Fox Business Network contributor and host of Fox's Making Money with Charles Payne, Charles Payne is one of the successful TV journalists out there. The former North Dakota security policeman also hosts his syndicated talk show, The Payne Nation. And as the host of the acclaimed shows, his net worth is also praiseworthy.
At 17, Charles started out as a security policeman for the United States Air Force and was laid on-screen in the late 90s. The moment he was put on-screen, Charles showed the world who he was and what he was capable of. His popularity has only grown over the years, and he has successfully cashed in millions to his name.
Without wasting any time, let's get to know his net worth and income.
Charles Payne lives a balanced professional and personal life. While he enjoys his blissful married life with wife Yvonne and their two children, he continues to amuse his audiences. Over the course of his productive anchoring career, Charles has amassed a huge fortune.
Today's Overlooked Story— Charles V Payne (@cvpayne) December 10, 2018
Germany blinks on forcing EU nations to take on migrants but wants nations to match “burden sharing” measures on migration. (Sounds rich for nation that won't pay fair share of NATO. Still, post Merkel Germany seems to get it.https://t.co/uVD3x1ruDG
As of 2018, Charles is worth an estimated $10 million. Charles overstands the likes of Fox News employees such as Greg Gutfeld, Bill Hemmer, Martha MacCallum in regards to net worth. An average income of a Fox News contributor stands at $60 thousand, which hints Charles earns a huge salary from the Fox News Channel.
However, the details of his salary and annual income aren't published so far. Alongside his journalism profession, Charles is also an author. He published his first book, Be Smart, Act Fast, Get Rich: Your Game Plan for Getting It Right in the Stock Market in 2007. It costs $37 on an average.
His income from his book sales must add to his net worth, which in coming days will mark higher. Charles, who enjoys a huge net worth over his successful career, has a fair share of controversies, as well.
Charles was accused of sexual harassment by his former Fox colleague Scottie Nell Hughes in July 2017. After the news spread out, Charles was even suspended from the Fox Business Network for a short span.
Amid those allegations, Charles wrote on Twitter on July 7, 2017,
That is an ugly lie I vehemently deny to my core. There is a mountain of proof that also proves its a lie.
Days ago a reporter contacted me about (false) allegations and asked for a comment. I gave an immediate reply. He reported story w/out them— Charles V Payne (@cvpayne) July 7, 2017
This was my reply: “That is an ugly lie I vehemently deny to my core. There is a mountain of proof that also proves its a lie.”— Charles V Payne (@cvpayne) July 7, 2017
Charles suspension was made on September 8, 2017.
Well, at present, the host is involved with some big channels and his net worth is expected to rise further as well in the future.