Anchors on cable information networks make an terrible lot of cash. CNN’s Anderson Cooper makes a reported $12 million annually. MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow additionally does fairly nicely, pulling in $7 million a yr.
However no anchor comes wherever near rankings king Sean Hannity. Based on a 2020 piece from The Avenue, Fox Information pays its high anchor an astounding $40 million annually.
Nonetheless, the Fox Information anchor desires his followers to know that life isn’t all that rosy. Throughout his Friday present, Hannity advised his viewers:
“You understand, as a result of, what you do is you’re studying from stars, Hollywood folks, well-known folks, athletes about success and I don’t know anyone that ever walks this earth that has it simple. You understand, you say, ‘Oh, wealthy folks have it simple.’ There’s no person that I do know that will get by this life with out ache, with out issue, with out striving, with out struggling, with out issues being laborious. I don’t care what it’s, however for no matter it’s, all of us undergo that.”
Within the coming years, Hannity could get even richer. Fox Information is, at this level, the chief in Conservative media. However for a few years, they’ve gone with out competitors. Donald Trump has not too long ago been selling Fox rivals OAN and Newsmax.
There may be additionally a rumor on the market that Trump may very well be seeking to begin his personal pay per view media service. All 3 networks may very well be seeking to poach Hannity which could elevate his present wage even greater.
Todd Neikirk is a New Jersey based mostly politics and know-how author. His work has been featured in psfk.com, foxsports.com and hillreporter.com. He enjoys sports activities, politics, comedian books and spending time on the shore together with his household.