Rick Folbaum

American Broadcaster

Rick Folbaum

Facts of Rick Folbaum

Name Rick Folbaum
Date of Birth 5th August 1969
Zodiac Sign Leo
Gender Male
Birth Country United States
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Profession American Broadcaster
Net worth $1.5 Million
Salary $65,428
Marital Status Married
Spouse Kelcey Kintner
Children Summer, Chase, Harlowe, Dylan, Cash Folbaum
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Blue
Education Syracuse University
TV Show Fox Report with Shepard Smith


Rick Folbaum is one of the outspoken journalists, who has a great gratitude in his attitude while reporting the day-to-day news stories. He has put his efforts in major headlines from the 2012 historical election to the Fort Lauderdale and Hollywood International Airport shooting spree.

Folbaum was born on 5th August 1969 in the United States of America. Furthermore, he spent his childhood in Chery Hill, New Jersey, which is her parents’ native place. He currently holds American citizenship and his ethnicity/race is white.

On the other side, Rick is a graduate of Cherry Hill High School West in the class of 1987. He later enrolled at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications in 1987. He then earned a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Broadcast Journalism degree in 1991.

Salary & Net Worth

Rick Folbaum pursued as a booker and researcher for a cable news channel, America’s Talking in 1995. Two years later, he became an associate producer for a television news channel, MSNBC in 1996. He then worked as a news anchor for Fox News, and WFOR CBS Miami from 1996 to 2018.

Folbaum is currently working as a freelance news anchor for CNN International Commercial as well as the CBS46 News and WGCL since 2018. So, he makes an average salary of $65,428 from the percentile ratio of $52,742$76,085. As of 2020, his net worth is $1.5 Million.

On a similar hand, Rick has won many accolades and recognitions. He first received a New York Emmy Award for general assignment reporting on September 11 attacks in 2008. He, further, earned two Suncoast Emmy Awards for best news coverage on the Pulse Nightclub massacre and South Florida’s Holocaust Survivor community in 2016 and 2017. Also, know about Kate Bolduan‘s net worth and salary.

Relationship Status

The 50-year-old, Folbaum is living in a cherishable marital union with his beautiful wife, Kelcey Kintner (now Kelcey Folbaum). They married in a small and private wedding ceremony in the presence of their dearest ones.

Rick Folbaum and Wife, Kelcey Kintner
Rick Folbaum and Wife, Kelcey Kintner
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The couple is blessed to have five adorable children, including three daughters, Summer Folbaum, Chase Folbaum, Harlowe Folbaum, and two sons, Dylan Folbaum, Cash Folbaum. More to this, they are raising their kids in a healthy environment in their lavish home in Atlanta, Georgia.

Rick Folbaum with her daughter
Rick Folbaum with her daughter
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Diagnosed & Recovered from COVID-19

The native of New Jersey, Rick was diagnosed with the new infectious disease, Coronavirus in March 2020. He found that he became contracted from COVID-19 after returning from winter vacation. A few days later, he started feeling unconscious and went to bed rest for several days.

During that time, Folbaum started facing a sore throat, body ache, headache but the biggest suffering was fatigue, which bothers him to lose appetite. He felt that there is no sense of taste in his tongue and smell in his nose.

After spending 14 days at home in isolation, Rick began to feel better because of a healthy and nutritious diet. Following the full recovery from COVID-19, he rejoined his morning news program at CNN and WGCL/CBS46.

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