Chris Stirewalt’s Bio, Net Worth, Girlfriend, & Family

American journalist Chris Stirewalt is well known for the politics section on Fox News Channel. He is further associated with the channel as a co-host of “Perino & Stirewalt: I’ll Tell You What’ with political commentator Dana Perino. 


NameChris Stirewalt
Also Known AsChristopher W. Stirewalt
Date of BirthNovember 17, 1975
Age48 years old
Zodiac SignScorpio
Height5 feet 7 inches
Place of BirthWheeling, West Virginia
HometownWheeling, West Virginia
Marital StatusUnmarried

Chris Stirewalt’s Net Worth and Salary

The estimated net worth of Chris Stirewalt is around $6 million. People often ask how much does he make in a year? His salary and other incomes bring him around $1 million per year. He earns from his career as a journalist, public speaker, and also as an author.

Chris Stirewalt’s Girlfriend & Relationships

Chris is very reserved about his private life. Not much is known to the media in regards to his dating history and current relationship. He was rumored to be dating his co-host Dana Perino which was denied by both parties. Moreover, he is also assumed to be gay by many people, mainly due to his current single status.

In 2014, he mentioned about his son on his Twitter which indicates he has a son.

Chris Stirewalt’s Sister and Family

Stirewalt was born in Wheeling, West Virginia, USA on November 17, 1975He is 48 years old.  Both of his parents are natives of West Virginia. His mother’s name is Joan Marie Mcarthy. She was Irish; she died a few years ago.

Chris was raised along with his sister Kristen Powers. Kristen is an American author and political analyst. She works for USA Today and CNN as a columnist and political analyst.

Chris prefers to maintain his privacy and currently lives in Washington, D.C. whilst maintaining his low profile.

College and Education

In regards to his educational background, he went to ‘Whitfield School’ in Creve Coeur in Missouri. In 1990, he then attended ‘The Linsly School’ for his high school education. He later enrolled at ‘Hampden-Sydney College’ and graduated in 1997. 


Initially, Chris worked at ‘Wheeling Intelligencer’, located in West Virginia, following his college graduation. He then joined ‘Charleston Daily Mail’ in 1998 and served as a political editor for 6 years. 

Later, he worked at ‘West Virginia Media Holdings’ in West Virginia for around three years. 

Chris then worked as a political editor for ‘The Washington Examiner’, a political weekly magazine in 2017, and soon after he started his career in ‘Fox News’ in July 2010 as a digital political editor and has been associated with the news channel for over a decade. 

Chris then became a household name as a famous television host with his rise in popularity in the media. He often appeared on Fox network programs, such as ‘Special Report with Bret Baier’,’ The Kelly File’, ‘America’s Newsroom’, ‘Fox News Halftime Report’, and ‘Fox News Sunday with Wallace’. Furthermore, he is also a public speaker. 

He published his first book, ‘Every Man a King: A Short, Colorful History of American Populist’ in September 2018. His book received good feedback from critics as well as readers. However, it has been reported that Chris was laid off by Fox News along with 15 other staff in January 2021.

Social Media

Chris Stirewalt has a verified Twitter account and is quite active in social media, namely Twitter and Instagram He uses his social media platform to post political matters among other things.

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