The prior columnist for Fox News, Ricardo León Sánchez de Reinaldo is a Cuban-American journalist. He is also an author and radio host. Rick was an erstwhile correspondent for Mundo Fox. He started his career while he was in college. Rick first joined the WCCO’s satellite sister station KCMT (now KCCO-TV) in Alexandria, Minnesota, and was hired at NBC affiliate WSVN (formerly WCKT) in Miami in 1982. He shifted to cable news, after serving as a local anchor on Miami’s WSVN for some years. At CNN he started as a correspondent and eventually grew to become an anchor.
Rick is an Anderson Cooper 360° and CNN International contributor. Rick appeared on Sirius XM’s radio show ‘Stand Up with Pete Dominick’ on September 30, 2010, where he made some controversial remarks related to CNN and was followingly fired from CNN on October 1, 2010.
What is Rick Sanchez’s Net Worth?
Rick has earned an ample amount of money from his broadcasting career. The exact figures of his net worth are not revealed and are under review. He earns a salary of 38k annually from his journalism profession. He also owns a website http://ricksancheztv.com/
How was the Journalist’s life while growing up?
Rick was born on the 3rd of July in the year 1958 in Guanabacoa, Cuba. He left for the United States with his parents at the age of two. He was raised in Hialeah, Florida, where he attended Mae M. Walters Elementary School, Henry H. Filer Middle School, and Hialeah High School. He completed his graduation in 1977.
Rick received a football scholarship from Minnesota State University Moorhead and accepted it. Furthermore, he received a scholarship for journalism by CBS/WCCO. So, in 1977, he shifted to the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis to study Journalism. From there he graduated with a B.A. degree in Journalism. Rick was the winner of the Emmy Award in 1983 for his show, “When I left Cuba”.
His married Life
Sanchez is married to Suzzane. The couple shares a total of 4 children, three sons, and a daughter. Ricky Jr., Robby, Remmington and Savannah.