Gerry Baker Biography
Gerry Baker is an American journalist who serves as a contributor and as the host of FBN’s WSJ at Large with Gerry Baker, a weekly primetime series (Fridays, 7:30 PM/ET) featuring interviews with prominent industry leaders who have an impact on Wall Street, Washington, and business in America.
Gerry Baker Age
Baker likes to keep his personal life private hence he has not yet disclosed the date, month, or year he was born. However, he might be in his 50’s.
Gerry Baker Height
Baker stands at a height of 5 ft 8 in (1.73m ).
Gerry Baker Family
Baker has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if Gerry has any siblings.
Gerry Baker Wife
Baker is a happily married man and a proud father. However, he has not disclosed any details about his wife and kids to the public yet. We will be sure to keep you updated once this information is available to us.
Gerry Baker Net Worth
Baker has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his career as a journalist.
Gerry Baker Salary
Baker earns an annual salary ranging between $45,000 – $110,500.
Gerry Baker Education
Mr. Baker graduated from Corpus Christi College, Oxford University, with a degree in philosophy, politics, and economics.
Gerry Baker Career
Gerry Baker became a contributor to FOX Business Network (FBN) and FOX News Channel (FNC) in 2018 and is the host of FBN’s WSJ at Large with Gerry Baker, a weekly primetime series featuring interviews with major industry leaders impacting Wall Street, Washington, and business in America (Fridays, 7:30PM/ET).
Since its inception in 2018, the program has featured interviews with industry heavyweights such as Microsoft Co-Founder Bill Gates, former Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff, then-National Security Advisor John Bolton, former Chicago Mayor and Chief of Staff to President Barack Obama Rahm Emanuel, Dick’s Sporting Goods CEO Ed Stack, President Barack Obama’s 2008 Campaign Manager David Plouffe, United States Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross, and former Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers.
Baker has appeared on both FBN and FOX News Channel programming during his time with the network. In November 2015, he moderated FBN’s first presidential primary debate alongside Global Markets Editor Maria Bartiromo and Managing Editor of Business News Neil Cavuto. The discussion drew 13.5 million overall viewers and 3.7 million in the important 25-54 demo, according to Nielsen data, making it the highest-rated show in network history.
Baker is the Editor-at-Large for the Wall Street Journal and writes the “Editor at Large” column for the Review section, in addition to his role on FBN. Baker was the Editor-in-Chief of both Dow Jones and The Wall Street Journal from 2013 until 2018. Between 2009 and 2013, he served as the news organization’s Deputy Editor-in-Chief.
Baker was previously the Times of London’s U.S. editor and assistant editor. He joined the Financial Times (FT) in 1994 as a Tokyo reporter, later becoming the paper’s Washington bureau chief and main U.S. critic. He also worked as an economist at the Bank of England and Lloyds and covered economics for the BBC.
Baker is currently working at FBN where he works alongside other famous FBN anchors and reporters including;
- Dagen McDowell
- Maria Bartiromo
- Ashley Webster
- Stuart Varney
- Charles Payne
- David Asman
- Hillary Vaughn
- Jack Otter