Born in Cranston, Rhode Island in 1977, Elisabeth Hasselbeck is a well-known television personality with a net worth of approximately $12 million. She has worked for an array of renowned companies but developed her popularity as the co-host for Fox & Friends.
Her Early Years
Elisabeth Hasselbeck attended Boston College and was the captain of the women’s softball team, the Eagles. She led the team through a variety of wins, including consecutive championships for the Big East. After she had graduated in 1999 with a Fine Arts degree, she began to focus on a career that emulated her past education such as painting and industrial design. Eventually she was able to get a job with Puma shoes and became a reputable designer.
After establishing herself as a creative professional, she was casted on a hit reality television show, Survivor, particularly, Survivor: The Australian Outback. She ended the show in fourth place and because of her time on the show, other doors in the television industry were opened for her.
In 2003, Hasselbeck was given the opportunity to audition to become one of the co-hosts on The View with the intention of replacing Lisa Ling. In November of the same year, she became a permanent addition to the panel of The View and it gave her even more fame, leading her to become the co-host of Fox and Friends.
Her Husband and Children
You may be familiar with her last name, Hasselbeck as she is married to the retired professional football player, Tim Hasselbeck who was once a quarterback. In fact, he was her college sweetheart that she went on to marry in July of 2002. Throughout their time together they have given birth to three children, two sons and a daughter.
By combining her salary and the salary of her husband, they have become one of the most wealthy celebrity couples in the world.
Elisabeth Hasselbeck’s Annual Salary
According to recent reports, the average annual salary of Hasselbeck is about $1 million. As a presenter, television personality, actor, and author, she has continually found new ways to further her career. With a net worth of over $12 million, it is not a surprise that she is one of the richest celebrities in North America. Though, she is not paid as much money as some other influential television personalities in the world such as Judge Judy or Pat Sajak.
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