How Much is Fox News's Rupert Murdoch's Net Worth And Salary? Valuation of His Property, Details

Updated On 05 Nov, 2017 Published On

The king of the media empire, Rupert Murdoch is a powerful personality. He literally rules the Fox News channel, The Times of London as well as The Wall Street Journal. The fact about Rupert Murdoch’s net worth might go beyond your imagination. 

Well, today we will talk about his sky-high net worth, salary, and unbelievable property. Keep reading to get the details:

Rupert Murdoch's Net Worth and Salary

Mugal of the media world Rupert Murdoch’s will surely blow your mind. His estimated net worth is as high as $12 billionAccording to Variety, Rupert Murdoch’s annual salary is as high as $7.1 million.


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He earns such massive income from his companies, and from his shares in the different business.

Rupert Murdoch prolific career and success

Rupert’s success didn't come as easy as it is thought to be. Initially, he began with a local newspaper in Adelaide. Later, he established different publications in Australia and expanded it in the UK, USA, and Asia as well. In the 50s, Rupert made his debut in the TV industry. In 1986, the amazing media personality established Fox Broadcasting Company in the USA.

Rupert Murdoch

Rupert Murdoch

Source: Forbes

In 2010, Fox News made a profit of $700 million. Fox’s Super Bowl along with Bill O’Reilly's interview with president Trump became one of the most-watched TV show broadcast in the history. His Wall Street Journal became the United States of America’s most prominent newspaper as it suppressed all the other national daily papers. 

Rupert Murdoch

Rupert Murdoch

Source: The Nation

You might be delighted to know that News Corp. was the first to sell digital subscription on iPad. All thanks to Rupert’s friendship with Apple. Later when Rupert bought his daughter’s production company for $673 million, he got the entire power of the British Sky Broadcasting in the UK.

After Roger Ailes resignation from Fox News in 2016, Rupert became the channel's CEO.

Rupert Murdoch property and valuations

Rupert owns a gorgeous house in Mayfair in London which is quite a costly area of London. In New York, Rupert owns a triplex on FIFTH AVE. He bought it in 2005 for $44 million. Besides, he also holds a house at OYSTER BAY which is a beach home worth $10.5 million. In Beverly Hills, he has an 11-bedroom-villa which stands tall in an area of 8,700 feet. It has been reported that Rupert also owns a mansion near Beijing's FORBIDDEN CITY.

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In 2015, Rupert bought his father’s Beverly hills state for $30 million. In 2016, Rupert sold his West Village mansion for $27.5 million. We also can't forget that Rupert owns a mobile home, his yacht named ROSEHEARTY. If you think that’s all, well it isn’t. He owns a mobile house too, his yacht named Rosehearty. He is also a proud owner of his private jet, BOEING 737. 

Rupert Murdoch Personal Life

Rupert has been married four times. His former wives are Patricia Booker, Anna Maria Torv, and Wendi Deng whom he married in 1965, 1967, and 1999 respectively. He is currently married to Jerry Hall. They tied the knot on 4th March 2016.

Rupert Murdoch with wife Jerry Hall

Rupert Murdoch with wife Jerry Hall

Source: CNN

Altogether Murdoch has six children and thirteen grandchildren. There are no reports of him having other girlfriends and affairs, now which makes his and Hall's divorce unlikely to happen.

Rupert Murdoch with his children

Rupert Murdoch with his children and grandchildren

Source: Daily mail

Looking at Rupert Murdoch career and net worth, we are pretty sure that he is the most successful one among his siblings. We are pretty sure that his net worth will keep increasing in coming years as well.

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