Maria Bartiromo - Biography

Last Modified: Jan 3, 2020

Maria Bartiromo
Nick Name: Econo Babe, Money Honey
Profession: Journalist, Author, Host
Best Known For: Mornings with Maria
Salary: $10 million
Net Worth: $50 million

Personal Details

Born on : September 11, 1967 (age 53)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Maria Sara Bartiromo
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
Horoscope: Virgo
Father's Name: Vincent Bartiromo
Mother's Name: Josephine Bartiromo
Siblings: 2

Theresa Santoro (older sister)
older brother

High School: Fontbonne Hall Academy
University: New York University
Ethnicity: Italian-American
Nationality: American

Relationships

Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Married Date: June 13, 1999
Husband's Name: Jonathan Steinberg

Body Measurements

Height: 1.65 meter (5 feet 5 inch)
Weight: 64 kg (141.10 lb)
Hair Color: Light Brown
Eye Color: Hazel
Shoe Size: 8 US
Dress Size: 10 US
Breast Size: 38 inch
Waist Size: 29 inch
Hip Size: 38 inch
Bra Size: 38
Cup Size: B

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Who is Maria Bartiromo?

Maria Bartiromo is a journalist, author, magazine columnist by profession and American by nationality. The Emmy Award-winning journalist is well known for hosting Mornings with Maria, Maria Bartiromo's Wall Street, Closing Bell.

Maria Bartiromo – Age, Parents, Siblings, Education, Ethnicity

Maria Bartiromo’s birth took place on September 11, 1967, in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA. She was born as Maria Sara Bartiromo to mother Josephine Bartiromo, who worked as the hostess seating guests and father Vincent Bartiromo, who owned Rex Manor restaurant in Brooklyn.

She is not the only child of her parents and has two older siblings- her sister is named Theresa Santoro while the name of her brother is not publicized. They belong to Italian-American ethnicity.

young Maria Bartiromo with mother and siblings (Image: Instagram)

For education, Maria Bartiromo attended Fontbonne Hall Academy. After graduating she went on to enroll at New York University. She graduated from the same with a Bachelor of Arts degree with majors in journalism and economics. 

Maria Bartiromo – Career

Early Career

Bartiromo began her career while still a student at NYU, working as an intern at CNN. After completing her education she worked as an executive producer as well as assignment editor for CNN Business News. 

Although she worked at CNN for 5 years, she did not receive an on-screen. So she applied for an on-screen job at CNBC.

Maria Bartiromo (Image: Twitter)

With CNBC, Fox

In 1993 Maria Bartiromo replaced analyst Roy Blumberg at CNBC. With the channel, she began hosting Market Watch and Squawk Box and was the first journalist to report live from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. 

At CNBC, she also worked as an anchor and managing editor of On the Money with Maria Bartiromo, hosted The Business of Innovation, Closing Bell (2002–2013), Market Wrap (1998–2000), and Business Center (1997–1999). 

On November 18, 2013, it was announced that Maria Bartiromo would be joining Fox Business Network (FBN) after 20 years of working at CNBC. Currently, she hosts Mornings with Maria, Maria Bartiromo's Wall Street on FBN.

Maria Bartiromo (Image: Fox News)

Others

Bartiromo has also had appearances in films Risk/Reward, The Taking of Pelham 123 (2009), Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps (2010), Arbitrage (2012) and documentary Inside Job (2010).

In addition, Maria Bartiromo is also an author and has three published books- Use the News: How to Separate the Noise from the Investment Nuggets and Make Money in Any Economy (2001), The 10 Laws of Enduring Success (2010), The Weekend That Changed Wall Street (2011).

Moreover, she has launched a line of children's products including toys, puzzles and coloring books called Money Honey.

Maria Bartiromo – Awards, Nominations

Over the years Maria Bartiromo has received numerous awards - Excellence in Broadcast Journalism Award (1997), Lincoln Statue Award (2004), Gracie Award (2008), Emmy Award (2008, 2009).

Maria Bartiromo – Boyfriend, Husband, Children

Maria Bartiromo married her longtime boyfriend Jonathan Steinberg on 13 June 1999. Steinberg is the son of financier Saul Steinberg and is the chief executive officer of WisdomTree Investments. She and her husband have no children together and live in Southampton, New York with their dog Dusty.

Maria Bartiromo, Jonathan Steinberg in 2019 (Image: )

As of 2020, the couple is living a blissful marriage without rumors of divorce or extra-marital affairs.

Maria Bartiromo – Net Worth, Salary

Her net worth and annual salary have been estimated at around $50 million and $10 Million respectively.

Maria Bartiromo – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media including Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Maria Bartiromo is active with thousands of followers. She also has an official website- bartiromo.com.

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