Rachel Maddow is a TV host, actress, author and liberal political commentator from America. She worked on radio stations and shows before going to the TV. Rachel Maddow is now one of the most trusted TV hosts. Let’s find out how much is Rachel Maddow’s net worth in 2018.
Rachel Maddow Early Life
Rachel Anne Maddow was born on April 1, 1973, in Castro Valley, California, United States. Her mother Elaine Maddow was an administrator in a school, and her father used to serve in the United States Air Force before becoming a lawyer a year before Rachel’s birth, and his name is Robert Maddow.
Rachel Maddow has 1 brother, and his name is David Maddow. She finished her schooling from the Castro Valley High School where she played basketball, volleyball and even was a competitive swimmer. Rachel Maddow graduated with a degree in public policy from the Stanford University, and then won the international Rhodes scholarship and graduated with the Doctor of Philosophy in politics from the Lincoln College, University of Oxford.
For her relationship, Rachel Maddow has been with the photographer Susan Mikula since 1999.
Rachel Maddow Career
Rachel Maddow began her career in hosting in radios in 1999, with WRNX and then she worked on “The Dave in the Morning Show”. After that, she became the host for 2 years for Big Breakfast on WRSI. Later, Rachel Maddow went to work at the Air America radio where she hosted a morning show called “Unfiltered” along with Chuck D and Lizz Winstead, and in 2005 “The Rachel Maddow Show” began airing on radio.
“The Rachel Maddow Show” daily news program began airing on TV in September 2008. The show was getting a lot of audience at its start and later got more audience than other MSNBC’s shows. Rachel Maddow was named as the star of America’s cable news by The Guardian newspaper. In 2017, Rachel Maddow and her self-titled shows are one of the highest watched shows and the most trusted show and personality.
For her TV career, Rachel Maddow began with MSNBC in a politics show titled “Tucker”. She also appeared in 7 episodes of “Countdown w/ Keith Olbermann” in 2007. Another 3 important to mention shows that Rachel Maddow appeared in are “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno”, “Real Time with Bill Maher” and “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon”. She released her first book “Drift: The Unmooring of American Military Power” in 2012, and it is a New York Times Best Seller Book.
Awards & Achievements
Rachel Maddow has been receiving numerous awards for her outstanding career achievements. She has won 2 News & Documentary Emmy Awards for Outstanding News Discussion & Analysis for “The Rachel Maddow Show”. Rachel Maddow won the 2017 News & Documentary Emmy Award in the Outstanding Live Interview with Kellyanne Conway.
As for her own and not for a specific work, Rachel Maddow received the Shorty Award for Best Journalist, the Alliance for Women in Media Gracie Award, Walter Cronkite Faith & Freedom Award, and the Gracie Allen Award for Outstanding Host. She also received an honorary Doctor of Laws from the Smith College.
Net Worth of Rachel Maddow
The estimated net worth of the TV host, actress, author and liberal political commentator Rachel Maddow is $20 million. She made her 10s of millions fortune from the TV shows she host and worked in and from her New York Times Best Seller Book “Drift: The Unmooring of American Military Power”. Rachel Maddow estimated annual salary is $6-7 million.
Rachel Maddow is one of the most trusted TV personalities, specifically politics show hosts. Her show “The Rachel Maddow Show” first began on radio and then went to TV, and now it is one of the most trusted shows. Rachel Maddow is currently with Susan Mikula, and they really seem happy together.