Emily Compagno

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Emily Compagno’s Birthday Highlights

Birth Name

Emily Compagno

Eye Color


Place Of Birth

Oakland, USA


42 years old

Birth Date

September 11, 1979

Star Sign


Emily Compagno Facts

Child Star?



Attorney, TV Host, Former Cheerleader

Net Worth

$1.5 million

Current Partner

Peter Riley


John Compagno, Katherine Bertsch Compagno


Natalie Compagno, Julietta Compagno Skoog


1.7m (5'6"")



Chinese Year

Year of the Sheep

About Emily Compagno

Emily Compagno is currently a Fox News host, a legal analyst as well as an attorney with a vastly diverse career.
Emily Compagno was a former cheerleader and the captain of her squad at the Oakland Raiders in the National Football League (NFL) while also working in San Francisco as a criminal defense attorney. She started her work after passing the California bar.
Becoming a part of Fox News, she became an important personality in Fox News and has appeared very often on the late-night show Gutfield! also called The Greg Gutfield Show which is also aired on the Fox News Channel. Emily is also a co-host of the show Outnumbered along with Harris Faulkner and Kayleigh McEnany. Outnumbered is a daytime talk show where the panelists discuss that day's news which is also aired on the same channel.

Emily Compagno Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Emily Compagno’s net worth?

Emily Compagno's net worth is estimated approximately at $1.5 million.

How much does Emily Compagno earn per year?

Emily Compagno has multiple sources for her yearly earnings - she earns both by hosting shows at Fox News as well as from her position as an attorney. Her yearly income was estimated to be $104,359 as of 2020.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Emily Compagno?

Emily Compagno looks like she is of average height from her pictures and videos. She has a height of approximately 5 ft 6 in (169 cm) from head to toe.

How old is Emily Compagno?

Emily Compagno was born on November 9, 1979, making her a Scorpio. She is 42 years old as of March 2022. She was born in Oakland, California in the Oak Knoll Naval Hospital.

Childhood And Education

Born to parents Katherine Bertsch Compagno and John Compagno in Oakland, California at the Oak Knoll Naval hospital, Emily was raised in El Cerrito, California, moving away from Oakland. Her father is of Italian descent while her mother is German. She also has two sisters called Natalie and Julietta.
Now a host at Fox News as well as a federal attorney, Emily Compagno was born in Oakland, California, and although there's not much information on her educational qualifications in her childhood, like schooling, Emily studied at the University Of Washington when she grew up. She graduated from there with a BA in political science and also won an award in the AFROTC.
After completing her graduation, Emily Compagno graduated from the University of San Francisco School of Law with a Juris Doctor, an undergraduate law degree, in 2006.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Emily Compagno’s partner?

Emily Compagno first met her husband Peter Riley when they were both teens and met on a Seattle sidewalk and felt an immediate connection. The couple married on September 13, 2017, at Hotel Villa Cimbrone on the Amalfi Coast in Ravello, Italy. They've been married for 4 years now and they have no children as of yet.

Career And Professional Highlights

Besides her career in law, Emily Compagno was also the captain of the cheerleading squad, Raiderettes, of the Oakland Raiders, and a star cheerleader herself, at the National Football League. The National Football League made her an ambassador, and she even promoted their brand in Shanghai and Beijing. The United Services Organization also selected Emily among five other NFL cheerleaders to visit the U.S. Troops in Kuwait and Iraq.
Emily started her career in law after graduating with a JD from the University of San Francisco School of Law and became a criminal defense attorney.
Before accepting her position at Fox News as a legal analyst and a contributor, Emily was a part of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit as the Senior Judge Judicial Extern and worked under John T. Noonan. Her adventures in legal matters did not stop there, because she went on to become a federal attorney under the Social Security Administration from 2010 to 2014.
Besides hosting and taking part in Outnumbered and Gutfield, Emily also sometimes plays the role of a host on the weekday talk show on FNC called The Five. The show, Crimes That Changed America had Compagno as its host, Compagno which was first aired on March 9, 2020, on Fox Nation.
Emily Compagno is certified and educated in business and sports laws and had also worked as a reporter and extensively covered the PAC 12 Sports Event as a reporter.

Best Known For…

Emily Compagno is best known for being a TV personality and the host at the various shows held on the aFox News Channel (FNC) and an attorney while also being a former star cheerleader.
She is also known to provide legal advice on important topics like the Hillary email controversy that arose in 2016 and became a major point of media coverage and public attention during America's 2016 Presidential Election. She also covered and gave advice on the Federal Spending Bill.

Charity Work

An avid traveler, Emily went to Africa while interning in legal matters, to take part in charity work. She helped build clean wells and volunteered for the welfare of orphans in Uganda, Malawi, and Zambia.

What awards has Emily Compagno won?

While studying at the University of Washington, Emily Compagno was awarded the "Cadet of the Quarter" Award under the program of the Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFROTC).

Emily Compagno’s Hobbies And Interests

Emily Compagno became a cheerleader when she was young so dancing has always been a hobby and a source of interest for her.
Since traveling allows a person, especially someone practicing in legal matters, to become more enriched about the different laws in different cultures, Emily Compagno had always had an interest in traveling.
Emily Compagno was immensely interested in auto-racing and she can be seen racing a car and fulfilling her hobbies on a segment for Fox News.

Other Interesting Emily Compagno Facts And Trivia

  • Emily Compagno has a middle name called Rose, which was named after her great-grandmother, the wife of William Harry Bertsch, who was a soldier during the First World War, even having earned the honorable Silver Star Medal (SSM).
  • Emily Compagno has American nationality despite having ancestral ethnicities of German, Italian as well as white.
  • Because of her extensive charity work in Africa, Emily also enjoys an important legal position in Cape Town, South Africa as well as in Rio De Janeiro in Brazil.
  • Emily does not live in her hometown of Oakland, California but currently stays in Seattle, Washington.
  • Emily has a pet dog, a Doberman named Duchess.
  • The two sisters of this November-born Scorpio are equally talented, Natalie is a writer for international travel publications while Julietta co-founded Sproutable, an organization helping parents to raise their kids easily and correctly.

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