Chris Christie net worth is $4 million.
He is the candidate for the Presidency in USA. In autumn, 2015 we will know exactly, if this man will get an opportunity to serve as a President in his country or not. He is not the richest candidate in a race, but he is a billionaire. It is always interesting to know, how he earned his money and how he plans to spend them.
Chris Christie Biography
Governor Chris Christie is catholic. It is not just a fact from his biography; he is really a religious person. When he was asked, what he thinks about gay rights, he told that according to his religion it is a sin. But later he added that he tries to understand, it was not their choice, they were born to be gays and every person should have an opportunity to express his individual peculiarities.
He was born on the 6th of September in 1962. Chris spent his childhood in New Jersey. His mother’s name is Sondra Christie and his father’s name is Wilbur Christie. He served as an accountant. The boy attended Livingston High School. He was an active and smart boy from his earliest years. Christie liked to play baseball and was a catcher in his school team. Besides he was the president of his class, so the boy showed, he could be the leader from his childhood. Chris Christie political views were influenced by his mother. She used to support Republican Party, but his father preferred democrats. Probably, his mother influenced him much more. The first experience as a politician the boy got when he was in the senior form. He managed to take part in the campaign of the candidate for gubernatorial post, Tom Kean. Probably, then he has made his choice and decided to become a politician.
After the graduation from school he entered the University of Delaware, where he got the degree in political science. Later he also got an education as a lawyer. He used to work as a lawyer for while before he started to make career in politics. In 2009 the candidacy of Chris Christie for governor of New Jersey was approved. No wonder, because he had many years of experience in politics. He campaigned for George Bush in 2002. After that he was appointed as an attorney for New Jersey. He occupied that post till 2008.
In summer, 2015, he decided to take part in a race for Presidency.
Christopher Christie has a net worth of $4million. He managed to earn that money, serving as a lawyer (the average annual salary of a lawyer is $130, 000). He used to be a partner in a law firm, so he got much more. What are the other sources of his income?
Of course, the main source of his income is policy. He earned a lot, when he was the Governor for New Jersey. He made $150,000 per year, when he occupied that post. In fact, Chris Christie became the first Republican, who won the election in New Jersey for the last 12 years.
Some part of the family net worth is earned by Chris Christie wife. Being a banker, the woman knows how to make investments and get an income from it. She brings home from $500,000 to $700, 000 annually. By the way, Chris has a great family!
Chris Christie family consists of his wife and four children. He met Mary Pat Christie during his studying at the University of Delaware. They loved each other and soon got married. His wife has made a wonderful career too as an investment banker. Mary Pat Christie is not just a successful business lady; she is also a mother of two sons and two daughters. Their names are Andrew, Patrick, Bridget and Sarah.
Mary Pat Christie is a knowledgeable woman, that’s why she supports her husband and can give him an advice if he is in a doubt. She is also known by her charity work. Mrs. Christie founded the Hurricane Sandy New Jersey Relief Fund.
Chris Christie House
The family of Christie is wealthy enough, that’s why they own a great house in New Jersey. It costs approximately $1.3 Million. The house was built in 1959. It has the territory of 6 acres, where the family has a garden. They live in the house all the time, not occasionally, in spite of the fact that Christie as a Governor, has a right to live at the governor’s house in Princeton. “We like this home” told Mary Pat in her interview.
Chris Christie Cars
It is not known, if the couple owns expensive vehicles, but it is known for sure, that Chris Christie spends a great sum of money annually for his hobby. He is fond of football and spends $80,000 for football games.
About $100,000 per year Chris Christie spends for deserts and other kinds of food and beverages. He likes eating – and that’s why his bills for dinners are huge.
Mary Pat laughs at her husband’s passion towards food. In fact she is proud of him. At the same time she was always ready to make her own career. She told in her interview that she did it “to be a good sample for her children – not just for daughters but for sons too!”