Rick Barrett Biography
Rick Barrett is a prominent American journalist presently working for Milwaukee Journal Sentinel as a business reporter. He has been serving there since September of 2000. Rick has 13 years of experience at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel serving as a business reporter.
Before joining Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, he worked for Wisconsin State Journal Madison, WI as a business reporter. From October 1996 to September 2004, Rick reported on Wisconsin’s dairy industry and other farm topics for the journal.
Rick Barrett Age
Rick Barett was born in the United States of America. However, Rick has not shared his exact date and year of birth and it’s therefore impossible to determine his exact age.
Rick Barrett Height
Rick is a man of standard stature and stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches (Approx 1.78m).
Rick Barrett Family
Rick Barrett was born in the United States of America to his staunch father and mother. Nonetheless, Rick has not brought to light any information in regard to his parents or siblings.
Rick Barrett Education
Rick graduated with Bachelor’s degree in Journalism from Central Michigan University where he majored in Political Science.
Rick Barrett Wife
At the moment, Rick resides on a hobby farm near Appleton where he looks after his donkeys. He likes hanging out with his dogs known as Buddy and Sally. However, Rick has maintained a low profile in regard to his marital status.
Rick Barrett Salary
He pockets a satisfactory salary of $77,936 per year. This is according to Milwaukee Journal Sentinel business reporters’ salaries.
Rick Barrett’s Net Worth
Rick Barrett has amassed a good wealth over the years and has an estimated net worth that ranges between $1 million – $5 million.
Rick Barrett Career
As of now, Rick works for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel business as a reporter. He also writes about telecom, the defense industry, and agriculture. Rick reported on manufacturing companies in Wisconsin. He received the Barlett & Steele, Gerald Loeb, Sigma Delta Chi, and National Headliner. Rick also won the Society of Environmental Journalists Kevin Carmody Award. In 2019, his report on Wisconsin’s struggling dairy industry attained him a National Headliner Award.
He also received a Gerald Loeb Award for outstanding business reporting and Barlett & Steele Award for investigative reporting. Besides that, Rick has been honored by the Society of Professional Journalists, the Society of Environmental Journalists, and the Association of Health Care Journalists. Besides his reporting and coverage, he hangs out with his dogs named Buddy and Sally does biking (bicycle), runs, and kayaking.