Jonathan Capehart Net Worth

Whether it’s books, articles, blogs, movie scripts or pieces in magazines, these authors sure earn a lot. Famous for their work and impact to various communities and demographics globally, authors are usually very respected and have huge followings. Jonathan Capehart, the American Journalist, television personality, Blogger, writer, contributer for The Washington Post’s PostPartisan, MSNBC, Editorial board member is no exception from this rule. This person was born in unknown on the July 02, 1967. As a kid and throughout his teenage years, attending Saint Benedict’s Preparatory School, Carleton College helped develop a love for creating content and writing pieces. Jonathan Capehart has a family of unknown unknown unknown. Standing at unknown tall, Jonathan Capehart has a huge fanbase throughout every continent. So, do you want to know how much this person is worth? Well, the total estimated net worth of Jonathan Capehart is said to be $3 Million.

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To begin with, the boy was raised in Newark, receiving his basic education at Saint Benedict’s Preparatory School, and later graduated from Carleton College.

Concerning his professional career, initially after the graduation he worked as a researcher for the news and morning television talk show “The Today Show” broadcast on NBC. Then he joined the editorial board of the newspaper New York Daily News, becoming the youngest member ever to work on the editorial board. Jonathan worked there for seven years, from 1993 to 2000, and was noted in that Jonathan was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for the Best Editorial writing in 1999. From the editorial board of the newspaper, Capehart went to work for the cable and satellite business news television channel Bloomberg. What is more, he served as an advisor and speech writer for Michael Bloomberg, who participated in the elections for the position of New York City Mayor in 2001, all boosting his net worth.

From 2002 to 2004, Capehart worked as the deputy editor of New York Daily News, at which point he was appointed the Senior Vice-President as well as the senior counsellor of public affairs for the global public relations consulting company Hill + Knowlton Strategies, which is headquartered in New York City. Since 2007, Jonathan Capehart has been working as member of the editorial board and journalist for The Washington Post, and is also a constant contributor to the MSNBC TV channel.

To conclude, all the above mentioned engagements have added sums to the outright size of Jonathan Capehart net worth.

Finally, in the personal life of Jonathan Capehart, he openly admits to be a gay. In 2016, Jonathan and his boyfriend – the assistant chief of protocol at the State Department Nick Schmit – announced their engagement, and they married in January 2017. What is more, he was named the Esteem Honouree in 2011, for his support for LGBT and African-American communities.

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  • Full Name: Jonathan Capehart
  • Net Worth: $3 Million
  • Date Of Birth: July 02, 1967
  • Place Of Birth: Newark, New Jersey
  • Profession: Journalist, television personality, Blogger, writer, contributer for The Washington Post’s PostPartisan, MSNBC, Editorial board member
  • Education: Saint Benedict’s Preparatory School, Carleton College
  • Nationality: American
  • Spouse: Nick Schmit
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  • Awards: Pulitzer Prize – Best Editorial Writing (1999)
  • Nominations: Esteem Honouree – recognition of efforts in supporting the African American and LGBT communities (2011)
  • Movies: In the Life (2001, TV Series documentary), U.S. 2010 (2010,TV Special), Jansing & Co. (2012)
  • TV Shows: The Today Show (NBC’s), The Daily Show, Deadline: White House (2017), Jeopardy! (2016-2017, TV Series), AM Joy (2017, TV Series), Politics Nation with Al Sharpton (2013-2015), Now with Alex Wagner (2012-2014)


Title Year Status Character
AM Joy 2017 TV Series Himself – Host
The Daily Show 2016 TV Series Himself
Jeopardy! 2016 TV Series Himself – Clue Giver / Himself – Celebrity Contestant
Politics Nation with Al Sharpton 2013-2015 TV Series Himself
Up with Steve Kornacki 2014-2015 TV Series Himself – Guest Host / Himself – Host
Hardball with Chris Matthews 2014 TV Series Guest – Himself
Melissa Harris-Perry 2012-2014 TV Series Himself / Himself – Guest Host
Now with Alex Wagner 2012-2014 TV Series Himself
The Cycle 2013 TV Series Himself – Guest Co-Host / Himself – Guest Host
Andrea Mitchell Reports 2013 TV Series Himself
Disrupt with Karen Finney 2013 TV Series Himself – Guest
NewsNation with Tamron Hall 2013 TV Series Guest – Himself
The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell 2012-2013 TV Series Himself
Martin Bashir 2012-2013 TV Series Himself / Himself – Guest Host
Jansing & Co. 2012 TV Series Himself
Meet the Press 2012 TV Series Himself – The Washington Post
The McLaughlin Group 2009-2011 TV Series Himself
U.S. 2010 2010 TV Movie Himself – Washington Post
The Dylan Ratigan Show 2010 TV Series Himself
Real Time with Bill Maher 2010 TV Series Himself – Panelist
In the Life 2001 TV Series documentary Himself