Jesse Watters is a conservative political commentator and journalist on the Fox News Channel. Currently, Jesse co-hosts the panel talk show ‘The Five’ and ‘Watters World.’ He rose to fame after appearing on the political talk show “The O’Reilly Factor.”
Jesse Watters’s Net Worth & Salary
An American TV personality Jesse Watters has a net worth of $1 million.
He is working with Fox News channel for 16 years. He earns a handsome salary which amounts to $30,000. His annual salary is around $4 million as well as he receives bonus and incentives.
Watters lives in a $0.4 million luxury apartment located in Pennyslyvania. Talking about his car collection, he doesn’t flaunt much. He purchased a Mercedes Benz and a $3 million Ford.
After graduation, Watters began his career as a production assistant at Fox News Channel in 2002. The following year, he joined production staff of ‘The O’Reilly Factor,’ and later in 2004, he started to show up in segments of the program.
Jesse debuted on the Fox’s Outnumbered on June 2011 as a guest co-anchor and co-host. In November 2015, Watters came up with his own show called ‘Watters’s World’ that aired every monthly. In January 2017, his show broadcast every Saturday at 8 pm EDT.
In April 2017, he co-hosts the program “The Five” and also appeared as a guest on ‘The Spin Stops Here Tour 2017’ along with Bill O’Reilly and Dennis Miller.
Jesse Watters’s Controversies
Jesse Watters was highly criticized for a Chinatown segment of “Watters’ World” which was widely considered racist against Asian Americans in October 2016. He asked Chinese-Americans about karate, martial arts, and nunchucks. New York City mayor, Bill de Blasio accused Watters segment as ‘vile, racist behavior’ that ‘has no place in our city.’
In April 2017, Watters made an on-air comment after watching the footage of Ivanka Trump speaking on a panel about female entrepreneurship.
“It’s funny; the left says they really respect women, and then when given an opportunity to respect a woman like that, they boo and hiss. So I don’t really get what’s going on here, but I really liked how she was speaking into that microphone.”
The comment went viral on the internet and was highly condemned as lewd. Later he tweeted stating that the comment was not sexual. He wrote,
“During the break, we were commenting on Ivanka’s voice and how it was low and steady and resonates like a smooth jazz radio DJ. This was in no way a joke about anything else.”
Jesse Watters Wife Noelle Inguagiato
TV presenter Jesse Watters is married to Noelle Inguagiato in 2009. However, the exact date, a venue and more details of their marriage are not available to the readers. His wife worked for Fox News Channel as a host of fashion and style show “iMag” 2011. Before they became husband and wife officially, Jesse date Noelle dated for a quiet time. At the time, he was working for Bill O’Reily’s show.
The sope blessed with twins daughters named Ellie Watters and Sophia Watters. His daughters are now eight years old.
Jesse Watters’s Wife Filed For Divorce
Jesse’s wife, Noelle filed for divorce in October 2017 after he had an affair with his 25 years old associate producer, Emma DiGivoine. Then Emma was transferred to work for the Ingraham Angle, but Walters and Emma have continued to date.
According to Emma LinkedIn Profile, she was hired as an associate producer in June 2016 when Jesse was still working on O’Reily’s show.
Jesse Watters was born on 7 July 1978 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Stephen and Anna Watters. He grew up with his siblings in the Germantown, and later his family moved to East Falls neighborhoods with his family. He holds an American nationality and is of white ethnicity.
He enrolled at the William Penn Charter School then his family relocated to Long Island, New York. He graduated from Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut with a degree Bachelor of Arts in History in 2001.
Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurement
According to his birth date, he is currently years old. Jesse Watters has a standard height of 6 feet and has a masculine physique and maintained body shape. Jesse is one of the stylish people in the network.