Brian Kilmeade is an American author and television and radio presenter. He is the host of Fox News Radio program The Brian Kilmeade Show and co-host of Fox’s morning show, Fox & Friends.

Kilmeade is widely known for his controversial comments. In 2018, he criticized CBS’s 60 Minutes host Lesley Stahl for questioning President Donald Trump about climate change.

As an author, Kilmeade has penned several books, including “Sam Houston and the Alamo Avengers,” and New York Times bestsellers “The Games Do Count.”

Short Biography 

Kilmeade was born on 7th May 1963, in Long Island, New York, to Jim Kilmeade and Marie Kilmeade. He is of Irish and Italian descent and has two brothers: Jim Kilmeade and Steve Kilmeade.

Brian Kilmeade

The 56-year-old graduated from Massapequa High School in 1982 and received his bachelor’s degree in Communications from Long Island University in Brookville, New York, in 1986.

Net Worth & Salary

Brian Kilmeade has a net worth of $8 million as of 2020 and earns a salary of $4 million annually. He joined the Fox network as a sports reporter in 1997.

Kilmeade now serves as the co-host of FNC’s Fox & Friends and hosts Fox News Radio syndicated radio program, The Brian Kilmeade Show. Additionally, he hosts Fox Nation’s What Made America Great.

Previously, Brian worked as a freelance reporter and anchor for NEWSPORT TV. He has also served as a sports anchor and radio host for several news outlets. Besides, Kilmeade has authored six books, among which five have been named New York Times bestsellers.

Wife & Children

Kilmeade married his wife, Dawn Kilmeade DeGaetano, on December 3, 1993, and both have remained together for more than two decades now. They have three children: Bryan Kilmeade, Kirstyn Kilmeade, and Kaitlyn Kilmeade. The family resides in Massapequa, New York.

Bryan, born in October 1996, attended Syracuse University and currently works as a Football Strategy Analyst for XFL. Dawn and Brian’s second child, Kirstyn, graduated from Massapequa High School in 2019. Meanwhile, the youngest child, Kaitlyn, was born in 2003.