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NBC Reporter Chris Jansing Net Worth - From Beginning of Career to Success

sunu Published On Sat Jun 05 2021   Modified On Sat Jun 05 2021
NBC Reporter Chris Jansing Net Worth - From Beginning of Career to Success

Chris Jansing ( born January 30, 1957, in Ohio, United States of America) is an American journalist, whose estimated net worth is $8 million. And currently serving for NBC News as the senior national Correspondent and earlier as its senior White House correspondent.

She graduated in 1978, with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Otterbein College. Initially, she was a political science major but later she switches to broadcast journalism after working for the college radio station. 

Net Worth & Salary:

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The reporter Chris Jansing is a well-known journalist and television news correspondent for NBC News. Chris's net worth is believed to be $8 million dollars. And as per NBC News anchors/reporter's salaries, she receives an annual average salary of $73,220 as an MSNBC Senior National Correspondent. 

Award & Achievements:

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  • Chris was awarded an Emmy Award in 1997, for her coverage at the Olympic Games in Atlanta of the 1996 Olympic Park Bombing, alongside she also has a second Emmy Award.


  • The New York State Broadcasters Association awarded her the 'Best Person' award for her story on hunger in New York State.


  • Chris was honored at the New York State Broadcasters Association Hall of Fame in June of 2016.

Chris Jansing TV Shows:

She hosted the MSNBC show titled ‘Jansing and Company’ from 2010-2014.The MSNBC Reports since 2002 and The Ethical Edge since 2005.

Professional Career as a Journalist:

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  • After completed her graduation, Chris began her journalistic career an intern at a local cable station located in Columbus, Ohio,
  • She then went on to work at the radio station WIPS in Ticonderoga, New York.
  • After working for a while there, she then went to serve for WNYT, as a general assignment reporter.
  • In 1998, she joined NBC, after working for WNYT for more than one and a half-decade.
  • Chris moved to Los Angeles in 2008 and worked for almost two years as a field reporter before returning as an anchor in 2010.
  • She was named the network's senior White House correspondent in 2014.

Other Facts:

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Jansing is a divorcee. 

She continues to use her former husband’s surname even after their separation. 

The charming journalist loves to cook desserts in her leisure time.

Active on Twitter and Facebook. 

Jansing, real name is Christine Ann Kapostasy.

Her zodiac sign of Aquarius.

Her father is Joseph Kapostasy and her mother, Tilly Kapostasy. 

She has 11 older siblings as she is the 12th and the youngest among Tilly and Joseph's children. 

Talking about body measurement, Jansing stands at the height of 5 ft 6 in/ 168 cm and weighs around 132 lb/ 60 kg.