Willie Geist Net Worth
Willie Geist net worth and salary: Willie Geist is an American television personality who has a net worth of $12 million dollars. Born in Evanston, Illinois, Willie Geist, also known as William Russell Geist, grew up in Ridgewood, New Jersey. His father Bill Geist is a retired television journalist and author. Willie went on to graduate from Vanderbilt University in Tennessee. While in college he edited his college newspaper, The Vanderbilt Hustler. He began his professional career in the late 90s, working as a producer/editor for CNN Sports Illustrated, a 24-hour sports channel that ultimately folded in 2002. He then went on to work for "I, Max" with Max Kellerman on Fox Sports Net, before joining "The Situation with Tucker Carlson", as Senior Producer in 2005. He began co-hosting MSNBC's morning programming from 6 am to 9 am in 2007. In 2009 he was then given his own show, "Way Too Early with Willie Geist". In 2010 he became a substitute for Matt Lauer on "The Today Show". He became an official co-host of Today in 2012. In 2016 he was named host of "Sunday Today".
|Net Worth:||$12 Million|
|Salary:||$5 Million Per Year|
|Date of Birth:||May 3, 1975 (44 years old)|
|Height:||6 ft 3 in (1.93 m)|
|Nationality:||United States of America|