Facts of Joe Scarborough
|Full Name||Charles Joseph Scarborough|
|Birth Name||Charles Joseph Scarborough|
|Other Name||Joe Scarborough|
|Profession||TV host, Former Congressman|
|Birth City||Atlanta, Georgia|
|Birth Country||United States|
|Father Name||George Francis Scarborough|
|Mother Name||Mary Joanna|
|Relation With||Melanie Hinton (19 July 1986- 8 April 1999), Susan Waren (20 October 2001 - 2013)|
|No Of Children||4|
|Sibilings||George, Carol Ward|
|Education||Pensacola Catholic High School, University of Alabama, University of Florida College of Law|
|Date of Birth||April 3,1963|
|Married Date||November 24,2018|
Cable TV Host Joe Scarborough Owns The Net Worth Of $25 Million In 2019
Joe Scarborough, an American TV host is famous as the face of Morning Joe on MSNBC alongside his co-host & wife Mika Brzezinski.
Considered as the top-influencing & power players in the media, the Time 100 listed in 2011, Scarborough has a net worth of $25 million as of September 2019.
Previously, Scarborough served as congressman & represented the United States House of Representatives for 6 years (1995- 2001) from 1st district of Florida.
Moreover, the University of Alabama alumni formerly worked as a lawyer, primarily for Levin Papantonio Law Firm as an environmental lawyer.
How Much Salary Does Joe earn For Hosting MSNBC's 'Morning Joe'?
Turned Independent from Republican in 2017, the Georgia-born TV figure got hosting prominence ever since he began hosting (now canceled) Scarborough Country (2003- 2007) for MSNBC.
Meanwhile, the former congressman co-hosts the MSNBC's Morning Joe (premiered on April 9, 2007) alongside Mika Brzezinski (his wife) and Willie Geist.
As reported, Joe Scarborough makes a whopping salary of $8 million per year from his current venture.
The show Morning Joe features interviews with newsmakers & analysis of daily top stories.
Over the years, the show earned massive limelight; from the coverage of 2008 President Campaign race to feud with Jon Stewart (it fired up after Stewart mocked Joe's show sponsors Star Bucks, though the feud later ended as it began to cost them their shows).
In 2016, as per Nielsen ratings, MSNBC got their biggest-ever viewers count through the show Morning Joe, eventually grabbed 3rd place from CNN.
Did you know? Scarborough's former show "Scarborough Country" had 300,000 viewers per night.
Collective Net Worth With Wife Mika
Famed as the power-couple of the influencing politics talk-show, both Joe and Mika are indeed blessed with showers of money.
As reported, the American cable show host's wife Brzezinski earns the salary of $8 million, alike of Joe.
In comparison, she owns $20 million fortune, $5 million less than her former Republican husband. Well, the duo has collective a net worth of $45 million.
Radio Career & Author Of Books
Replacing veteran host John Gambling, the couple began hosting the radio show on WABC (770 AM) in New York City in 2008. However, the show turned hiatus in 2010.
The former publisher and editor of the newspaper The Florida Sun, Joe Scarborough is also the author of New York Times best-selling books:
- Rome Wasn't Burnt in a Day (released on October 4, 2005)
- The Last Best Hope (June 9, 2009)
- The Right Path (November 12, 2013)
University of Florida College of Law Graduate: Education & Family
Scarborough was born on April 9, 1963, to George Francis Scarborough, a businessman and Mary Joanna in Atlanta, Georgia. His birth name is Charles Joseph Scarborough.
Raised alongside his brother George & sister Carol Ward, the MSNBC host went to Pensacola Catholic High School and enrolled at University of Alabama & obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in history in 1985.
Moreover, the attendant of the University of Florida College of Law earned a Juris Doctor degree in 1990.
Joe Scarborough holds American nationality & is of white ethnicity.
Age & Height
As of September 2019, Joe is aged 56 & stands 6 ft. 5 inches (192 cm).
Married For 3 Times: Who Is Joe Scarborough's Current Spouse?
The American former congressman-turned-cable news host, married three times, divorced with two & now lives with third (current) wife Mika Brzezinski.
Joe and Mika met while working as co-host for the MSNBC's Morning Joe and announced got engaged in 2017, while in the trip to Antibes, France.
As for a fact, the duo's engagement came up as an astonishing yet highlight making topic, as they had kept their relationship low-key all the way.
Later, they exchanged vows on November 24, 2018, in Washington D.C. Well, their wedding was officiated by the U.S. Representative Elijah Cummings.
The duo is yet to share children of their own.
Though Joe is the father of 4 children from previous marriages.
Divorces & Children
First, the MSNBC's TV host was in a marital relationship with Melanie Hinton from July 19, 1986, to April 8, 1999, & became parents to 2 children: Joey Scarborough and Andrew Scarborough.
In 2016, his son Andrew suffered a traumatic brain injury after he fell off from stairs.
Talking about Joe's second marriage, after divorce with Hinton, Scarborough married Susan Waren on October 21, 2001.
However, they divorced after 12 years in 2013.
Well, Susan was a former aide to Florida former governor Jeb Bush.
While together, Scarborough & Warren became parents to 2 children, including a daughter named Katherine Clark Scarborough.
Currently Lives in New Canaan, Connecticut: House & Cars
The American famous TV face currently lives in his house in New Canaan, Connecticut suburb of New York City with his wife & co-host Mika.
Joe Scarborough bought the property in 2011 for $4.6 million.
Even though, he tried to shed-out the 7,500 sq. ft. bedroom residence for $3.69 million in 2017, a slice from the previous price tag of $4.099 million, it didn't get a buyer.
Moreover, the duo also owns a property in Jupiter Florida.
Formerly, Scarborough owned two properties in Pensacola, Florida. He sold one of his house in 2010 for $1.2 million & another property for an undisclosed amount (owned from 2001- 2005).
As for a fact, Joe's wife Mika sold her Bronxville home in August 2017 for around $2 million, that she purchased alongside ex-husband Jim Hoffer in 2012.
What Car He Drives & His Lifestyle?
Joe still drives his 1969 Bronco and often features his car on his Instagram where the followers count 54.7K as of September 2019.
Also, Scarborough has over 2.57 million followers on Twitter.
Indeed the American news cable host enjoys lavish lifestyle through such massive fortune.
MSNBC Once Suspended Him For Political Donation
Over the years, Joe Scarborough has been in highlights with charity works. Back in November 2011, he got 2 days payroll suspended by MSNBC after the TV host made 8 campaign donations to Florida political candidates.
In January 2014, he got in controversy after reports of charity avoiding came up.
Well, the claims published in The Daily Center states that NBC paid Joe a reported $45,500 to $56,000 per solo speeches, however, he kept the money to be donated to himself.
Political Career & Retirement
The winner from Republican Party primary for Florida's 1st congressional district, the Morning Joe co-host served as a congressman for 6 years, starting from January 3, 1995.
Well, he worked in Judiciary, Armed Services, Government Reform and Oversight and the Education Committee.
Later, on September 5, 2001, Joe Scarborough resigned on September 5, 2001, & was succeeded was Jeff Miller.
However, the American TV host later turned independent from Republican in 2017.