Shirin Rajaee Bio, FOX 5 DC, Age, Height, Parents, Spouse, Children, Salary, and Net Worth

Who is Shirin Rajaee?

Shirin Rajaee is an American journalist of Irish descent who is working for FOX 5 DC as a weekend evening anchor and nightside reporter. She joined the FOX 5 DC News team in January 2020.

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Shirin Rajaee Date of Birth / Age

Rajaee is approximately in her 30s as of 2022 although her exact age is not known as she has managed to keep her date of birth away from the public. Even so, she celebrates her birthday on January 18th. However, we will update the information once available.

Shirin Rajaee Height

Rajaee stands at a height of approximately 5 feet and 6 inches tall.

Shirin Rajaee Parents and Siblings

Rajaee was born and raised in Los Angeles. She manages to keep information regarding her parents, siblings, and extended members of her family away from the limelight. Even so, she has a brother who studied medicine. Also, she hails from an Iranian and a Middle Easter family. Additionally, her parents and brother’s family reside in Los Angeles.

Further, her mother and father exchanged vows on December 3rd, 1977. As of December 2022, they will celebrate their 45th anniversary together. In addition, she seems to have a close relationship with her parents as she regularly posts them on her Instagram account. We will however update this information once it’s available to the public.

Shirin Rajaee Spouse(Husband)

Rajaee exchanged vows with her husband, Joe Khalil(@joekhaliltv) on July 15th, 2022. They have a daughter together. Also, they got engaged in April 2019. Khalil is also a journalist who is serving as a NewsNation’s Washington, D.C. correspondent.

Further, he is a graduate of Michigan State University and Columbia University. Additionally, the couple was competing anchors while they served in Sacramento. Also, he is Lebanese. Nonetheless, the information will be updated once available.

Shirin Rajaee Kids / Children

Rajaee has a daughter named Selma Leila Khalil. She was born on June 18th, 2021, and is a year old as of 2022. However, we will update this information once more details concerning this are available.

Shirin Rajaee Education

After completing her high school education, Rajaee went on to attend the

Shirin Rajaee Career

Rajaee works for FOX 5 DC as a weekend evening anchor and nightside reporter. She joined the FOX 5 DC News team in January 2020. Nonetheless, she began her career when she served behind the scenes at CNN in Los Angeles. This is where her career launched.b Prior to FOX 5 DC, she served in Sacramento at KOVR CBS for four years as a weeknight evening reporter and anchor.

While there, she provided coverage for state politics and big breaking news stories. For instance, she covered the mass shootings in Gilroy and Las Vegas, the Northern California wildfires, and terrorism and immigration stories. Additionally, she served in Santa Barbara at KEYT ABC as an anchor and a reporter. Also, she says her favorite interview was Oprah.

Further, she voices that the story that had the most massive effect on her was the nearly two years nonstop broadcast of the vexed police shooting of Stephon Clark in Sacramento. The broadcast drew the state’s attention. On a side note, she loves food and is always hunting for a good concert or live music event.


Rajaee works with FOX 5 DC where she serves alongside her fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;

    1. Gwen Tolbart
    2. Maureen Umeh
    3. Tucker Barnes
    4. Steve Chenevey
    5. Erin Como
    6. Jennifer Delgado
    7. Rob Desir
    8. Tom Fitzgerald
    9. Angie Goff
    10. Tisha Lewis

How Much Does Shirin Rajaee Earn?

Rajaee approximately earns an annual salary that ranges from $100,000-$500,000.

How Much is Shirin Rajaee Worth?

As an anchor, Rajaee has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges from $1 million to $5 million.

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