Mark Halperin
Mark Halperin
Real Name/Full Name Mark Evan Halperin
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Mark Halperin
Birth Place: Maryland, USA
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 11th January 1965
Age/How Old: 59 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 184 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 1″
Weight: In Kilograms – 85 Kg
In Pounds – 187lbs
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Black
Parents Name: Father – Morton Halperin
Mother –Ina Young
Siblings: David Halperin and Gary Halperin
School: Walt Whitman High School
College: Harvard University
Religion: Jewish
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: In a relationship
Girlfriend: Karen Avrich
Wife/Spouse Name: N/A
Kids/Children Name: One
Profession: Journalist
Net Worth: $4 Million
Last Updated: June 2024

Mark Halperin is an American journalist who is currently on Newsmax TV. He previously worked as a political director at ABC News where he was the editor in the Washington DC newsletter, The Note. He joined MSNBC in 2010 and became a senior political analyst and also a contributor. He served as the co-editing manager of Bloomberg Politics with John Hellemann. Together, they co-wrote Game Change and Double Down: Game Change 2012 and were also co-hosts of MSNBC and Bloomberg’s With All Due Respect.

Well, how well do you know about Mark Halperin? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Mark Halperin’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. More information about the life and career of Mark Halperin is clearly outlined in the article below.

Biography and Early Life

Mark Halperin was born on the 11th of January 1965 in Bethesda, Maryland. His parents are Morton Halperin and Ina Young while his brothers are David Halperin and Gary Halperin. His father was a foreign policy expert. Together with his two brothers, Halperin grew up in Bethesda, Maryland.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Mark Halperin in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Mark Halperin’s age is 59 years old as of today’s date 25th June 2024 having been born on 11 January 1965. Though, he is 6′ 1″ in feet and inches and 184 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 187 lbs in Pound and 85 kg in Kilograms.


Halperin went to Walt Whitman High School and after his graduation, he went to Harvard University where he got his B.A. Before being a senior in high school, he lived with a family in Japan as part of the Youth for Understanding Program.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Mark Halperin With Partner Karen Avrich
Mark Halperin With Partner Karen Avrich

Halperin currently lives in New York with his girlfriend, Karen Avrich, and has one child together. Karen Avrich is the co-author of Sasha and Emma.

Is Mark Halperin Gay?

No, he is not gay.

Professional Career

Halperin started out as a desk assistant in 1988 for ABC News and was also a researcher for World News Tonight. He was in their investigative unit as a general assignment reporter. In 1992, he was working full-time as an on-air producer especially during the coverage of Bill Clinton’s campaign. He later became the producer of the special event for ABC in New York and was later an editorial producer. He became the political director for ABC in 1997 and as director, he appeared as a correspondent and political analyst for ABC News television and radio programs.

Halperin released a book in October 2006 with John F. Harris called The Way to Win: Clinton, Bush, Rove and How to take the White House in 2008. In March of 2007, he was replaced as political director by David Chalian and became a political analyst for ABC News. In May of the same year, he was hired as a political analyst and editor at large for Time Magazine. He was hired as a senior political analyst at MSNBC in June 2010. In 2011, Time released an app called Mark Halperin 2012 which contained his take on the news.

In 2010, he wrote a book with John Hellemann called Game Change: Obama and the Clintons, McCain and Palin, and the Race of a Lifetime. The book was also made into an HBO movie called Game Change which premiered on March 10, 2012. They also followed up with a book about that election in 2012 called Double Down: Game Change 2012. Over the course of his career, Halperin has had his fair share of criticism. On June 30, 2011, he was suspended by MSNBC for “slurring” President Barack Obama.

During the 2016 USA Presidential elections, Dana Milbank of The Washington Post said that his analysis was ‘soulless’, ‘amoral’, ’shallow’ and ‘predictable’. Recently in 2016 and 2017, there were some allegations about some sexual misconduct concerning him. This led to a temporary suspension from NBC and a cancellation of the-then upcoming miniseries by HBO


Mark Halperin has really had a successful career as a journalist and has done some good work over the course of his career. Due to this, there is an award that he has been nominated for his good work in media. In 2016, he was nominated in the International Documentary Association for Best Limited Series.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Mark Halperin in 2024

Mark Halperin Net Worth
Mark Halperin Net Worth

Mark Halperin has been a journalist for a really long time now and has maintained a high level of popularity because of how good he is. During his lifetime, his main source of income has been from the work he has been doing in television. As of 2024, he has an estimated net worth of $4 Million.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Halperin is the original founder and editor of The Note which appeared on
  • He was a board member of the New Hampshire Institute of Politics at Saint Anselm College in Goffstown, New Hampshire.

The life and career of Mark Halperin has been an interesting journey. We learn how he has been present during some of the defining moments of our history and how he has shared some moments with us through his craft. As part of Newsmax TV, we wish him all the best in his future endeavors.


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