Michelle Malkin is an author, political commentator, blogger, and a contributor for ‘Fox News’ channel. She has also acted as a host in channels like MSNBC and C-SPAN. She was seen as a guest on National Radio programs as well. She is also known as a founder of two conservative websites, i.e., Hot Air and Twitchy. Now let’s have a closer look at the net worth of Michelle Malkin in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Michelle Malkin took birth in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on 20th October 1970. Her father’s name is Apolo DeCastro Maglalang. He was a physician. Her mother’s name is Rafaela Perez. She was a teacher and a homemaker. Malkin has a brother who is younger than her. The whole family shifted to New Jersey after completion of her father’s medical training. Michelle is Roman Catholic and of Filipina descent. She studied in “Holy Spirit Roman Catholic High School”. Malkin completed her graduate degree in 1992 from Oberlin College. While studying in school, Malkin edited some school newspaper. She wanted to become a concert pianist back then. She aspired to get Bachelor’s Degree in Music. Later she majored in English.
Michelle Malkin married Jesse Malkin on 24th June 1993. They met in college and dated for two years before getting hitched. In 1999, their daughter Veronica Mae Malkin was born. They welcomed their son Julian Daniel Malkin in 2003. Malkin disclosed in her blog that her daughter Veronica had some health issues and breathing problem. She was born slightly underweight.
Career, Awards & Nominations
After finishing her graduate degree in 1992, Michelle started her career in Journalism. She worked as a Columnist at ‘Los Angeles Daily News’ from 1992 to 1994. In 1995, she worked as a journalist at the ‘Competitive Enterprise Institute’ in Washington, D.C. She shifted to Seattle in 1996 and wrote columns for ‘The Seattle Times’. In 1999, Michelle became a syndicated columnist nationally while serving in Creators Syndicate. She launched her first book ‘Invasion: How America Still Welcomes Terrorists, Criminals and Other Foreign Menaces’ in 2002. This book became the ‘New York Times Bestseller’.
She wrote few more books like ‘In Defense of Internment’ (2004), ‘Unhinged’ (2005), ‘Culture of Corruption’ (2009), ‘Who Built That’ (2015) and ‘Sold Out’ (2015). Malkin started her personal blog ‘MichelleMalkin.com’ in June 2004. Later on, Michelle was included in the top 5 of “Best-Read National Conservative Bloggers” by ‘National Republican Senatorial Committee’. Her blog has been recorded in the ‘Top 100 Blogs Ever’.
Net Worth & Earnings
Michelle Malkin is a very successful political commentator in ‘Fox News’ channel. Her books are widely popular. She gets a good amount of money from her blogging site. She had also made money from the two websites that she founded. Michelle Malkin’s estimated net worth is approximately $5 million.
Michelle Malkin has a huge fan following in social media. She has more than 2.1 million followers on Twitter, 1.6 million followers on Facebook and 34k followers on Instagram. Michelle and her family are living happily in Colorado.