Rich Edson Bio, Age, Family, Wife, Salary, Net Worth, Fox News Career

Rich Edson Biography

Rich Edson is a journalist from the United States working as the Fox News Channel State Department Correspondent and a former Fox Business Network Washington Correspondent.


How old is Rich Edson? – Age

He is 40 years old as of August 2, 2021. He was born in 1981 in Ridgewood, New Jersey, U.S.

Rich Edson Family

He is divorced. He was married to Cheryl Cappiello fromthe year 2008 to 2014.

Does Peter Doocy have a journalism degree? – Education

He has a Master of Science in journalism from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism in New York, New York, as well as a dual degree in history and journalism from Rutgers College of Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey. During his college years, Edson worked as a sports announcer for WRSU-FM and interned for Saturday Night Live. Edson grew up in the New Jersey town of Dumont.

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Rich Edson Salary

He earns a salary of around $75,000 per year.

Rich Edson Net Worth

He has an estimated net worth of $3 million.

Rich Edson Career

During FNC’s Democracy 2020 election coverage, Edson most recently provided the most recent breaking election news from Washington, DC. Previously, Edson spoke with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in Cairo, Egypt, about US-Middle Eastern relations. Edson also contributed to the FNC’s live coverage of the United States-North Korea summit in Singapore.

During his time at FBN and FNC, he covered every major election, the 2013 and 2011 U.S. debt ceiling crises, and the executive bonus protections inserted into the 2009 stimulus law. He has also revealed information about the United States auto bailout, congressional spending, and the Bernie Madoff Ponzi scheme. Edson previously worked for WJCL-TV (FOX 28) in Savannah, GA, where he covered city and county government. He also worked for 2 News in Allentown, Pennsylvania, where he covered sports and general assignments.