Quick Facts Ben Swann

  • NameBen Swann
  • Birth NameBenjamin Swann
  • Birth Year1978
  • Birth month07
  • NationalityAmerican
  • Birth PlaceEl Paso, Texas
  • EthnicityWhite
  • Profession American television news anchor, political commentator, and journalist
  • MarriedYes
  • Married toJasmine Cruz
  • EducationBringham Young University
  • Children5

Ben Swann is an American television news anchor, political commentator, and journalist who worked as a sports producer, news journalist, and producer and managing editor on network affiliates, FOX, and RT America of the Russian state-owned TV network RT.

As a journalist, Ben has received a number of television journalism awards. He is a married man blessed with five children. Scroll to know more regarding his personal life.

Ben Swann Net Worth

Swann reportedly earns a good amount of salary from his profession. While working for FOX News as a cameraman and sports producer, he used to receive an average salary of $63 thousand

Furthermore, Swann then pursued his career and held several positions like managing editor, cameraman, anchor where he obtained relevant salary for his work.

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Besides Journalism, Swann also produces a television program and host several radio shows which have also assisted to amass more amount of net worth. Although he hasn’t revealed the exact figure of his income and career earning, we can assume Swann has gathered million dollars as his net worth.

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Kept aside his financial earning, Swan’s house, cars, watches, and suits as well can also be included to his personal assets.

Ben Swann Personal and Married Life

Neither, Swann has disclosed the identity of his parents nor the recognition of siblings. Rather than revealing the information regarding his parents, like other journalists, he has also managed to keep their profile low.

Chattering about his married life, he has a wife, Jasmine Cruz who had also worked for KFOX TV since mid-November of 2006. As of data found while surveying some of the sources, one of the reasons KFOX hired her was being Ben’s fiance at the time. 

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Ben and his wife, Jasmine were married in the year 1999. They are currently residing at El Paso, Texas with their five children.

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However, keeping personal and professional life separate, Swann hasn’t given any further information on his children and wife. Similarly, he had never mentioned his affairs or girlfriend history.

Ben Swann Early Life and Education

Benjamin Swann was born on July 17, 1978, in El Paso, Texas. As per his nationality, he is American and belongs to White ethnicity. Further, his star sign is Cancer. He grew up along with his nine brothers and sisters.

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Swann didn’t attend high school but was homeschooled. After completing his high school he enrolled at the Bringham Young University and earned a bachelor’s degree in Liberal Arts in 1993 and a master’s degree in history from the California State University, Dominguez Hills at the age of 16.

Ben Swann Career and Profession

At the age of 15, while attending Bringham Young University, he became a youth pastor at his local Baptist Church in Canutillo. After being unable to find a position as a pastor in El Paso, he began working for KDBC-TV and later in 1998 moved to KFOX where he worked as a news cameraman.

Eventually, he served as a sports producer and then, filmed, edited, and reported his own news and sports stories. Swan also became a morning co-anchor and managing editor at the station. During the period working for KFOX, he received a number of awards such as Lone Star Emmy Awards in 2005 and 2009, as well as a national Edward R. Murrow Awards in 2002.

In December 2010, he left El Paso to become an evening TV news presenter at Cincinnati, Ohio’s Fox affiliate WXIX-TV, co-anchoring with Tricia Macke. Later on October 23, 2012, Swann served as a panel member on a third-party presidential candidates debate hosted by Larry King in Chicago, Illinois. 

After experiencing by associating with several News Channel and presenting varieties of news, Swann began publishing pieces for the Liberty Nation Website in 2018.