Kimberly Guilfoyle is an American attorney and TV news personality who hosted The Five on Fox News before leaving the news channel on 20th July 2018. She was also the former wife of California politician Gavin Newsom and First Lady of San Francisco.
Guilfoyle then worked for America First Policies as a pro-Trump super PAC in the 2018 midterm elections to campaign for Republicans. Prior to her TV career, she was an assistant District Attorney in San Francisco from 2000 to 2004. Kimberly Guilfoyle has a net worth of $25 million as of 2022.
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Kimberly has an estimated net worth of $25 million as of 2022. She generated her impressive number of fortune from her multiple careers over the years. As per various sources, she was reported to receive $8 million for her annual salary as the host of The Five on Fox News.
Similarly, she received the reported amount of $8.4 million for her work as the co-host on the Fox News network. Well, her salary is quite lesser in comparison to her fellow anchor Bill O’Reilly who use to earn around $85 million and host Sean Hannity earned $80 million per year.
Her net worth can be compared to other Fox News reporters who are worth Cynne Simpson ($1 million), Natalie Fultz ($200 thousand), Portia Bruner ($500k to $1 million), and Linda Schmidt ($1-$1.5 million).
Guilfoyle worked as a prosecutor in San Francisco after her graduation but lost her job in 1996 after Terence Hallinan got elected as District Attorney and fired 14 of the city’s prosecutors. She then worked as a Deputy District Attorney for four years in Los Angeles working on juvenile and adult cases including domestic violence, kidnapping, robbery, sexual assault, narcotics, and homicide cases.
Kimberly got re-hired by Hallinan in the San Francisco District Attorney’s Office and she served as an Assistant District Attorney from 2000 to 2004. Moreover, she was also a member of the La Raza Lawyers Association in 2008.
In 2004, Kimberly moved to New York to host the program, Both Sides on Court TV, and work as a legal analyst on Anderson Cooper 360°. Similarly, in February 2006, she joined the Fox News as the host of the weekend show The Lineup until the show was canceled.
She then served as the co-host of the talk show The Five. She also worked as the co-host from 2011 to until 2018. In 2014, Guilfoyle also co-hosted the American daytime news and talk show, Outnumbered, until the show was settled with a permanent hosts.
On 29th June 2017, Kimberly announced that she signed a long-term contract extension with Fox News. She also appeared on The Five as of spring of 2018.
Kimberly was reported to serve as press secretary for President Donald Trump on December 2016, however, on 19th May, she stated that she turned down the White House as she was under contract with Fox.
Additionally, she appeared in the 2004 film Happily Even After where she played the role of a public defender.
Along with being a journalist, Guilfoyle is also an author of a self-help book Making the Case: How To Be Your Own Best Advocate.
The book became a success after the American President Donald Trump endorsed her work.
Kimberly also earns a decent sum of money from her Instagram account where she has over 463k followers. As per Influencer, she is estimated to earn at the range of $1,385 to $$2,308 per paid post with Instagram.
In a similar way, the TV personality has done several endorsements deals with big companies and brands. Her sponsorship deals also aid up to her net worth.
Apart from this, she is also involved in several kinds of fundraising as well as philanthropic works. But her involvement is kept low-key from the public.
The Fox News former host is living a luxurious lifestyle in a million-dollar apartment she owns in New York. In 2017, Kimberly purchased an apartment in Central Park West Apartment which is worth of $3.4 million.
Previously, she owned a 2,000 sq.ft home with 3-bedrooms and 2-bathrooms in New York City, New York. The house was sold with an asking price of $1,595,000.
Similarly, she rides around expensive cars worth of $550,000 including cars like Lexus worth of $35,000 and BMW costing around $150,000.
Kimberly surely pays a huge amount from her fortune as a tax payment for her house and cars. Likewise, she must have done her health, life, cars, and house insurance, but the details are not out yet.
Kimberly Ann Guilfoyle was born on 9th March 1969 in San Francisco, California, the United States of America to mother, Mercedes, and father, Anthony Guilfoyle. She holds American nationality and belongs to mixed (Puerto Rican & Irish) ethnic group.
She went to Mercy High School. She, later, enrolled and graduated from the University of California, Davis. In 1994, Kimberly earned her Juris Doctor from the University of San Francisco School of Law. Moreover, she also enrolled at Trinity College, Dublin where she published research in European Economic Community Law & international children’s rights.
Regarding her personal life, Kimberly is a divorcee. She was first married to Gavin Newsom who was a then San Francisco city supervisor and mayor.
Their marriage took place on 8th December 2001 and lasted for five years until Kimberly filed for divorce citing their bi-coastal marriage in January 2005. Their divorce was officially finalized on 20th February 2006.
Following her divorce with Newson, Guilfoyle got married to Eric Villency on 27th May 2006.
The couple shared a son: Ronan Anthony born on 4th October 2006. However, after three years of marriage, the duo separated in 2009 and finalized their divorce the following year.
As of 2018, Kimberly is dating American businessman Donald Trump Jr. The news broke the internet in May 2018 after the pair attended an event together.
Trump was still married but separated with his wife Vanessa Trump at that time for America First Policies.
As of 2022, Kimberly is 53 years old. She stands 5 feet 2 inches (157 cm) tall in height.