We all know the notable political commentator who ventured out a lot of career fields and excelled in most of them is none other than Dan Bongino. Apart from being a political commentator, he is also one of the popular authors of America not only that, but he also established himself as one of the popular show hosts in radio, host of popular podcasts, the former congressional candidate. Not only that, but he is also served as one of the former agents in the United States Secret Service. Apart from that, he was also former police in the New York City Police Department that is NYPD. He started his service under the NYPD, soon after he completed his graduation as well as his post-graduation in the subject that is psychology.
Being impressed with his service in the police, he was offered the post of an agent in the secret service. He acquired the post, which gave the job of the protective duty of post of president. He served in protective duty under the then president named George W. Bush. Other than that, he also served in the protective duty of two, who are the successor of George W. Bush and President Barack Obama. But for some reason or the other, he left the job of being an agent of the secret service and chose to become a writer as well as a political leader.
Due to some reason or the other, he failed to excel in his career in politics. But being a writer earned him enough fame that he always wished to have. Within a short period of time, he published not one but a total of six of his books. Not only that, but his books also ranked in the top position of the best seller. Followed by the success that he received from his career in the field of writing, he further established himself as one of the popular personalities in the field of media.
Childhood and Education
Born on the 4th of December in 1974, in the beautiful place named Queens, which is located in the city of New York that is in the United States of America, was the kid who grew up to be one of the popular writers as well as a popular radio host named Daniel John Bongino. Growing up, he changed his name to Dan Bongino. Talking about his ancestry, which is traced back to Italy and America as well. Talking about his education, he completed his high school years at the esteemed institute named Archbishop Molloy High School which is located in the city of Queens.
Completing high school, he got enrolled in the esteemed institution named Queens College, which is located in New York. Studying there he acquired a degree of both bachelors and masters in the subject that he loved which is psychology. Followed by his college, he got enrolled in the esteemed institute named Pennsylvania State University, from where he earned his MBA.
Just after his graduation, he earned a job in the New York Police Department. Being there, he worked for a period of four years that is starting from 1995 which continued up to 1999. Due to some reason or the other, he left his job as the police that he earned. In that very year, he joined the secret service institute named United States Secret Service. He acquired the job of protective duty.
Apart from that he also wrote some books which further earned the position in the list of the best sellers. Some of his notable works in the field of writing can be mentioned. He wrote some popular books for which he took inspiration from the incidents that happen with the former president is Donal Trump. The names of the books that he wrote Spygate: The Attempted Sabotage of Donald J. Trump, Exonerated: The Failed Takedown of President Donald Trump by the Swamp, and Follow the Money: The Shocking Deep State Connections of the Anti-Trump Cabal.
Net Worth and Earnings
Dan Bongino holds a net worth that is estimated to be somewhere around $2 million as of 2021. The popular personality who is also a host on the radio and hosted some podcasts as well is none other than Dan Bongino. Talking about his earnings and his salaries, during the time when he was a professional political consultant, he earned a lumpsum amount which is estimated to be somewhere around $115,000. Apart from that, he also made a huge fortune with his writing skills.
Not only that, but his books made their way to the best-selling list that is published by the popular company that is the New York Times. Apart from this, he also receives some major earning from other platforms that as YouTube. Talking about his youTube, there he has a subscriber base of 365k. Apart from that, his highest views are a total of 65 million.