What Is Gretchen Carlson's Salary While Working for Fox News?

Gretchen Carlson’s estimated salary on the Fox News Channel is $800,000, as of 2015. She is the host of the network’s “The Real Story with Gretchen Carlson.”

Gretchen Carlson started at Fox News Channel in 2005, serving as co-host of “Fox and Friends” and covering the 2008 and 2012 presidential elections. Before she joined Fox, she was at CBS as a correspondent and co-anchor of the network’s Saturday “Early Show.” She worked as an anchor and reporter at several local stations in Cincinnati, Dallas and Cleveland.

Gretchen Carlson grew up in Minnesota and received an undergraduate education from Stanford University, graduating with honors. She also studied in England at Oxford University.