife Inguagiato Watters share twin daughters Ellie and Sophie who were born in 2011. 

Jesse Watters has an estimated net worth of $1 million and all his net worth is collected from his career in Journalism. Even though the true amount of his salary has not come out but it is sure that his salary is the major source of his net worth to grow.

Jesse Watters in fox news

Jesse Watters


 As he has been presenting very successful shows on Fox channel, we can assume his salary to be around 300k per year or more. The man who mostly appears in a well-maintained suit can be expected to have huge properties even from his appearances

According to the reports by Politico, it has been known that Watters donated $500 thousand to Obama Victory Fund in 2012. Let's know how did it start and where has it come till now.

Jesse Watters' Career

Jesse Watters started working in Fox news from the 2002 and has been part of The O' Reilly Factor and Bill O' Reilly since 2003. Recently, Bill O' Reilly, paid 13 million to settle for harassment to five women.

Even though Watters started his work on Fox news as a behind the scene producer, thanks to his interview in the streets, he got the chance to be on-screen.

Jesse Watters in O' Reilly show

Jesse Watters


In November 2015, Watters got his own spin-off series Watters' World. Even though his show is a comic one, President Donald Trump came in for a one-on-one interview with him.

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Everything was going great for this 38 years old comic journalist, until 2016. In 2016, Watters interviewed residents of New York's Chinatown for which he was considered to be racially insensitive. But no action was taken for it. Wish to know five facts about Jesse Watters, watch the below video. 

Even though his show is rated to be a comic, Watters got the chance to take a one on one interview with the President Donald Trump.

And he filled his Instagram with that interview,


A post shared by Jesse Watters (@jessewatters) on Mar 15, 2017 at 6:14pm PDT

Some guy with an extraordinary talent to bring a smile on everyone's face by interviewing them on-the-street. But that's not where he has stopped, recently he revealed or criticized (how he reveals) the mainstream media's bias against President Trump after they second-guessed his claim that the murders of two French policemen were terror-related.

That's not the end of it, Trump also offered his condolences to the French along with that he called the shooting a terror during a press conference with the Italian prime minister Paolo Gentiloni.

But Brian Williams of NBC Brian commented;

"not comfortable" calling the shooting terrorism

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Along with that Chuck Todd accused Trump of getting all the information about the terror attack from television.

Jesse Watters is keeping up his good work by revealing the secrets or shall we say criticizing the secrets of each and every event.