James Rosen Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 31 Mar, 2017
Facts of James Rosen
Date of Birth: 1968 , September-2
Age: 51 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
Name James Rosen
Birth Name James Rosen
Father Myron Rosen
Mother Regina Rosen
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Brooklyn
Ethnicity White
Profession Journalist, television correspondent
Working For NY1,Fox News channel,WREX-TV, NBC
Net Worth $5 million
Famous for Fox News channel
Married Yes
Married to Sara Durkin (m.2004)
Children 2 children
Education Northwestern University
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James Rosen, age 48, is an American Journalist and Television correspondent. He is currently active as the correspondent for the Fox News channel in Washington, D.C.

Jasen is a white American and does not belong to any other particular ethnicity, and his nationality is an American.

Early Life and Education

James Rosen was born on September 2, 1968, in Brooklyn, New York. He was born to Regina Rosen and Myron Rosen. He grew up an only child. 

 Rosen's parents moved to Staten Island when he was young. And he attended a public school in Staten Island.

James Rosen joined Johns Hopkins University and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science. Later, he went to Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University and graduated with a master’s degree in Journalism.


James Rosen's began his career as a producer in the NY1, a television channel in New York, after his graduation. However, his on-air career began at News 12-The Bronx. He was a  street reporter, editor, camera operator, the producer and an anchorman as well. 

Rosen left the job to join CBS News. Rosen worked as a researcher for the popular lead anchor Dan Rather at CBS. He also worked for WREX-TV, NBC affiliate in Illinois.

James Rosen joined Fox News in February 1999 as an on-air correspondent. He was named the Funniest Celebrity in Washington D.C. He has performed comedy routines for figures like Donald Rumsfeld, Helen Thomas, Tom Brokaw and President George W. Bush.

 Apart from his Journalism career, Rosen is also a professional writer. He has published three books; The Strong Man, John Mitchell, and Secrets of Watergate in 2008.

The Washington Post reported that the United States Department of Justice had monitored Rosen’s activities by tracking his visit to the States Department, On May 17, 2013. Former judge of Fox News contributor Andrew Napolitano, commented: “This is the first time that the federal government has moved to the level of taking ordinary and lawful reporter skills and claiming they constitute criminal behavior”.

Personal Life

 James Rosen’s current relationship status is married. He got married to Sara Durkin on June 12, 2004. His wife Sara Durkin is a sales manager for Abbtech Staffing Services in Sterling.  The couple is blessed with two sons.

Before marriage, he first met Sara in the Lobby of the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Washington. They started dating shortly after. Rosen currently resides in Washington D.C with his family. 

Net Worth, and Salary

James Rosen works for one of the most popular Television networks in the USA. His salary is over $50,000 to maybe $1 million annually, most likely. His writing career adds more to his income sources. His current estimated net worth is $5 million.