John Stossel Net Worth – Bio, Height, Age, Family

By | December 8, 2017

John Stossel is a renowned journalist whose net worth of $4 million. As per his wiki, Stossel current height is 1.81 m, check his age, salary, family, house detail. He is a prominent American and Hollywood consumer television personality, a legendary journalist, a libertarian expert and a successful author. John is popularly known for his role as Co-anchor at ABC’s primetime news magazine show. He is presently working for Fox Business Network (FBN) as a libertarian pundit.

John Stossel net worth 2017, age, height

Full Name John Frank Stossel
Birth Date March 6, 1947
Nationality American
Height 5.11 feet/1.81 m
Parents Under Review
Net Worth $4 million
Source of Income TV Personality
Annual Salary $250,000
Sibling Thomas P. Stossel
Children Max Stossel and Lauren Stossel
Ethnicity Ashkenazi Jewish
Wife Ellen Abrams

Biography and Wiki

His birth name John Frank Stossel, was born on 1947 in Chicago Heights, Illinois, to Jewish parents. His parents left Germany and moved to the USA before Hitler rose to power. He was brought up as protestant in Chicago under the control of his father who was a Congregationalist church’s membership. John attended New Trier High School and completed his graduate degree in psychology from Princeton University in the year 1969. Later, he moved to the University of Chicago’s School of Hospital Management though dropped out him from there. John’s older brother Tom is a doctor. Don’t forget to check out other famous Jewish actors list here.


Leaving School of Hospital Management, John joined at KGW-TV in Portland, Oregon to build his career as a researcher. Afterwards, he was appointed by WCBS-Television in New York City to serve as a customer reporter. In 1981, he was proposed to work as a reporter for ‘20/20’ and luckily joined ‘ABC NEWS’ which was a breakthrough in his career graph. He got massive success in some popular shows ‘Stupid in America’, ‘Sick in America’, ‘Americans Today’ etc. In the year 2009, he moved to ‘Fox Business Network’ as a Libertarian expert to provide libertarian analysis. He still working there and rendering his best knowledge and talent.

Net Worth of John Stossel

From his successful career, he made his net worth $4 million. It is estimated that he withdraw a salary of $250 thousand annually. John is happily married to Ellen Abrams and the couple has two children, a son Max Stossel and a daughter Lauren Stossel.  John has two luxurious house located in New York City and Massachusetts.


John has gained 19 ‘Emmy Awards’ and has been acclaimed prestigious honor by National Press Club for five times for his excellence in consumer reporting. Apart from journalism he also wrote of three books. In 2005 “Provide me a break: How I uncovered Hucksters, Cheats and Scam performers and become the scourge of the liberal mass media”, in 2007 “Myths, Lies and Downright Stupidity: Obtain out the Shovel Why all you know is incorrect” and in 2012 “No, they can not: why government fails-but people succeed.”

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