Joe Benigno Biography

(Radio personality)

Joe Benigno is an American sports host. He is married to Terry Benigno and is the father of one kid.

More about the relationship

Joe Benigno currently lives in Mahwah, New Jersey with his wife. Her spouse’s name is Terry Benigno. The date and venue of their marriage are not known.

This couple has a daughter named Samantha Benigno Orpaz (born in 1979).

Relationship Facts of Joe Benigno

  • Joe Benigno is married to Terry Benigno.
  • He is father of One (Samantha Benigno Orpaz).
  • Joe Benigno is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

Joe Benigno is an American sports host. He is a radio host and works for a radio station WFAN, New York.

Joe is also a writer and has written a book named Rules for New York Sports Fans in 2010.

Joe Benigno: Age, Siblings, Parents, Ethnicity

He was born Joseph S. Benigno on Sep 26, 1953, in Garfield, New Jersey, USA.

His mother, father, and siblings’ names are not disclosed.

He belongs to the Italian ethnicity.


Regarding his academic information, he attended Franklin College, Indiana. There he studied political science and completed his graduation in 1975.

He was also a student of Paramus High School and Connecticut School of Broadcasting – Farmington CT.

Joe Benigno: Professional Life, Career

Joe Benigno is a popular face of the entertainment industry. In 1994, he started his radio career. His first host was as a guest on WFAN.

After this, he hosted several shows with Sid Rosenberg and Evan Roberts. With Evan, he hosts a show named Joe & Evan.

It is a talk show and is aired on New York radio stations.

Controversy, Rumors

Joe Benigno on July 18, 2018, was charged with a sexual harassment case. One of the employees, Lauren Lockwood said that he forced her to have a threesome with him, his wife, and a prostitute.

After the lawsuit was filed, Joe disappeared from the radio station on leave and returned in Sep 2018.

Back in April 2013, Joe said that he would buy drugs for a football player, Tyrann Mathieu. This comment made the public angry and Joe was criticized highly.

Net Worth, Salary

This host plus writer has an estimated net worth of $2 million as of 2022.

As per the sources, the average yearly salary of a radio host is around $45070.

Body Features- Height, Weight

Regarding Joe Benigno’s body features, he has light brown eyes and light hair. His height and weight are average.

Social Media: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram

Joe Benigno is not active on Instagram and Facebook.

But his Twitter account was created in July 2010. This account has around 18k followers.


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