The junior United States senator from Georgia, Raphael Warnock, has a net worth of $800 thousand. He is the first African American to represent Georgia in the Senate, and also the first black Democrat.
His wealth comes from his roles as a senior pastor and a politician. He also has a considerable amount of money in the form of retirement funds.
He earned a bachelor’s degree from Morehouse College in 1991 and a master’s and doctorate degrees from Union Theological Seminary. He joined Douglas Memorial Community Church as a senior pastor in 2005.
Born in Savannah, Georgia, Raphael Warnock is a devout Christian and an activist for social justice. He has won a nonviolence peace prize from the Martin Luther King Jr. Organization in 2014.
As a pastor, Warnock is paid $275,000 a year. In addition, he receives $89,000 as a personal allowance.
He has two children, Chloe and Caleb. The family has kept their names and lives private for the most part.
The couple got married in a public ceremony in February 2016, but it didn’t last long, and they separated in November 2019. Their divorce was finally finalized in 2020.
Their divorce was triggered by an allegation that Warnock accidentally ran over her foot during their argument. However, he denies the accusation.
The couple is currently divorced and their custody battle is ongoing. They have two kids and have been together since 2016.