Pete Hegseth Wife, Children, Net Worth, Salary, Kids Ages, Family

Date Updated: May 22, 2024

Birth Date June 6, 1980
Birth Name Peter Brian Hegseth
Nickname Pete
Birth Place Minneapolis, Minnesota, US
Residence Holmdel, New Jersey, US
Ethnicity White

Quick Stats
Age 44 years
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Nationality American
Height 6' (1.83 m)
Weight 77 kg (170 lbs)
Religion Christianity
Relationship Status Married
Wife Jennifer Rauchet (m. 2019)

Peter Brian Hegseth popularly known as Pete Hegseth is an American Fox News Channel contributor, a former Army National Guard officer, and former executive director. 


Pete Hegseth was born on June 6, 1980. He is the famous American Fox News Channel contributor who was born in Forest Lake, Minnesota, United States. His nationality is American. He belongs to white ethnicity and his zodiac sign is Gemini.

He attended Forest Lake Area High School and later moved on to Princeton University and Harvard University for his further studies.

Pete was born to his father, Brian Hegseth & mother, Penelope Hegseth. He has two younger brothers. 

He currently resides in Holmdel, New Jersey, United States with his wife, Jennifer Rauchet, and kids.

Personal Life; Wedding, Wife, Children

Pete Hegseth is a happily married man to a woman named wife Jennifer Rauchet. The duo started dating since 2016 and got engaged on June 16, 2019. Later on August 16, 2019, they tied a knot at Trump National Golf Club Colts Neck, New Jersey, United States.

Jennifer Cunningham Rauchet is a Fox Nation executive producer.  She celebrates her birthday on January 30 every year. 

(Pete Hegseth with his wife Jennifer Rauchet, children & stepchildren. | Source:

Possibly, Jennifer was also previously married but there is no any information about her ex-husband. She and her ex-husband shares kids including Luke & Kenzie. 

Before marrying Jennifer Rauchet, he was married to two more women, Samantha Hegseth & Meredith Schwarz.

Pete was married to Samantha Hegseth in June 2010 and later got divorced in 2017. And, he was married to Meredith Schwarz in 2004 and got divorced in 2009.

He is blessed with 4 children (Three Sons & One Daughter) from his different wives. His son Gunner Hegseth was born on June 13, 2010, and Rex Hegseth in 2016 whereas Boone Hegseth’s birth detail is unknown. Likewise, his daughter Gwen Hegseth was born on August 13, 2017.

Net Worth, Salary

Pete Hegseth has an estimated net worth ranges between $1 Million - $10 Million and has also earned a huge salary as well by his profession.

Height, Weight, Measurements

He stands at a decent height of 6 feet and 0 inches (1.83 meters) and weighs around 77 kg (170 lbs). He has an attractive look with dark brown hair and dark brown eye color.

His body measurements, dress size, shoe size are still not known. So, we will update it to you very soon.

Quick Facts:

Profession, Education & Net Worth
Profession Senior Political Analyst, Host, Former Military Officer
High School Forest Lake Area High School
College Princeton University, Harvard University
Active Years 2003–2014, 2014 - Present
Net Worth $1 Million - $10 Million (Estimated)
Salary Under Review
Detailed Physical Stats
Height 6' (1.83 m)
Weight 77 kg (170 lbs)
Dress Size N/A
Shoe Size N/A
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Dark Brown
Personal Life
Relationship Status Married
Sexual Orientation Straight

  1. Jennifer Rauchet (m. 2019) (Wife)
    • Wedding Date: August 16, 2019
    • Wedding Location: Trump National Golf Club Colts Neck, New Jersey, US
    • Engagement Date: June 16, 2019
    • Engagement Location: Not Known
    • Started Dating: Since 2016
    • First Met: Not Known
Pete Hegseth with his wife, Jennifer Cunningham. | Source: Pete Hegseth with his wife, Jennifer Cunningham. | Source:

  1. Samantha Hegseth (m. 2010–2017) (Ex-Wife)
    • Wedding Date: June 2010
    • Wedding Location: St John's Episcopal Church, Washington DC
    • Divorce Date: 2017

  2. Meredith Schwarz (m. 2004–2009) (Ex-Wife)
    • Wedding Date: 2004
    • Wedding Location: Not Known
    • Divorce Date: 2009
Pete Hegseth with his ex-wife, Samantha Hegseth. | Source: Pete Hegseth with his ex-wife, Samantha Hegseth. | Source:
Family Life
Father Brian Hegseth
Mother Penelope Hegseth
Siblings Has two younger brothers.
  1. Name Unknown
  2. Profession: N/A

  3. Name Unknown
  4. Profession: N/A

Children 4 (Three Sons & One Daughter)
  1. Gunner Hegseth
  2. Date of Birth: June 13, 2010

    Age: 14 years

  3. Boone Hegseth
  4. Date of Birth: Not Known

  5. Rex Hegseth
  6. Date of Birth: 2016

  1. Gwen Hegseth
  2. Date of Birth: August 13, 2017

    Age: 6 years

  • Self: White
  • Pete Hegseth was born in Forest Lake, Minnesota, United States.
  • He has 4 kids; Gunner Hegseth (Age: 10 Years Old), Rex Hegseth (Age: 4 Years Old), Boone Hegseth (Age: Not Known) & Gwen Hegseth (Age: 3 Years Old).
  • His now-wife, Jennifer Rauchet is famous as his third wife.
  • His zodiac sign is Gemini.
  • He stands at a height of 6 feet and 0 inches (1.83 m).
  • His estimated net worth is $1 Million - $10 Million.
  • He attended Forest Lake Area High School.