Martha MacCallum is an American journalist and news anchor. She currently works for FOX News as the host of the news/talk show, The Story with Martha MacCallum.
As of July 2020, Martha MacCallum is reported to have a net worth of $8 million. In this article, we look at the career and provide a breakdown of her net worth including her FOX salary.
Martha MacCallum Net Worth: Incomes Sources. Salary & Earnings
Martha attributes her prodigious net worth to her career as a journalist and TV host.
Martha began her professional career as a theatre performer. She trained at the Circle in the Square Theatre School in Manhattan, New York.
She went on to found the Miranda Theater Company in New York before changing her career trajectory and became a reporter for Corporate Finance magazine.
She also became an associate in corporate relations at the New York-based publishing firm, Dow Jones & Company.
Later, she became a business news correspondent and reporter for Wall Street Journal Television on their shows, The Wall Street Journal Report, Business USA, and World Market Outlook.
After a brief stint at the sports/business TV station, WPXN-TV, MacCallum joined NBC/CNBC. She became a reporter/host and went on to appear in shows like The News with Brian Williams, The Today Show, and co-hosted CNBC’s Morning Call with Martha MacCallum and Ted David.
FOX News Salary
The bulk of Martha MacCallum’s wealth comes from her time with FOX News Channel. She joined the channel in 2004 and currently hosts the nightly news/political talk show, The Story with Martha MacCallum.
During her time hosting The Story, MacCallum has moderated interviews with such people as FOX host Brett Baier, Senator Bernie Sanders, the disgraced lawyer Brett Kavanaugh and his wife Ashley Estes Kavanaugh, to name a few.
MacCallum has also covered many high-profile national and international stories like the terrorist threat of ISIS, the August 2014 shooting of civilian Michael Brown by police officer Darren Wilson, and the Royal Wedding in 2011.
She has also hosted interviews with President Donald Trump, senator John McCain, and Governor Mitt Romney, among others.
Martha MacCallum reportedly earns around $700 thousand annually as a FOX News host.
Cape Cod Home
In 2011, Martha purchased a 1960s Colonial home in Chatham, Massachusetts. The coastal home had been twice remodeled when she purchased it.
She put her own touch on the house including reupholstering old furniture that her family already owned. She also had the whole house re-painted to more vibrant colors befitting a coastal escape.
How Old is Martha MacCallum? What is Her Height?
Martha was born Martha Bowes MacCallum in Buffalo, New York, to Elizabeth B. and Douglas C. MacCallum, Jr.
Born on January 31, 1964, Martha is 56 years old and stands at 5 feet 4 inches (1.63 meters).
She grew up in Wyckoff, New Jersey, and attended the nearby Ramapo High School in Franklin Lakes, New Jersey. After graduation, MacCallum pursued a degree in political science from St. Lawrence University in St. Lawrence County, New York.
Is Martha MacCallum Married? Does She Have Children?
MacCallum has been married since August 22, 1992, to business owner Daniel John Gregory.
The couple has three children together: sons Harry MacCallum Gregory and Edward Reed Gregory; and daughter Elizabeth Bowes Gregory.