The real name of Shepard Smith or say Shep Smith is David Shepard Smith Jr. He is an American television news anchor who is now the former host of Studio B weekdays and Fox Report with Shepard Smith.
Shepard's way of delivering the information has actually attracted more viewers than expected. Today here we will be discussing the common question of all, his net worth. Know more about his career and awards too.
Before directly jumping off to his net worth, we will be discussing his career which will help us to imagine his net worth. Smith first started his career through the television contract in Panama City Beach with WJHG-TV.
Throughout his journey, he has worked for WCJB-TV, WBBH-TV as a reporter, WSVN, WCPX-TV. Later in the year 1996, he joined the Fox News Channel as its inception. He was assigned to cover much major news. His report on the funeral and death of 'Princess of Wales, Dianna' is regarded to be his outstanding work.
Speaking of his net worth, he signed a three-year contract with Fox News which paid around $7 million to $8 million per year on 2007. Thus, right then he was taken be on one of the highest paid news anchors. He again renewed and extended the contract on October 26, 2010, for next three years.
Shepard has always been too much secretive in regards to his net worth. But as per some sites, his net worth is estimated to be around $20 million. Also, his salary is estimated to be around $10 million. He has always been spotted in classic vintage look with the royal dress. He once admitted that he was gay but there are no further details about the report, though. Too bad, people.
Shepard once owned a beautiful house in New York City. As per some news, he once listed his beautiful house for sale for around $4,000,000. The beautiful and stylish consists of two bedrooms and two bathrooms spreading up to 2341 square feet.
His cars and expensive gadgets are yet to be disclosed. Going though his Instagram account, he has not posted any pictures related to net worth. Check out some posts of Shepard on his official Instagram account.
Even though Shepard has attracted a lot of viewers and we can see people praising him for his outstanding works, he has not received any awards till the date. But there is no doubt that talented anchor Shepard Smith will be paid off for his amazing work and years in journalism.