Shawn Killinger Age, Marriage, Husband, Net Worth, Salary
Famed as the host of the QVC, one of the TV shopping giant and e-commerce show, Shawn Killinger is an American TV personality and indeed one of the inspiring women voices. Working in QVC since 2007, Killinger presents a large variety of products covering fashion, beauty, and accessories.
She formerly worked in NBC’s Apprentice until was fired from the show. Currently, with the popular e-commerce show, Shawn earns her a hefty sum and owns million dollars net worth. Alongside career success, the TV host also enjoys a blissful relationship with her husband Joe Caretta and children. Scroll down for details on Shawn Killinger’s bio, age, net worth, salary, married life, husband and children.
Shawn Killinger Wiki-Bio: Age, Family & Education
Shawn Elizabeth Killinger by birth, the American host was born on November 2, 1979, in Detroit, Michigan. She holds American nationality and is of white ethnicity. Her zodiac sign is Scorpio.
Raised in Michigan, Killinger moved to Mexico City when she was 11, due to her father’s work.
She attended International American School Foundation and later enrolled at Pennsylvania State University in 1990. Killinger has a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing.
Current Age & Family
As of March 2019, Shawn Killinger’s age is 46 and has a height of 5 ft 5 inches (167 cm). She is low-key about her parents and family background details.
Married Life, Husband & Children: Relationship Details
Shawn Killinger is a happily married woman. She lives with her husband Joe Caretta and 3 children, free from mishaps for over 5 years. Her spouse Joe is a professional consultant and a businessman.
Killinger and Caretta met through a dating site and didn’t take long to get along. After dating for a while, the duo married on April 13, 2013. Though, they are yet to disclose their engagement details.
Ever since, their marriage, the duo is happily together but haven’t shared their own children yet. Rather, Shawn is the step-mother to Joe’s 2 sons from his previous marriage.
Moreover, in June 2017, Killinger and Caretta adopted a baby girl named Jagger Jude.
Back in 2014, Killinger made a brief absence from the show QVC, which led the rumors of her departure from the show. Later, she came up with a sorrowful Facebook where she opened up about her miscarriage with a 5-month old daughter.
Since then, Shawn Killinger and Joe Caretta have never thought of having children of their own.
Controversial topics on Shawn Killinger
Well, often Shawn Killinger is famous for her strong and convincing opinions. But, the case of January 2015 became a laughing stock and memes feature; she and designer Isaac Mizrahi argued on whether the Moon is a planet or a star while promoting a cardigan line.
Besides this, Killing became the headlines story after a fan posted on the website Pissed Consumer requesting the removal of the egomaniacal persona of the host, on June 27, 2016. Though, the issue vanished soon after in the thin air.
Following her University graduation, Shawn Killinger worked in the CBS Page Program. Then, for 2 years, she served at other CBS programs: Evening News with Dan Rather, The Late Show with David Letterman, and 60 Minutes.
Also, she briefly worked for Fox affiliate WUHF-TV in Rochester, New York.
For over 10 years, Shawn was a cast on Martha Stewart’s Apprentice, an NBC show, however, was fired later as they didn’t like her catchphrase “Fake it till you make it”, sources report.
Then in 2007, Killinger joined as the host of the TV show QVC, a popular national shopping giant and is active as a prominent host since then.
Shawn Killinger’s Net Worth & Salary
As of March 2019, Shawn Killinger owns the net worth of $1 million from her TV hosting career. Her career as a TV host and news reporter aided her earnings.
Sources report that Killinger earns the salary in the range of $79,000-$115,000 per year. Well, the average annual salary of a TV host in the United States is around $55,593.
Currently, she lives with her husband and children in her West Palm, Pennsylvania.