James Comey
James Comey
Real Name/Full Name James Brien Comey Jr.
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: James Comey
Birth Place: Yonkers, New York, U.S.
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 14 December 1960
Age/How Old: 63 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 203 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 8″
Weight: In Kilograms – 110 Kg
In Pounds – 243 lbs
Eye Color: Black
Hair Color: Black
Parents Name: Father – J. Brien Comey
Mother – Joan Marie Comey
Siblings: Peter,  Christopher, and Patricia Comey
School: Northern Highlands Regional High School
College: University of Chicago
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Patrice Failor
Kids/Children Name: Maurene, Collin, Abby, Claire, Kate, and Brien Comey.
Profession: American lawyer
Net Worth: $15 million
Last Updated: July 2024

A popular lawyer who has served as the director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, James Comey has held many important public positions. He has served as the US attorney for the Southern District of New York. He was also in the US Department of Justice.

When Donald Trump became the President of the United States, he removed Comey from this post. There were reports that James Comey has violated the policies of the FBI.

Well, how well do you know about James Comey? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about James Comey’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about James Comey to date.

Biography and Early Life

Born on December 14, 1960, James Brian Comey Jr. is the son of J. Brien Comey and Joan Marie Comey. He was born in Yonkers, and his grandfather was at the Yonkers Police Department. Later his family moved to Allendale in New Jersey. His mother used to work as a computer consultant, and his father was involved in corporate real estate.

His siblings are Peter, Christopher, and Patricia Comey. He was a victim of a home invasion alongside his brothers by a criminal. Comey was raised in a Roman Catholic household.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is James Comey in 2024, and what is his height and weight? Well, James Comey’s age is 63 years old as of today’s date 22nd July 2024 having been born on 14 December 1960. Though, he is 6′ 8″ in feet and inches and 203 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 243 lbs in Pound and 110kg in Kilograms.


James Comey went to the Northern Highlands Regional High School. In 1982, he majored in chemistry and religion from the College of William and Mary. He was very much interested in studies from a young age. James analyzed Jerry Falwell ad Reinhold Niebuhr for their public action. Later he went to the University of Chicago Law School for his Doctor of Jurisprudence degree.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

During his college days, James met his future wife Patrice Failor. In 1987, the couple tied the knot. They are parents of five children, along with a foster child. His children are Maurene, Collin, Abby, Claire, Kate, and Brien Comey. The couple lost a son in infancy. His daughter Maurene, completed her graduation from Harvard Law School and is an assistant US attorney.

James Comey has a height of 203 cms. He is now a member of the United Methodist Church. Comey has stated that he suffered from colon cancer.

Is James Comey Gay?

The sexual orientation of James Comey is very straight. He is a father of five and has been successfully married for decades. The former FBI director is not a gay nor a bisexual. He has fully dedicated his life to his family and married the woman of his love.

Professional Career

In the beginning, James Comey used to work for the U.S. district judge as a clerk. He has also worked for Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. From 1987 to 1993, he was in the US Attorney’s Office in the position of a Deputy Chief. In 1996, he became the Managing Assistant U.S. Attorney having charge of the Richmond Division. He was also a lead prosecutor in Saudi Arabia. Comey has served as the lead prosecutor of many important cases.

From 2003 to 2005, Comey was the Deputy Attorney General. He then became a general counsel for Lockheed Martin. After being there for five years, he joined the investment management firm ‘Bridgewater Associates’. Comey has also been a senior research scholar for Columbia University Law School. In 2013, Comey was appointed as the Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. He held the post until 2017. After his public life, he has been a speaker of various educational institutes including Howard University.


The William and Mary School has named him Carter O. Lowance Fellow, which is the highest honor. He has also received an honor from Columbia University.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of James Comey in 2024

James Comey Net Worth
James Comey Net Worth

As of 2024, James Comey’s net worth is approximately $15 million. He has worked in many departments both public and private. Comey has also released many books including ‘A Higher Loyalty’ and ‘Saving Justice’. He received a payout worth $3 million from Bridgewater Associates. His net worth in 2013 was $14 million. James Comey has also worked for colleges and has taken up high-profile cases worth billions of dollars.

People know that James Comey has had a very successful career. However, the man has also been a subject of controversy. The Yonkers native rose to great heights with his success and became a leading man in the department of law. He serves as an inspiration to many, and his work was also highlighted in the miniseries ‘The Comedy Rule’. Even though he addressed himself as a Republican, he is now independent.


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