Rob Schmitt Bioraphy and Wiki
Rob Schmitt is an American news anchor and journalist who currently works as the host of the Rob Schmitt Show on Newsmax TV. Rob previously worked as a co-host on Fox & Friends.
Schmitt’s variety of experiences in large and small media markets give him a unique perspective on the news business. He understands and identifies with Americans living in areas that are often deemed “flyover states” by coastal elitists.
Rob was hired as a weekend news anchor at the ABC affiliate WPLG-TV in Miami, Florida. In January 2009, he was arrested for alleged battery and domestic violence. Schmitt then posted bail of $1500 and was released on his own recognizance.
Two months later, the case was dismissed due to a lack of sufficient evidence. Schmitt’s bond was discharged and the pre-trial was canceled. In 2011, he accepted a position as an anchor with CBS Los Angeles and in 2013, as an anchor at WNBC-TV in New York City.
In 2016, he moved to Fox News where he served as co-host on Fox Nation with Carley Shimkus and worked as a co-anchor of Fox & Friends First with Jillian Mele. In August 2020, Rob stopped appearing on FOX News and joined Newsmax TV.
Rob is the current host of his own show called “Rob Schmitt Tonight” on Newsmax TV, He worked his way up from local news stations to network positions at ABC, CBS, NBC, and the Fox News Channel covering such stories as the fast-spreading California wildfires and killer hurricanes Harvey, Gustav and Hanna.
Schmitt was on the ground 48 hours after an earthquake decimated Haiti, killing more than 300,000 people. He also covered the deportation of Nazi death camp guard 95-year-old Jakiw Palij who was discovered living in Queens, New York.
|Age||39 years Old|
|Known For||Host on Newsmax|
|Net Worth||$1.5 million|
Rob Schmitt Age
Rob is 39 years old as of 2022, He was born on August 13, 1983, and celebrates his birthday on August 13th every year.
Rob Schmitt Height
Rob is 5 feet 8 inches tall.
Rob Schmitt Prents and Education
Rob was born and raised in Indiana, USA, he is the son of his loving parents Robert Schmitt and Farzaneh Schmitt. Rob’s mother is an Iranian immigrant. Coming to his educational background, Rob graduated with a B.A. in journalism from Indiana University.
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Rob Schmitt Wife and Married
To put everyone’s mind at ease, Rob announced on Twitter on March 8 that he is not married. It was reported that he does not have a wife or had ever been in a relationship before.
Rob Schmitt Salary
Schmitt’s career earns him a salary of $85,000-$95,000 on an annual basis. Rob sits at a net worth of $1.5 million as of 2022.
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