Working in Yahoo as a Journalist, Katie Couric net worth is $55 million. Married twice, Katie used to earn $15 million as a salary, find her house, husband to children info. Katherine Anne Couric who is popular as Katie Couric has drawn utmost respect and popularity from all quarters as a journalist as well as an author. Born on January 7, 1957, in Virginia to John Martin and Elinor Couric, she had the genes of a journalist father and a part-time writer mother. Hence, it’s hardly surprising that she has the natural flair for writing and journalism.
|Name||Katherine Anne Katie Couric|
|Net Worth||$55 Million|
|Source of Income||Journalist|
|Annual Salary||$15 Million|
|Monthly Income||$1.25 Million|
|Birth Date||January 7, 1957|
|Ethnicity||French, Scottish, English, German and Ashkenazi Jewish|
|Height||1.54 m / 5.1 feet|
|Ex-Husband||Jay Monahan (1989–98)|
While completing her schooling in Arlington, Katie got a chance to serve as an intern at Washington D.C all news radio station “WAVA”. During her graduation from the University of Virginia, she took part in several extra-curricular activities as well. Her career kicked off in 1979 with her first job in Washington D.C with ABC News Bureau. Soon she got associated with TV as well and her exceptional reporting skills soon won her the Associated Press award and the ever prestigious and coveted EMMY. Her successes were endless with her interviewing several eminent personalities from all walks of life like Bill Clinton, Jimmy Carter etc. Several awards and accolades also came her way.
Testing her capabilities and abilities she also dubbed for “Shark Tales” in its US version. She also experimented with on-screen presence in “Austin Powers in Goldmember” where she played a cameo role. She continued lending her voice as well as appearing in brief roles. Obviously, as a reputed and leading journalist, she had her share of controversies. Her biggest one was in December 2013 over HPV vaccine. However, her grace and dignified way of tackling it with a suitable write-out in Huffington Post was exemplary.
On the personal side, she first married attorney John Paul “Jay” Monahan in 1989 and gave birth to two daughters, Elinor and Caroline. Unfortunately, she lost him to colon cancer in 1998 and later her elder sister to pancreatic cancer. These incidents made her a social worker committed to the cause of cancer. Love enveloped Katie again in 2014 when she married a financier, John Molner. With her current salary of over $10 million as Yahoo! Global News Anchor, she lives in a fantastic house with her husband in Washington which is worth $12 million. In her vegetable garden, she loves growing her own herbs. She has also authored several books including “The Best Advice I Ever Got: Lessons from Extraordinary Lives” (published in 2004) which have made it as NYT bestsellers. The sky seems to be the limit for this charismatic lady.