Emmy Award-winning journalist Ari Melber currently works for NBC News as a legal analyst and MSNBC as a chief legal correspondent. One of the prominent on-air personalities, Melber gained national and international recognition as a host of MSNBC‘s news and politics program The Beat with Ari Melber.
As per Forbes, the popular program is also named ‘MSNBC’s best rating ever for the time slot’ with now averages 1.8 million viewers. It likewise became one of the most-viewed news shows on YouTube and the highest of any MSNBC show, drawing around 13 million views a month.
Melber previously worked for many other MSNBC’s shows such as The Point, The Cycle, The Rachel Maddow Show, and The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell.
Let’s also talk about his net worth and salary.
What Is Ari Melber Net Worth? How Much Does He Make?
Ari Melber has an estimated net worth of $4 million, as per Celebrity Net Worth in 2020. He has collected the majority of his riches from his splendid journalism career.
Ari Melber, 40, currently serves as a legal analyst for NBC News. As per some reliable online sources, Melber is paid more than $141,046 a year from the network.
Additionally, the journalist serves as a chief legal correspondent for MSNBC. There, Melber hosts one of the most-viewed and popular news shows The Beat with Ari Melber. His annual salary from the network is reported over $194490.
The famed media personality has also interviewed a number of known figures like Eric Holder, Kamala Harris, Donald Trump‘s attorney Jay Sekulow, and more others.
Melber is also a sporadic attorney. The average salary of the lawyer in the United States ranges from $51k-$160k a year.
Where Does He Live?
Ari Melber currently resides in his house located in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn. However, the financial data of the property is still a little bit unclear.
According to sources, the median price of the home in Brooklyn is over $1 million.
Grew Up In a Highly-Educated Family
Ari Melber was born in Seattle, Wahington, on 31st March 1980. He is the son of Barbara D. Melber, a sociologist, and Daniel M. Melber. His mother Barbara also taught at the University of Washington and Boston University.
Melber also has an older brother named Jonathan Melber, a writer at Art/Work – Revised & Updated: Everything You Need to Know (and Do) As You Pursue Your Art Career.
Ari attended the University of Michigan and graduated with an A.B. degree in political science. He later earned a J.D. degree from Cornell Law School.
Is Aril Melber In A Relationship?
Ari Melber is not dating anyone as of 2020. The journalist was previously married to Drew Grant, a pop culture reporter at the New York Observer. The couple tied the knot in 2013. But their marriage could not last long and ended in divorce in 2017.
Following their divorce, Melber moved on with actress Alexandra Daddario. The two dated for a year in 2018.