Know About Bret Baier; Wife, Fox News, Net Worth, Twitter, Height

Published Date: 06 Jun, 2019 Updated date: 06 Jun, 2019 By Celebs Podium

After meeting future wife in a 2002 blind date Bret Baier decided that the couple would be a perfect match. Two years late, they got hitched and now parents two children from the marital relationship.

Bret Baier is an American journalist known for hosting the Special Report with Bret Baier on the Fox News Channel. Previously, he was Chief White House Correspondent and Pentagon correspondent of the network.

Bret Baier Bio; Parents, Education, Height

William Bret Baier was born on 4 August 1970 to parents Bill Baier and Pat Baier. He resided in New Jersey until the age of 10 before his family moved to Atlanta, Georgia.

Standing at the height of 5 feet 10 inches (1.80 meters), he attended Marist High School. Then, he went to DePauw University from where he graduated with a BA degree in political science and English at the age of 22.

His Career; Fox News, Twitter

Bret started his television career with a local station in Rockford, Illinois. Later, he joined WRAL-TV, then CBS now NBC affiliate and gained journalism experience. Before joining Fox News, he worked for WREX-TV (NBC 13) and WJWJ-TV (PBS 2).


Bret Baier currently appears on Special Report with Bret Baier on Fox News Channel (Picture: Hollywood Reporter)

In 1998, Baier joined the Fox News Channel as a Southeastern correspondent, working until 2001. Moreover, he served as its chief White House correspondent for several years. He is now the chief political anchor of the network. Similarly, Baier is an anchor and executive editor of a weeknight program, Special Report with Bret Baier. He often shares the major news event on his official Twitter account amassing 1.3 million followers.

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Salary & Net Worth

Well, the veteran journalist makes big money from his media stint. As an experienced Fox News anchor he deserves the handsome salary from the network.

Bret earns a yearly salary of $7 million that makes his net worth of an estimated $16 million.

Shares Two Children With Wife

The 48-year-old has been relishing married life with his wife of 14 years. Bret tied the wedding knot with Amy Baier on 9 October 2004.


Bret Baier poses with his wife Amy Baier and sons on the occasion of the Easter 2019 (Picture: Bret’s Instagram)

The couple met on a blind date settled by their mutual friends in 2002. Amy, aged 40 serves as the Vice Chair of the Children’s National Hospital Foundation. They welcomed their first child, Paul Francis Baier on 29 June 2007. Similarly, their second son Daniel Bret Baier was born on 7 July 2010.

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Some Interesting Facts About Bret Baier

  • Bret practices Roman Catholic and attends Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Georgetown.
  • Before the marriage, Bret and Amy had a long distance relationship, traveling from Chicago to Washington.
  • His son Paul was born with a potentially fatal heart defect and recovered after multiple surgeries.
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