When we hear people talk about politics, some are very much excited about it while others take it as a waste of time. But the truth is, life is all about politics. No matter how much we try, we can never ignore the topic of politics as it is part of our everyday life. Dave Rubin’s great interest in politics led him to being a political commentator. Below is the net worth of Dave Rubin in 2018.
Early Life and Biography
Dave Rubin’s official names are David Joshua Rubin and he was born on 26th June 1976 in Brooklyn, New York in New York City. He grew up in a “moderately” secular Jewish locality on Long Island. He spent much of his teenage life in Syosset, New York before he moved to the Upper Side West Side (of Manhattan) still located in New York at the age of 13 years.
He studied at Syosset High School and graduated in 1994. After completing High School, he joined Binghamton University located in Vestal, New York where he majored in political science and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in the same in 1998.
Dave Rubin tried to keep his life very private until 2006 when he came out and publicly announced that he was gay. In December 2014, he was engaged to producer David Janet and the two later made up their mind to become a couple and they officiated their union on 27th August 2015. The two have been married since then.
Career, Awards and Nominations
After graduating from the University in 1998, he started his career in comedy. And since he was not very well established, he started by attending open-mics and doing stand-up in New York City. He was then hired by The Daily Show in 1999 as an intern with Jon Stewart. In 2000, he continued his career by joining the New York-based Comedy Cellar after which they formed a group with other Comedy Cellar comedians and created a public access television series which they titled “The Anti-Show”.
The success of this comedy series encouraged him to co-found other comedy clubs one of the most famous being the “Joe Franklin’s Comedy Club and remained a member until 2007. Other than comedy, Rubin has also worked as a host of two popular podcasts which are; ‘The Ben and Dave Show” and Hot Gay Comics’. He however left radio in 2013 and started working on his television career.
Net Worth and Earnings
Dave Rubin has been very committed to his career in both comedy and talk show hosts. His net worth is currently estimated to be at $5.5 million. His main source of income is the salary and allowances he earns for working as a political commentator as well as a television host.
Dave Rubin can be said to be a very courageous person who is proud of whom he is despite his controversial sexual preference. He is also a committed actor, comedian as well as a talk show presenter and he gives the best to his job hence, the fast growth of his net worth.