Sarah Louise Palin, simply known as Sarah Palin, is a famous American commentator, spokeswoman, author, as well as a politician. Sarah Palin is perhaps best known as the Governor of Alaska, which is a position she was elected for in 2006. At that time, Palin became the very first woman to become the Governor of Alaska, which added to her overall popularity. That same year when she resigned from the position of the Governor, in 2009, Palin published a book under the name of “Going Rogue: An American Life”, where she described her experiences prior to the campaign and after she became a candidate for the Governor.
Sarah Palin Net Worth $15 Million
The book became an instant success and by the end of 2009, it sold more than 2.7 million copies and maintained a #1 position on the list of best-sellers compiled by “The New York Times”. In addition to her involvement in the politics, Sarah Palin launched her own reality television series called “Amazing American with Sarah Palin”, which debuted in 2014 and was renewed for the third season to premiere in 2015. That same year, Palin also created a network, which is dedicated to the distribution of her writings and various related news, which is called “The Sarah Palin Channel”. A famous commentator and politician, how rich is Sarah Palin? In 2010, Sarah Palin was able to collect a $1 million salary from working as a commentator on “Fox News”, while Palin’s total net worth is estimated to be $15 million. Over the years, Sarah Palin managed to purchase several valuable assets, such as a home in Wasilla, the worth of which is $552 000 and a house in Scottsdale, the value of which is $1.7 million. Sarah Palin managed to accumulate the majority of her net worth due to her involvement in politics, many appearances on television screens, as well as various endorsements.
Sarah Palin was born in 1964, in Sandpoint, Idaho. Palin’s family was travelling a lot when she was child and, as a result, they lived in Skagway and Eagle River, before they finally settled down in Wasilla. In Wasilla, Palin studied at Wasilla High School, where she took part in many school’s activities, including a basketball team with which she won a championship. Palin’s political career began in 1992 when she became a member of Wasilla City Council and went on to be elected for the position of the Mayor of Wasilla in 1996. Palin spent two terms as a Mayor until she accepted the position of a Chairman at the Alaska Oil and Gas Conservation Commission. Ever since then, Sarah Palin only rose in ranks and in 2006 won the election for the position of the Governor of Alaska. By then, Sarah Palin was already a well-known figure and was featured on many television projects. After a failure in the 2008 in the vice-presidential campaign and her resignation from the post of the Governor, Sarah Palin turned towards television and appeared in her own television series called “Sarah Palin’s Alaska”, as well as became a commentator on “Fox News”.