Steve Janowitz
Steve Janowitz
Real Name/Full Name Steve Janowitz
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Steve Janowitz
Birth Place: New York, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 1 December 1942
Age/How Old: 81 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 178 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 10″
Weight: In Kilograms – 68 Kg
In Pounds – 150 lbs
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Grey
Parents Name: Father – N/A
Mother – N/A
Siblings: N/A
School: New York local high school
College: N/A
Religion: Christianity
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Joy Behar
Kids/Children Name: N/A
Profession: Retired high school teacher
Net Worth: $800 thousand
Last Updated: June 2024

Steve Janowitz is an American citizen and belongs to the white ethnicity; he was a high school teacher, but he came under the spotlight when he started dating the comedian, writer, and actress named Joy Behar.

Well, how well do you know about Steve Janowitz? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Steve Janowitz’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 Steve Janowitz to date.

Biography and Early Life

Steve was born in the early ’40s, on 1st December 1942 to be exact, in the city of New York, United States. He was raised in the city of New York only. His father worked as a shop owner, and his mother was a housewife by profession. His grandfather arrived in the US from Italy after World War 1 got over, so one can say he consists of equal parts Italian blood. He traveled a lot in Europe, mostly in the suburbs of Italy, in his 20’s because it is believed to be the birthplace of his grandparents. There are no details about his parent’s name, siblings identity, and his birth date till now.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Steve Janowitz in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Steve Janowitz’s age is 81 years old as of today’s date 15th June 2024 having been born on 1 December 1942. Though, he is 5′ 10″ in feet and inches and 178 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 150lbs in Pound and 68 kg in Kilograms.


Steve Janowitz finished high school in New York, and after 10th grade, he registered his name at a college and graduated from there in the ’60s. There is no sign about the names of the institution till now. He was into chess when it comes to sports, but he has attended lots of high school competitions with his high school team.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Steve met his wife long back in 1982 before Joy Behar became popular for the TV show, The View. She was working as the host of the show back then. They got married in the month of August 2011, at a ceremony in New York City, attended by mostly their close friends and family, since they wanted to keep it, family, only occasionally.

They dated for more than 30 years before getting married. Due to the media’s attraction, they canceled the originally planned wedding in the year 2009. They wanted to stop the fuss about it, hence decided to postpone it. There were a lot of rumors being spread about why the couple took 30 years to get married, but his wife stated during one of her interviews that she planned on waiting until the law of same-sex marriage was given the green signal. They were not gay, of course, but she waited for his parents to pass away, which was also pretty strange, but she confessed that she didn’t want his parents to interfere with their personal marriage.

They don’t have any children together, but Joy has a daughter from her first marriage, whose name is Eve. Joy was married to a college professor named Joseph Behar from the year 1965 to 1981, but their divorce was finalized. Even Joy’s daughter Eve gave birth to her son named Luca while Joy became a grandmother.

Is Steve Janowitz Gay?

Steve Janowitz is not gay because he has been dating a woman for 30 years before her marriage, and there is no sign of anything like this after their marriage too.

Professional Career

Steve Janowitz started his career after completing graduation and started working as a high school teacher, and kept teaching in the same profession for a long time. It was around 45 years until his retirement.


There are no awards in his bucket until now, but we can expect that he is worthy of receiving one of them due to his long-time teaching brilliance.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Steve Janowitz in 2024

Steve Janowitz Net Worth
Steve Janowitz Net Worth

As of 2024, Steve Janowitz’s net worth is around $800 thousand Miassembled from his years of teaching, while his wife’s net worth is around $12 million, piled up from her acting career. He has an average salary of around $48,000 per annum, which is quite unique because, coming to the fact, it reports that a teacher can only earn up to $38.30 per hour.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Steve is pretty much interested in attracting the media’s attention and being under the spotlight and prefers to spend his free time with his wife and himself too.
  • He has a list of numerous books, while he has always advised his students to read as much as they could and told them that there are whole worlds to be discovered in books.
  • They are huge fans of animals while having three pet dogs.
  • Steve lives in a highly expensive apartment in the Upper west side, New York, with his family. It is about 1,400 square feet, and it’s located on the sixth floor of the flat. It consists of two bedrooms,  three bathrooms, and one fine dining room.

Steve Janowitz is not active on any social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. He is living a relaxing life after his retirement as a high school teacher. He keeps on throwing parties at his house and even attends social events and award shows with his wife, Joy Behar. He loves to visit different parts of the world and tries to adapt and learn about their culture.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here