Steve Harrigan Bio, Age, Heights, FOX News, Net Worth, Salary, Parents, and Wife

Steve Harrigan Bio, Wiki

Steve Harrigan is an American award-winning Correspondent working for FOX News serving as a news correspondent. He has been working for the network since 2001 as a Moscow-based correspondent.

Steve Harrigan Age and Family

Harrigan who seems to be in his 60s, was born in the United States. However, he hasn’t shared his birth date, month, year, and as well as his parents. He is private when it comes to his dating life.

Steve Harrigan Heights

Harrigan stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 10 inches tall.

Steve Harrigan FOX News

Harrigan serves as an Atlanta-based correspondent for Fox News Channel (FNC). He recently led FNC’s live reporting surrounding Russia’s invasion of Ukraine from the ground in Kyiv, the capital of Ukraine. He enclosed the Surfside, Florida condominium collapse in 2021, a 12-story beachfront building in the suburb of Miami. Previously, he also provided the latest breaking election news from Florida during FNC’s Democracy 2020 election coverage.

Steve Harrigan photo
Steve Harrigan photo

While at FNC, he has reported on several events that hit the headlines both national and international. Some of these stories include the ongoing Israeli-Palestinian conflict and the continuing War on Terror throughout the Middle East region. He also reported on the protests around the nation following the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, MN, protests in Brazil, and the death of Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez. Additionally, he also reported on the Mexican drug cartel violence and the Cuban economy. He also reported live from France to cover the deadly terrorist attacks in Paris on November 13th, 2015.

Harrigan reported live from Trinidad in 2007 during the search for the fourth terrorist suspect in the alleged plot to attack the fuel supply system at New York’s John F. Kennedy Airport. Before that, he presented extensive coverage of Hurricane Katrina from Gulfport, MS, and of Operation Enduring Freedom from Afghanistan shortly after 9/11.

Steve Harrigan Work Experience

Harrigan had also worked for other stations before joining FOX News. For instance, he previously worked for CNN for 10 years where he served as a correspondent based in Moscow. While in Moscow, he reported from inside the Kremlin when then-Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev resigned in 1991 and the Chechen War. During his time in CNN, Moscow bureau, he won the Peabody, DuPont, and Kaplan Awards for excellence in reporting. Harrigan received his Ph.D. in comparative literature from Duke University and is fluent in Russian.

Steve Harrigan’s Net Worth

In Harrigan’s career as a Correspondent, he has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $3 Million.

Steve Harrigan Salary

He receives annual earnings that range between $35,000 and $100,000.

Steve Harrigan Controversy

On March 21, 2011, CNN foreign correspondent Nic Robertson criticized Harrigan’s coverage of Operation Odyssey Dawn and allegations that the Libyan government had used foreign journalists as human shields against a coalition airstrike on Muammar Gaddafi’s compound in Tripoli. The controversy arose when Harrigan refused to take part in a trip organized by the Libyan government to inspect the site of the attack. According to Robertson, the Fox News team sent a non-editorial member of their staff instead of Harrigan.

Steve Harrigan Facebook

He has a Facebook Page where he has not made any posts at the moment. There, he has about 30 followers.