Martha Raddatz Salary, Net Worth and Bio

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Martha Raddatz Salary, Net Worth and Bio

Quick Information

Date of Birth/Birthday February 14, 1953
Age 71 Years 2 Month(s)
Nationality American
Profession/Occupation Reporter
Working For/Engaged On ABC News
Husband/Spouse Julius Genachowski (div), Tom Gjelten
Married Yes
Divorced Yes
Boyfriend/Dating No
Gay/Lesbian No
Ethnicity Russian Jewish
Net Worth Around $8-10 Million
Height/Tall 5 feet 6-8 inches
Weight N/A
Children/Kids Greta Bradlee, Jake Genachowski
Body Measurements N/A

You are here to read about 63 year old American reporter Martha Raddatz.

Martha has contributed her best for ABC News and hence, the channel is very happy with her works. Martha has already achieved so much in her career and that is evident in her earnings. She has been receiving a high amount of salary and other benefits from her employers.

We can see her all over the place in the news during the election in 2016. She was mocked by Donald Trump. 

Martha’s net worth has not been officially disclosed, but it is estimated to be around $8-10 million US dollars.

Few things you need to know about Martha before reading more.

Martha was a journalist at WCVB-TV, which is the ABC News Boston partner, preceding 1993. She has actually got a lot from the affiliation with the channel.

After that, for five years till 1998, she worked for another electronic media, Pentagon for National Public Radio. At ABC News, after 1998, she started her residency as a reporter. Then, she turned into ABC’s major safekeeping journalist in May 2003. During this period she was responsible for the report from Iraq.

She was the one who first broke the news of Abu Musab Al-Zarqawi being placed and encountered through ABC News. As she spent most of the most in Iraq, she got to know about Iraq and its people.

She took inspiration from that phase of life in Iraq and became the writer of the blockbuster The Long Road Home: A Story of War and Family.

Her book is about the war in Iraq. It also became the New York Times Blockbuster.

Her achievements can go on and on. She was the Senior Foreign Affairs correspondent in 2008. She also served as the mediator in 2012 in a verbal confrontation between Joe Biden and Paul Ryan at Center College.

Love life:

Talking about her personal life, she has two children with her two former husbands. Her first husband was Ben Bradlee. He was the Project editor at Boston Globe. With Ben, she had a daughter named Greta Bradlee. Due to some conflicts in their married life, they separated from each other.

And after her divorce from Bradlee, she married FCC (Federal Communications Commission) head Julius Genachowski. Both of them had a son together named Jake.

Her third marriage was with her longtime boyfriend, a journalist named Tom Gjelten. They got married after years of dating. They are currently living together in Arlington in Virginia.

Talking about her looks, she is not a very tall woman. Though her official height is not provided, her height is somewhere between 5 feet 6 inches and 5 feet 8 inches.

Other information about Martha and her biography can be found on Wikipedia and similar sites. Likewise, she has written many articles which can be read on the internet on sites like She is also active on social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter. Her twitter username is @MarthaRaddatz. 

Mother and son bonding:

A background of where Martha came from.

Born on February 14 in 1953, Martha Raddatz is a well- established journalist. She is currently 63 years old, about to become 64 and lives in Idaho Falls, Idaho in the USA. She was raised in Salt Lake City. She lived with her mother her entire childhood as her parents got divorced when she was twelve. She spent most of the time with her mother.

All the expenses for her education were taken care of by her mother and she attended college because of her mother’s hard work and support. She has changed her religion from Christian to Jewish. Apart from that, she has a good college education and good working experience. She has some certificates showing her credibility. She was exquisite in her studies.