Joshua Johnson Biography
Joshua Johnson is an American anchor/host working at NBC News and MSNBC since 2019. He serves as the host of “The Week with Joshua Johnson” on MSNBC.
Joshua Johnson Age
Johnson is 41 years old as of 2021. He was born on March 22, 1980, in West Palm Beach, Florida, United States. He celebrates his birthday on the 22nd of March every year.
Joshua Johnson Height
Johnson stands at a height of 6 feet 4 inches (1.93 m) tall.
Joshua Johnson Family
Johnson is the only son of a public school teacher and a Vietnam Veteran. However, he likes to keep his personal life private and hence has not revealed the names of his parents.
Joshua Johnson Husband
Johnson is openly gay and is in a relationship with a barbershop owner in San Francisco. However, he has not revealed the name of his partner as he likes to keep his personal life private.
Joshua Johnson Net Worth
Johnson has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his career as an anchor.
Joshua Johnson Salary
Johnson earns an annual salary ranging from $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Joshua Johnson Career
Johnson serves at MSNBC and NBC News as the host of The Week with Joshua Johnson on MSNBC. He joined the NBC network in the year 2019. His news show on MSNBC airs on Saturdays from 8 pm to 10 pm and on Sundays from 9 pm to 10 pm. Before joining the NBC network, he worked for WAMU and was nationally distributed by NPR as the host of 1A from 2017 through 2019.
From 2004 to 2010, his career began in public radio where he worked on a collaborative project between the Miami Herald and WLRN. Later on, he relocated to San Francisco where he served as a morning newscaster for KQED, an NPR affiliate until early 2016.
In addition, he anchored the radio series Truth Be Told which was distributed by Public Radio Internationa and produced by KQED. The show dealt with issues of race in America, and four episodes were broadcast nationally.
Furthermore, he taught courses in podcasting at the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism and he served as a substitute host of KQED’s Forum. The Diane Rehm Show featured him as a guest-hosted in September 2016, and later on, Rehm announced that he would be taking over her post as its host in November. Additionally, he happens to be a member of the National Association of Black Journalists. Talking about his education, he attended the University of Miami.
Joshua Johnson MSNBC
Johnson is working at MSNBC where he works alongside other famous MSNBC anchors and reporters including;
- Lawrence O’Donnell
- Kelly O’Donnell
- Kristen Welker
- Peter Alexander
- Kasie Hunt
- Garret Haake
- Savannah Guthrie
- Marrianna Sotomayor
- Mike Memoli
- Steve Patterson
- Morgan Radford
- Craig Melvin
- Hallie Jackson
- Stephanie Ruhle
Joshua Johnson Social Media Platforms
Johnson is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Instagram, and Twitter. He has over 61k followers on Twitter, and over 4k followers on Instagram.