Bill Griffeth Biography

Updated On Dec 11, 2018 Published On Dec 04, 2018
Facts of Bill Griffeth
Date of Birth: 1956 , October-7
Birth Nation: United States
Name Bill Griffeth
Father Charles Griffeth
Mother Frances Griffeth
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Los Angeles, California
Ethnicity White
Profession Journalist, Anchor
Working For CNBC Cable Network
Net Worth $10 Million
Eye Color Black
Face Color White
Famous for CNBC Cable Network
Married Yes
Married to Cindy Griffeth
Children 2
Divorce No
Education California State University
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Bill Griffeth is an American financial journalist. He currently works for CNBC Cable Network.

Bill was born as William Curtis Griffeth, on October 7, 1956, in Los Angeles, California, to his mother Frances Griffeth and father Charles Griffeth.

Bill attended the California State University, in Northridge, where he received a bachelor’s degree in journalism, along with his future co-anchor Sue Herera.

In 1981, Bill joined Financial News Network where he worked as an anchor for 10 years. During his period on FNN, he was nominated for a CableACE Award for his 1987 Stock Market Crash coverage.

In 1991, Griffeth joined CNBC where he anchored numerous programs, including Power Lunch, which he co-anchored alongside Herera.

CNBC president Mark Hoffman announced on November 19, 2009, that Bill would take a one-year leave from the network.

Bill went back to the channel on January 3, 2011, and started anchoring a new news show Closing Bell that airs on Monday-Friday at 3-4pm ET.

Bill is happily married to his loving wife Cindy Griffeth. He looks pretty secretive about his personal life.

However, multiple sources have confirmed that the couple shares two children, a son Chad Griffeth and daughter Carless Griffeth, together. The family resides in Park Ridge, New Jersey.

Most recently, Bill had a DNA test on himself after which he found that Charles was not his biological father.

Griffeth accumulates an excellent earning throughout his successful career at CNBC. With a massive amount of salary, Bill has earned himself a lavish lifestyle.

According to the various authorized online sources, the net worth of the television personality is estimated to be $10 million.

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Born in Los Angeles, California, USA

October 7 , 1956

Bill Griffeth was born William Curtis Griffeth on October 7, 1956, in Los Angeles, California to parents, Frances Griffeth and Charles Griffeth.

Studied at California State University

1980

Bill earned a bachelor's degree in journalism from California State University, Northridge (CSUN) in In 1980 along with his future co-anchor Sue Herera.

Joined Financial News Network

1981

Bill joined Financial News Network In 1981. There he worked as an anchor for 10 years and he was nominated for a CableACE Award during that period.

Joined CNBC

1991

Bill joined CNBC in 1991 and there he anchored numerous programs, including Power Lunch. He co-anchored the show alongside Herera.

Left CNBC

November 19 , 2009

CNBC president Mark Hoffman announced Bill's one-year leave from CNBC November 19, 2009. He went back to the channel on January 3, 2011.

Networth $10 Million

2018

Bill Griffeth earns a handsome amount of salary throughout his career which adds up to his current net worth of $10 Million.