Rick Leventhal Net Worth 2020, Bio, Career, and Achievement
Rick Leventhal is an American reporter who serves as a senior correspondent for Fox News Channel based in New York City since June 1997. He has spent 10 years in local news, reporting and anchoring in markets including Columbia, South Carolina; Spartanburg, South Carolina; West Palm Beach, Florida and New York City.
He was born Richard Gary Leventhal on January 24, 1960, in Christian County, Kentucky, United States of America. He celebrates his birthday on 24th January every year.
Leventhal was born to as the younger son of Dr. Allan Leventhal, a retired psychologist in Silver Spring, Maryland, and Carol Leventhal, a retired director of Greenbelt Cares in Greenbelt, Maryland. Leventhal has been married twice. He was first married to Penny Daniels and later to Beth Shak.
However, the childhood memory of his is not provided. Rick achieved his education from the Montgomery Blair High School. Later on, he completes his Broadcast Journalism degree from the American University, Washington. Rick holds the American nationality. He belongs to the white ethnicity.
His mother is Carol Leventhal, the retired director of Greenbelt Cares in Greenbelt, while his father is Dr. Allan Leventhal, a retired psychologist in Silver Spring.
Rick Leventhal serves as New York Based senior correspondent for Fox News Channel. He joined the network in 1997 as a correspondent. Rick has been to war zones nearly two dozen times which include five trips to Iraq, four to Afghanistan, eight to Israel, tours of Albania, and also Macedonia during the war in Kosovo and two trips to Libya in 2011.
He also spent nine weeks in Kuwait and Iraq in 2003, embedded with the United States Marine Corps’ 3rd L.A.R. During this time, they were crossing the border and advancing to the outskirts of Baghdad, where he then joined the Sinners and Saints of the 2nd Battalion, 23rd Marines.
Rick was one of the first reporters on the scene at the World Trade Center on 9/11 and also the first to go live before the towers fell to the ground.
He later traveled to Bahrain and Afghanistan that year, embedding with Marines at Camp Rhino and Kandahar Airport for the launch of the War on Terror. Rick provided live coverage of flooding in Louisiana more recently, the killing of Osama bin Laden and the 10-year commemoration of 9/11.
He then spent significant time covering 2010’s oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico and has been dispatched to numerous natural disasters over 24 years of reporting, riding out major hurricanes including Katrina, Rita, Andrew, and Hugo.
Leventhal’s annual salary is estimated to be between $ 24,292 and $ 72,507 or an hourly average wage of between $ 10.15 and $ 31.32.
Working as an anchor at Fox News, there is no doubt Leventhal earns a good salary and has been able to accumulate good net worth. However, his exact net worth has not yet been revealed but the information will be updated as soon as it is available.
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