John Bolton Net Worth: John Bolton is an American attorney, political commentator, government official, and former diplomat who has a net worth of $6 million. John Bolton was born in Baltimore, Maryland in November 1948. He is a Republican who earned his BA and JD from Yale University and served in the Maryland Army National Guard and the United States Army Reserve. Bolton served as the Assistant Administrator for the United States Agency for International Development for Program and Policy Coordination from 1982 to 1983. From 1985 to 1988 he served as United States Assistant Attorney General for the Office of Legislative Affairs. John Bolton served as United States Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Division from 1988 to 1989. From 1989 to 1993 he was the 18th Assistant Secretary of State for International Organization Affairs. Bolton was the 3rd Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security Affairs from 2001 to 2005. From 2005 to 2006 he was the 25th United States Ambassador for the United Nations. John Bolton became the 27th United States National Security Advisor in 2018.
John Bolton Salary: According to a disclosure from a 2019 lawsuit, John Bolton earned $569,423 from Fox News before joining the Trump administration. That made him one of the highest-paid contributors to Fox News. Average contributors (non full-time staff/personalities) earn around $141,000 per year, so Bolton's pay is on the very high end of the spectrum. The next highest-paid contributor, Heather Nauert, earned $485,000.