Joshua Johnson Profile
Joshua Johnson is an American journalist working for MSNBC serving as a host. He has been working for the station since 2019.
Joshua Johnson Education
Soon after graduating from high school, Johnson decided to join the University of Miami where he studied, graduated, and attained his bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism.
Joshua Johnson Career
Johnson is the host of The Week with Joshua Johnson on MSNBC. His news show on MSNBC airs on Saturdays from 8 pm to 10 pm and on Sundays from 9 pm to 10 pm. He started his journalism career in public radio working for a collaborative project between WLRN and the Miami Herald, from 2004 to 2010. Johnson then moved to San Francisco in 2010 to work for KQED, an NPR affiliate, where he served as a morning newscaster up until 2016.
He also hosted the radio series Truth Be Told in 2016, produced by KQED and distributed by Public Radio International. Johnson also taught courses in podcasting at the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism as well as a substitute host of KQED’s Forum. Johnson also guest-hosted The Diane Rehm Show for two days.
In September 2016, Rehm publicized that Johnson would be taking over her time slot. Furthermore, he also worked as the host of 1A, which was distributed by NPR, from 2017 through 2019. In late 2019, he publicized that he would be leaving 1A on December 20 to become an anchor for MSNBC in 2020. He is also very much active when it comes to his social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter as well as Instagram. Whenever he is not working, he finds pleasure in spending his free time with his family and friends.
Joshua Johnson Age
Johnson was born on March 22, 1980, in West Palm Beach, Florida, U.S. He is therefore 42 years old as of 2022.
Quick Facts About Joshua Johnson
|Age||42 years old|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Joshua Johnson Height
Johnson stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches tall.
Joshua Johnson Family/ Parents
Johnson was born and raised by his mother and father. His father is a public school teacher and Vietnam Veteran. However, information regarding Johnson’s parents and siblings is currently under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Joshua Johnson Gay
Johnson is openly gay and is also in a romantic relationship with his unknown boyfriend who owns a barbershop in San Fransisco. Additionally, he is an active member of The National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association.
Joshua Johnson Salary
Being one of the top journalists for MSNBC Johnson earns an annual salary ranging from $50,000 to $110,000.
Joshua Johnson’s Net Worth
Johnson has an estimated net worth of between $2 Million and $6 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a journalist.
Joshua Johnson Ethnicity
Johnson is an American nationality by birth but belongs to the African-American ethnicity and race.
Is Joshua Johnson Married?
Johnson is currently in a romantic relationship with his unknown partner. However, the information about Johnson’s dating life is not known for she has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight. It is therefore not known if Johnson is engaged to someone or whether he is married. It is also not known if he has any children.
Joshua Johnson MSNBC
Johnson is currently working at MSNBC where he works alongside other famous MSNBC anchors and reporters including;
- Craig Melvin
- Tamron Hall
- Kasie Hunt
- Rachel Maddow
- Yasmin Vossoughian
- Alex Witt
- Hallie Jackson
- Steve Kornacki
- Mika Brzezinski