Steve Doocy

Steve Doocy Net Worth

$11 Million

Steve Doocy's Salary

$4 Million
Richest PoliticiansRepublicans
Net Worth:
$11 Million
$4 Million
Date of Birth:
Oct 19, 1956 (66 years old)
Place of Birth:
TV Journalist, Journalist, Author, Commentator, Presenter
United States of America
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Steve Doocy is an American political commentator, television host, and author who has a net worth of $11 million. Steve Doocy is best known for being an anchor on Fox News Channel's "Fox & Friends." Steve first began working at Fox News in 1996. Fox & Friends debuted on February 1, 1998. Steve and Brian Kilmeade have co-hosted the show since it debuted. Today they co-host with Ainsley Earhardt. Doocy has received reporting and writing awards during his career, including from the Associated Press and the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.


For his work at Fox News, Steve Doocy earns a salary of $4 million per year.

Early Life

Steve Doocy was born in 1956 in Algona, Iowa to James, who worked in sales and construction, and JoAnne. He is of Irish descent on his father's side and of Swedish ancestry on his mother's. Doocy was raised in Abilene, Kansas, and went to primary schools in Salina, Industry, and Russell. Later, he went to middle school in Wakefield and high school in Clay Center. For his higher education, he enrolled at the University of Kansas in Lawrence, obtaining a Bachelor of Science degree in journalism. While at college, he became the first on-air DJ for the student-operated radio station 90.7 KJHK.

Career Beginnings

Beginning his television career, Doocy took reporter jobs at various television stations in Kansas City, Wichita, and Topeka, as well as in Des Moines, Iowa. His first major assignment was as a features reporter for Washington, DC's WRC-TV channel. In 1990, Doocy became the host of the NBC syndicated program "House Party with Steve Doocy," a remake of the 1960s variety show hosted by Art Linkletter.


Later Career and "Fox & Friends"

In 1994, Doocy landed his first job on a morning show as the co-host of "Wake Up America." Two years later, he became the anchor of the morning newscast on WCBS-TV, the flagship station of CBS in New York City. Meanwhile, for ABC-TV, he served four appointments as the live Times Square reporter on "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve."

In 1996, Doocy joined the Fox News Channel, and in 1998, began co-hosting the morning show "Fox & Friends" alongside Brian Kilmeade. The program features current events, interviews, and news updates. During his Presidency, Donald Trump was a regular guest. Trump also sometimes made controversial statements on the program. In 2018, during a call-in interview that went on for almost half an hour, he talked about interfering with the Special Counsel investigation into his obstruction of justice, and acknowledged that lawyer Michael Cohen had represented him in the Stormy Daniels hush money scandal.

Personal Life

Steve Doocy is married to Kathy Gerrity, with whom he has three adult children. One of their children, Peter Doocy, is also a reporter for Fox News. Steve and Kathy reside in Wyckoff, New Jersey. A Roman Catholic, he serves as a lector at his church.

Along with his wife, Doocy published "Happy Cookbook: A Celebration of the Food That Makes America Smile" in 2018. A follow-up, called "Happy in a Hurry Cookbook," was released in 2020; it debuted at number one on the New York Times bestsellers list, and became one of the top cookbooks in the US during the COVID pandemic.

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