How much Salary does Kristen Welker receive as a Reporter for NBC News? Does she have a huge Net Worth?

By: Sofia Lewis  |   | 

Kristen Welker's salary and net worth are not known. But undoubtedly, she should be enjoying very good cash in her hands due to her increasing popularity as a journalist in the NBC and White House correspondent. The beautiful and industrious journalist started to serve as a White House correspondent from 2011.

The Harvard graduate has reached great heights within 20 years of TV journalism

Kristen Welker is a daughter of Harvey Welker, an engineer, and Julie Welker, a real estate agent. She is of mixed ethnicity. In 1994, Kristen Welker graduated from Germantown Friend School in Philadelphia. In 1998, Kristen received Bachelor of Arts in History from Harvard College.

Her professional journey started after joining to the ABC affiliates WLNE-TV in Providence, Rhode Island, and KRCR-TV in Redding/Chico, California. After that, in 2005, Kristen joined NBC affiliates WCAU and worked there as a reporter and weekend anchor.

Kristen has gotten opportunities to travel the world with President Obama, Vice President Biden and First Lady Michelle Obama as a White House correspondent. The breadth of her experiences will have only the positive impact on her career in the days to come.

Kristen’s career at the NBC has won her an Emmy and a huge net worth

In 2010, Kristen joined the NBC News West Coast Headquarters in Burbank, California. Since then, she is a part of NBC News. As time moved on, Kristen began to get promotions in her job and with that her salary and net worth grew.

While at NBC, Kristen won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Live Coverage of a Current News Story – Long Form. Only recently, she became the only journalist to be featured at the "Glamour presents Meet the Women of Election 2016".

Kristen is currently covering the Hillary Clinton presidential race. Her insight and on-screen intellect has proved that she is exactly where she belongs.

Kristen prefers to keep a low personal profile and is not public about her salary or the net worth

However, Kristen is found to keep her personal profile low and secret from public’s eyes. Not many knew about her relationship with John Hughes until she got engaged to him in July 2016.

What we can speculate about her net worth, though, is that it should be in double digit million (around 23 million possibly). Also, her net worth will be increasing with her popularity.


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