Dana Perino Net Worth & Salary. Her husband Peter McMahon, age, height, children.

Dana Perino is an American journalist, political commentator and talk show host on The Daily Briefing with Dana Perino. The show airs every weekday on the Fox News Channel at 9 pm. Before that, you may know her as the Press Secretary of The White House during former President George W. Bush’ term. Here are more details including her husband, Peter McMahon, age, height, children and much more.

Dana Perino Salary and Net Worth, Source of income

The former US press secretary Dana Perino has an estimated net worth of $4 million. This is mostly from her career working in the White House and several other contracts she has garnered with time. Her annual salary at the White House was a total of $172 thousand. She served from September 2007 until January 2009 as the 2nd woman White House Press Secretary.

Her other source of income is her contract with Fox news channel. She generates an annual salary of $250,000. Moreover, she is an established author with two best-sellers titled, ‘And The Good News Is…: Lessons and Advice from the Bright side’ and ‘Let Me Tell You About Jasper…: How My Best Friend Became America’s Dog.

Other income generating jobs that she did include serving as the Chief Editorial Director at Random House Crown Imprint in 2011. She also worked as a member of the Broadcasting Board of Governors from 2010 to 2012.

Dana Perino is married to husband Peter McMahon, Kids?

Enough about Dana Perino Net Worth. Now let’s talk about her husband Peter McMahon and their married life and Kids.

The show host Dana Perino is married to her husband Peter McMahon, an English-American businessman. She describes their origin love story as Love at First Flight. The lovers met on a plane to Chicago back in 1997. They both arrived late and were seated next to each other throughout the whole flight.

She went head over heels for his British accent and his love for literature. Particularly the book he was reading, The Tailor of Panama. The two strangers separated by 18 years bonded and dated slightly afterward. They got married in England in September 1998 with a honeymoon based in the Greek Island of Santorini.

Their life as a married couple started in San Diego where they lived for 3 years. The pair doesn’t have any children but owns a Viszla breed dog named Jasper. However, Peter has children and a grandkid from one of his two previous marriages.

Her husband Peter McMahon net worth, career

Peter was born on June 6th, 1954 in Blackpool, England. Details on his education are scanty but it’s presumed he is very learned. In fact, speculations dictate his resume is filled with Business related qualifications. This is because he deals with international marketing and sale of medicinal products.

Peter McMahon

Peter’s net worth and salary are yet to be revealed. It is unclear when his career began exactly. However, he has been a senior in several firms including Wal-Mart in Germany, Japan, and Tesco. Work travel has led him to establish business connections all over the world.

One of his reputable former jobs was working for Canada’s Loblaw’s, a well-known food retailer. He worked as the Chief Operations officer underseeing various departments.

Human Resource Management, Merchandising, and Supply chain departments are just some few he handled. He later moved on to greener pastures working for Shopko’s in 2013

Dana Perino wiki-bio, age, net worth, height.

NameDana Marie Perino
ProfessionPolitical commentator, journalist, and host
SpousePeter McMahon
BirthdateMay 9th, 1972
Birth PlaceEvanston, Wyoming
Net worth$4 million
Height5’2’’ (157 cm)

Dana was born in Evanston Wyoming on May 9, 1972, to her parents Janice and Leo Perino. She was raised in Denver where she attended the Ponderosa High School.

Dana Perino later enrolled to Colorado State University to study Mass Communications with minors in Political Science. She is also bi-lingual and knows Spanish.

Dana Perino’s pursuit of higher education led her to attain a Master’s Degree in Public Relations from the University of Illinois.

She worked part-time at WCIA while studying before graduating and securing a job at the Department of Justice. Dana later joined The White House and performed her political duties.


Dana Marie served as a Republican working as the Press Secretary up to the last day in President George W. Bush term.

The TV host and Author has made a reputable name for herself following the footsteps of Dee Dee Myers, the first female White House Press Secretary.

Her resume doesn’t disappoint either with experience from various departments all contributing to her overall net worth.