Rich Edson FOX News, Bio, Age, Wife, Grandmother, Net Worth, Wedding, Salary and The Five Today

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Rich Edson Biography | Wiki

Rich Edson is an American Journalist currently serving as a State Department news anchor and reporter for The FOX News Channel based in New York City. Previously, he served as a Washington correspondent for FOX Business News Network from 2007 to 2015. Rich also worked as a general assignment reporter for WJCL FOX 28 news served in Savannah, Virginia and Channel 2 News in Allentown, Panama

Rich Edson Education

Edson finished his high school studies at the Dumont High School in New Jersey, United States. Later, he graduated with a dual degree in history from Rutgers University. Rich then earned his Master’s degree from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.

Rich Edson Age

How old is Rich? Edson is 40 years old as of 2021. He was born on August 2, 1881, in Ridgewood, New Jersey, United States. His birthday is celebrated on 2nd August every year. His zodiac birth sign is Leo. ALSO READ: Gerri Willis 

Rich Edson Nationality | Ethnicity

Edson is an American national by birth. He was born and brought up in New Jersey, United States. He is of white ethnicity and heritage.

Rich Edson Height

Rich stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m). He has an average body stature and also maintains an average bodyweight of around 58 kilograms. However, information regarding his other body measurements si currently not yet available.

Rich Edson Grandmother | Parents

Rich was born and brought up in a simple neighborhood situated in Ridgewood, New Jersey by his loving parents. He grew up as the son of Emily Edson (mother). However, information regarding his father and grandmother is currently not yet available. Nevertheless, his mother, Emily works as a nurse at the Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, New Jersey.

Rich Edson Wedding | Wife

Is Rich Married? Edson is married to his loving wife, Cheryl Cappiello. The two got tied the knot in a simple wedding ceremony held on July 20, 2008, at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church in Tenafly, New Jersey. Rich met Cheryl when they were both bandmates of the Dumont High School marching band. Therefore, they are high school sweethearts. His wife is a professional lawyer who worked as an associate at the Roseland New Jersey firm. She is also the daughter of a retired meter inspector and a custom service representative based in Paramus New Jersey.

Rich Edson Salary

Edson working as a State Department news anchor and reporter for The FOX News Channel (FNC), earns an annual salary ranging from $55,000 to 95,000.

Rich Edson Fox New | Reporter Mike | Who Is Rich On The Five Today?

Rich currently works as a State Department news anchor for The FOX News Network. He also served as a Washington News correspondent for the FOX Business Network in 2007 before transitioning to FNC in early 2015. During his tenure at FNC, he has delivered incredible news updates live from Washington DC during the 2020 election coverage.

He has even interviewed Mike Pompeo in Cairo, Egypt to discuss the US and Middle Eastern Relations. He also contributed to the FOX News live coverage of the United States and North Korea Summit in Singapore. Prior to his work at FOX News, Edson was the one who covered the city and county government news updates for WCUL TV in Savannah, Georgia.

He even gave live sports coverage and gave general sports updates and reports for Channel 2 News based in Allentown. Additionally, his work won him the 2020 DC Funniest Journalist award during the stand-up comedy competition held in the same year.

Rich Edson Net Worth

Edson is a renowned American Journalist and Correspondent who has an estimated net worth of around $2 million dollars as of 2021.