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Emily Compagno Biography

Emily Compagno is an American attorney, television host, and former National Football League (NFL) cheerleader who currently contributes to Fox News Channel (FNC). She is one of the Outnumbered co-hosts.


How old is Emily Compagno? – Age

She is 41 years old as of 9 November 2020. She was born in 1979 in Oakland, California, United States. Her real name is Emily Rose Compagno.

Emily Compagno Family

Compagno is the daughter of Katherine (née Bertsch) and John Compagno. Her father is of Italian heritage. She has two younger sisters. During World War I, Emily’s great-grandfather, William Harry Bertsch, was awarded the Silver Star; the “Rose” in Emily’s name honors Bertsch’s wife.

What is Emily Compagno ethnicity?

Emily is White-Caucasian by ethnicity and an American by nationality.

Is Emily Rose Compagno Married? – Husband

She married Pete Riley, whom she met as a teenager and reconnected with on a Seattle sidewalk, on September 13, 2017, at Hotel Villa Cimbrone in Ravello, Italy, on the Amalfi Coast. The wedding photographers, Jos and Tree WoodSmith, described it as an elopement.

What is Emily Compagno’s Salary?

When compared to CNN, ABC, CBS, and other national news organizations, Fox News anchors earn the most. The average annual salary for a FOX news anchor is $75,000, or $36 per hour. Fox news anchor salaries are higher than the national average of $58 thousand for all news anchors.

What is Emily Compagno Net Worth?

She has an estimated net worth of  $2 million.

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Emily Compagno Education

Compagno earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Washington, where she was named Cadet of the Quarter by the United States Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps. She graduated from the University of San Francisco School of Law, where she was President of the Federalist Society and Articles Editor of the Intellectual Property Law Bulletin.

What does Emily Compagno do for a living? – Career

Compagno, in addition to her role at FNC, is an attorney who has been in practice since 2006. She previously worked as a federal managing attorney and Acting Director at the Social Security Administration, one of the top ten largest federal agencies in the United States. In California, she also practiced criminal defense and civil litigation.

Compagno has worked on a variety of issues in the federal government, including fraud, regulatory, administrative and agency, budget and efficiency, contracts, labor and employment, and bargaining unit/union matters. Her criminal history includes both white-collar and juvenile offenses. Compagno worked as a Senior Judge Judicial Extern for the late Hon. John T. Noonan at the Supreme Court of New York. Compagno previously worked as a Senior Judge Judicial Extern for the late Hon. John T. Noonan at the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, as well as in Cape Town, South Africa and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Compagno was also a cheerleader for the Oakland Raiders in the National Football League (NFL), where she was captain. She was chosen as an NFL Ambassador while with the Raiders and promoted NFL China in Beijing and Shanghai. She was also one of five NFL cheerleaders to visit US troops stationed in Iraq and Kuwait as part of a USO tour.