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Meet Fox News Anchor, Emily Compagno – 10 Lesser Known Facts About Her Career And Lifestyle

Meet Fox News Anchor, Emily Compagno – 10 Lesser Known Facts About Her Career And Lifestyle

Emily Rose Compagno, better known as Emily Compagno, is an American-based TV host, former attorney, and former National Football League (NFL) cheerleader. She broke into the spotlight after often appearing on the late-night show “Gutfeld!” with her highly opinionated conservative views. As of now, she is working as a Co-Host of “Outnumbered” on Fox News Channel (FNC).

Net Worth$1.5 million
OccupationAttorney and TV Host
Age44 years
Source of WealthCareer as an attorney and TV host

Below we will be sharing Emily Compagno’s life highlights and 10 interesting facts about her. Read onwards!

Emily Compagno Was Born In East Oakland’s Oak Knoll Naval Hospital, Oakland, California

Emily Compagno was born in east Oakland’s Oak Knoll Naval Hospital Oakland, California, on November 9, 1979, to Katherine and John Compagno. She was raised alongside two sisters in El Cerrito, California, and enrolled at the University of Washington to graduate with a B.A. in political science.

At the institute, she was awarded the Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps Cadet of the Quarter Award, and in 2006, she attended the University of San Francisco School of Law, where she earned a J.D. and handled the seat of President of the Federalist Society and Articles Editor of the Intellectual Property Bulletin.

Emily CompagnoWiki/Bio
Birth nameEmily Rose Compagno
Known asEmily Compagno
Date of birthNovember 9, 1979
Age44 years
5 ft. 6 in. (169cm)
Weight132 pounds (60kg)
Eye colorHazel
Hair colorDark brown
Body measurements34-23-34
BirthplaceOakland, California
Famous AsOutspoken Television Reporter and former NFL Cheerleader
EducationUniversity of Washington (BA) and University of San Francisco School of Law (JD)
Zodiac signScorpio
EthnicityGerman-Italian descent
Father’s nameJohn Campagno
Mother’s nameKatherine Bertsch
SiblingsNatalie Compagno
Julietta Compagno Skoog
Last Updated2023

After She Passed The California Bar, She Served In San Francisco As A Criminal Defense Attorney

According to Wikipedia, after Emily passed the California Bar, she served in San Francisco as a criminal defense attorney while working as the captain of the Oakland Raiders cheerleading squad, the Raiderettes, which led the NFL to hire her as an Ambassador who promoted the NFL brand in Beijing and Shanghai.

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Emily Raiderette July 2024
Emily as a Raiderette with blond hair

Afterward, She Took Over The Position Of Contributor And Legal Analyst At Fox News

After working hard from the mid-2000s to 2018, Emily Compagno took over the position of the contributor and legal analyst at the Fox News channel and became the semi-regular co-host of the weekday talk show “The Five” and appears on other FNC programs, such as “Gutfeld!”

Emily earned the position of the permanent Co-Host of Outnumbered on January 25, 2021. And other than this, she occasionally guest-hosts “The Five.”

How Rich Is Emily Compagno Fox News?

According to WealthyGorilla.Com, Emily Compagno’s net worth is $1.5 million, which she made as an attorney and a current TV host. She lives in a luxury house in New York while having an eye-catching car collection, which she keeps away from the media limelight.

She Was Briefly Married To Peter Riley

Emily Compagno and Peter Riley met in Seattle while both attending the University of Washington – they both majored in Political Science. They started dating after a while and exchanged wedding knots in an Italian hotel in Villa Cimbrone on September 13th, 2017. It was a private ceremony, which they celebrated alongside their family and friends.

Sadly, it is rumored that the couple is cutting ties. Both Emily and Peter are extremely private, so we will inform our readers otherwise once confirmed.

Emily and Peter July 2024
Emily and ex-husband Peter Riley

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10 Lesser Known Facts about Emily Compagno:

  1. She drives a red 1972 Ford Mach 1 with the license plate “Mach 1”
  2. She believes AOC (Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez) is ingenuous
  3. She believes Leonardo DiCaprio is a hypocrite for raising environmental issues while traveling around in a super-yacht
  4. Emily was repeatedly turned down by the U.S. Air Force when applying to be a fighter pilot because of her (lack of) height
  5. Her favorite movie genre is Horror and states “The Blair Witch Project” and “The Exorcist” are among her favorites
  6. She was a brand ambassador for NFL in 2009 and was 1 of 5 cheerleaders that visited United States troops stationed in Kuwait and Iraq.
  7. She was a General Attorney for the Social Security Administration between 2010 and 2014.
  8. Emily divorced Peter in 2022 and is currently single 
  9. While obtaining her law degree from USF, she also served as president of the ‘Federalist Society’ and articles editor for the ‘Intellectual Property Bulletin.’
  10. She owns a Doberman named ‘Duchess’
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Emily Mach 1 1 July 2024
Emily and her Mach 1
Emily and Duchess 1 July 2024
Emily and Duchess

Frequently Asked Questions:

Who is Emily Compagno's husband?

Currently, Emily Compagno is married to Peter Riley - a Real Estate Agent

How tall is Emily Compagno?

Emily Compagno height is 5 feet 6 inches or 1.67 m.

Why does Emily Compagno look different?

According to PlasticSurgeryStars.Com, Emily Compagno had a nose job

Where did Emily Compagno go to law school?

Emily attended the University of San Francisco School of Law to complete her law education.

Was Emily Compagno an NFL cheerleader?

Yes, she formerly served as the captain of the Oakland Raiders cheerleading quad - the Raiderettes in 2007

How much does Emily make on Fox News?

She earns $1 million per year at Fox News as a co-host and is on a 3-year contract

Wrapping Up!

Emily Compagno, Fox News anchor, is an increasingly popular media personality in the journalism sphere with an estimated net worth of $1.5 million. She spends her time living a single and luxurious life in New York. One thing is for sure, given her high intellect and sharp looks, she shouldn’t have any issues finding suitors if she wanted.
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