Bret Baier Biography
Quick Facts Bret Baier
- NameBret Baier
- Birth NameWilliam Bret Baier
- EthnicityWhite Ethnicity
- ProfessionTV Presenter
- Working ForFox News Network
- Salary7 Million Dollar
- Eye ColorBlack
- Hair ColorBlack
- Face ColorWhite
- Famous ForJournalist
- Married toAmy Baier (m. 2004)
- ChildrenDaniel Baier, Paul Francis Baier
- EducationDePauw University
- AwardsThe CMA Awards
- Online PresenceFacebook, Twitter, Wikipedia
- TV ShowSpecial Report with Bret Baier
- Birth PlaceRumson, New Jersey
When it comes to the broadcasting network pioneer Fox News Channel, then it is recalled as the home of hundreds of talented, skillful, energetic and most successful co-workers. Among those crowd, William Bret Baier is one of the diamonds which that Fox news feel proud to have.
Making in the presence in the industry for a long time, Bret contribution towards the uplift of the network is remarkable. Bret Baie remains to stick with his longtime girlfriend and current wife Amy. The couple met each other on a blind date in 2001 and married after three years of dating.
Bret Baier Early life & Education
The New Jersey resident but raised in Dunwoody, Georgia, Bret Baie was born on 4th August 1970, in Rumson, New Jersey, in a Roman Catholic family. Due to family history, Baier itself follows Catholic in religion while he falls in White Ethnicity and American nationality.
Bret went to Marist High School which is a Roman Catholic High School and graduate in the year 1988. He later attended the DePauw University, Greencastle, Indiana and graduated in 1992 with Bachelor in Arts taking the major subject as Political science and English.
Bret Baier Career
Moving to his professional background, Bret Baie started his career from the local station in Rockford, Illinois. After having some years of experience in the network, he went to WRAL-TV a CBS affiliate in Raleigh, North Carolina and motivate himself to reach in the perfect height.
The life-changing moment came in his life when he filled the audition tape for a reporter at FOX News Network. After analyzing his marvelous workpiece, he was admitted to Fox News in the year 1998. He was first based in Atlanta, however, he never managed to return to Atlanta, instead, he moved to Georgia in order to collect the news on Pentagon attack.
Bret Baie later settled in for five years, taking 11 trips to Afghanistan and 13 to Iraq in Pentagon. While his tenure in the network, he was named White House correspondent for Fox News in the year 2007. After 2007 he was assigned to frequent substitute for Brit Hume for the special show Special Reports on Fridays.
Bret first show was successfully hit and grab huge attention which made him a permanent anchor on 5th January 2009. During his time in the network, he has shown his excellent skill and has covered numbers of sensational news. For his contribution to the Network, he was named as a Significant Sig by Sigma Chi Fraternity.
Bret Baier Personal life
Concerning about his personal life history, then we must appreciate Bret Baie for his perfect balance between the two lives. Bret himself is blessed with the remarkable and perfect body figure. Looking at his figure we can surely assume that he must have been in several relationships in the past.
However, Bret Baie remains to stick with his longtime girlfriend and current wife Amy. The couple met each other on a blind date in September 2001. She is the vice chairwomen of Children’s National Hospital Foundation.
After dating for three years, the duo tied the knot on 9th October 2004. On 29th June 2007, the couple welcomed their first child, Paul Francis Baier, and on 7th July 2010, they welcomed their second child, Daniel Bret Baire.
Baier first son was born with cardiac problems and at the time his child received special treatment from the wish of President George. W. Bush. The couple is living happily in their hometown whereas there’re no such rumors which can make trouble or led to a divorce situation.
Bret Baier Net Worth
Bret earns a good sum of money from his professional career. While working at Fox News WRAL-TV he was paid $3 million dollar which was the most expensive salary for media reporter in the Fox news history. He earns $3.37 for every single browser from the show “Special Report with Bret Baier” and his show view hits up to 2.07 million.
Bret Baier purchased a six-bedrooms, a seven-bath house in DC’s Berkley for $3.2 million dollars in 2009. Allocating information from several sources it is found out that his current Net Worth is around $16 million.