Benny Johnson Bio, Height, Newsmax, Net Worth, Salary, Parents, and Wife

Benny Johnson Bio/Wiki

Benny Johnson is an American journalist working for Newsmax serving as the host of The Benny Report. He has been working with this station since July 2020.

Benny Johnson Age

Johnson is 35 years old as of 2022. He was born on May 27th, 1987, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA.

Benny Johnson Height

Johnson stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 11 inches.

Benny Johnson Education

Johnson attended The  University of Iowa and graduated with developmental psychology in 2009.

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Benny Johnson Career

Johnson hosts” The Benny Report” on Newsmax during the weekends. Previously, his show was known as “The Beneful Report”. Before that, Johnson was the Chief Creative Officer at  Turning Point USA, from February 2019 to July 2022.   Prior to joining Turning Point USA, Johnson was a daily caller at  Viral Politics, where he served from  November 2017 to February 2019. Previously, he was a senior writer at The Independent Journal. While serving the station, his work was featured on CNN, FOX, MSNBC, CBS, NBC, and ABC amongst many more. Before that, he was a social media director, working at National Review, from  August 2014 to February 2015.

Benny Johnson BuzzFeed

Johnson joined Buzzfeed in 2012 as a viral politics editor. Not only did he specialize in the use of social mediums to tell stories and unpack complex political and cultural issues but he also, covered The White House, national presidential campaigns, and landmark political events. Additionally, he also engaged social media followers and ensured the social media platforms grew. Nonetheless, Johnson was fired in July 2014 due to plagiarism claims although he apologized. Prior to that, he was a viral politics editor at The Blaze, where he specialized in viral multimedia traffic in a digital news environment.

Benny Johnson Net Worth

In Johnson’s career as a journalist, he has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $1 Million to $5 Million.

Benny Johnson Salary

Johnson receives annual earnings that range between $80,000 to $100,000.

Benny Johnson Parents and Siblings

Born and raised in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA.the United States, Johnson manages to keep information regarding his parents and whether or not he has any siblings away from the limelight. Therefore, an update of his family information will be done when available.

Benny Johnson Wife/ Spouse

Johnson is married to Katelyn Rieley Johnson, who is an American nurse. The two tied the knot in November 2016. They have been blessed with two children.

Benny Johnson Kids

Johnson and Katelyn have been blessed with two daughters known as, Ellouise Ellyn, born on July 14, 2020, and Julie Jackson, born on April 14, 2022.

Benny Johnson Wedding Announcement

Johnson and Katelyn started dating in 2009 and then got engaged on Christmas eve in 2015. The couple tied the knot at a beach house in Delaware on 13th November 2016. As the wedding preparations were being held, Jackson used to share short videos on his social media accounts.

Benny JohnsonTwitter, Facebook, and Instagram

Benny is vocal on his social media accounts where he posts frequently. On his Twitter account, he has over 3.1k followers, over 1.7M followers on his Facebook page, and over 1.1 M  followers on his Instagram account.