Sean Hannity Net Worth

Sean Hannity’s Net Worth, Salary, and Earnings 2024: Sean Hannity is an American talk show host, conservative political commentator, and author. He hosts The Sean Hannity Show, a nationally syndicated talk radio show, and has hosted a commentary program, Hannity, on Fox News, since 2009. What more information do you have about Sean Hannity? In the following sections, we’ll go over Hannity’s age, height, family, personal life, education, salary, earnings, and net worth. You’ll also discover how Sean Hannity acquired his money.

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Sean Hannity: Biography,  Height, and Net Worth 

Name Sean Patrick Hannity
 Date of Birth December 30, 1961 
Age  61 years
Profession Media personality; political commentator, author
Height 1.71 m (5′ 7″)
Nationality American
Source of Wealth TV/Radio Host
Relationship Status Divorced
Number of Children 2
Net Worth $300 million
Last Updated May 2024

Sean Hannity is a famous TV and radio host with an estimated net worth of $300 million. He is famous for hosting The Sean Hannity Show, a nationally syndicated talk radio show, and has also hosted a commentary program, Hannity, on Fox News, since 2009. Hannity and Alan Colmes co-hosted Hannity & Colmes on Fox. The Hannity & Colmes program was incorporated into Hannity when Colmes announced his departure in January 2008. Read on as we take you through Hannity’s early life, education, income, salary, earnings, and net worth. Enjoy the read!

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Early Life: Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity

Sean Hannity was born on December 30, 1961, in New York City, US. His mother Lillian worked as a stenographer and a corrections officer at a county jail. His father Hugh was a World War II veteran and family-court officer. He was the youngest of four siblings and the only boy.

Hannity is of Irish descent and spent his formative years in Franklin Square, New York on Long Island. While growing up, Sean Hannity worked as a paperboy delivering issues of the New York Daily News and the Long Island Daily Press.

Education

Hannity attended the Sacred Heart Seminary in Hempstead, New York, and the St. Pius X Preparatory Seminary in Uniondale, New York. He attended Adelphi University and New York University, although neither institution granted him a degree.

Career

 Sean Hannity: Net worth, Salary, and Earnings 2022

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Sean Hannity began his career as a house painter and later worked as a building contractor in Santa Barbara, California in 1982, He hosted his first talk radio show in 1989 at a volunteer college station at UC Santa Barbara while working as a general contractor. He left the show less than a year after it started due to controversy.

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Sean Hannity was recruited by radio station WVNN in Alabama to broadcast a discussion program after leaving KCSB in 1991. In 1992, he relocated to WGST in Atlanta to take Neal Boortz’s place, who had left for rival station WSB.

Hannity was hired by Roger Ailes, a co-founder of Fox News, in 1996 to host a television show with the working title Hannity and LTBD (“liberal to be determined”). The program then premiered as Hannity & Colmes with Alan Colmes as co-host. He was given the late-night time slot by WABC in 1997 when he was on the air full-time.

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In January 2007, Clear Channel Communications signed a groupwide three-year extension with Hannity on more than eighty stations. At the beginning of 2014, Hannity signed contracts to air on several Salem Communications stations including WDTK Detroit, WIND Chicago, WWRC Washington, D.C., and KSKY Dallas.

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Hannity’s views are typically politically and socially conservative. He has spoken supportively about birth control, which has led to on-air clashes with pro-life guests such as Rev. Thomas Euteneuer. Hannity was a co-host of Hannity & Colmes, an American political “point-counterpoint”-style television program on the Fox News Channel featuring Hannity and Alan Colmes as co-hosts.

Hannity presented the conservative point of view with Colmes providing the liberal viewpoint. Following Colmes’s departure from Hannity & Colmes in 2008, Hannity took over the time slot. His new show, Hannity, has a format similar to Hannity’s America.

Hannity is also an author with four books to his credit. His first two books were published in 2002 and 2004, both of which reached the New York Times bestseller list. He dictated a lot of his own books into a tape recorder while driving to his radio show. His third book, Defeating Obama’s Radical Agenda, was released in March 2010. In 2020, he released his fourth book, Live Free or Die.

Personal Life: Relationship and Children

Hannity met Jill Rhodes in 1991 when he worked at WVNN in Huntsville. Hannity got married to Jill Rhodes in 1993 and together, the couple has 2 children: a son, Patrick (born in 1998), and a daughter Merri (born in 2001). In June 2020, the couple announced that they had divorced the previous year but had separated years prior.

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Hannity has since dated Fox News colleague Ainsley Earhardt and they both arrived together as guests for a wedding at Trump National Golf Course in Colt’s Neck, New Jersey in August 2019.

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Sean Hannity: Residence and Cars

Sean Hannity has recently purchased a brand-new Audi Q8 for $155,000 USD. Hannity also owns a Volvo XC60 that’s worth more than $110,000 USD. In total, he owns (or has owned) about 8 cars

Sean Hannity’s Social Media Profile: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, and TikTok

Sean Hannity has an impressive number of fans on his social media pages where he shares a bit of his personal life and work-related stuff. As of the time of writing, Sean Hannity has over 1.7 million Instagram followers. Hannity also has over 5.5 million Twitter followers. On Facebook, Sean Hannity has over 4.5 million followers. What’s more, Sean Hannity’s TikTok profile was not available at the time of writing.

Awards and Recognitions

Hannity has received several awards and honors throughout his hugely successful career as a media personality. Some of the awards he has won include an honorary degree from Liberty University. According to Forbes, by 2018 Hannity had become one of the most-watched hosts in cable news and most-listened-to hosts on talk radio, due in part to his closeness and access to Trump.

Sean Hannity: Net Worth, Salary, and Earnings 2024

As of May 2024, Hannity has an estimated net worth of $450 million. Hannity makes his wealth as a TV and radio host. Sean Hannity is one of the richest TV show hosts in the world. He earns $25 million per year from Fox News alone.

Summary

Sean Hannity is one of the richest TV and radio hosts in the world with an estimated net worth of $450 million. He is famous for hosting The Sean Hannity Show, a nationally syndicated talk radio show, and has also hosted a commentary program, Hannity, on Fox News, since 2009.  He married Jill Rhodes in 1993 and together and they divorced in 2019. Hannity has two children: a boy and a girl.

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