Jim Acosta Bio, Age, Height, Wife, Salary, Net Worth, CNN

Jim Acosta Bio, Age, Height, Wife, Salary, Net Worth, CNN

Jim Acosta
Jim Acosta

Jim Acosta Biography

Jim Acosta is a veteran, American On-Air personality currently working as an anchor and the chief domestic reporter at CNN. Earlier prior to his promotion, he labored as a political correspondent.

Further, he was also the station’s chief White House reporter during the Trump administration. Nevertheless, after Trump quit the presidential office he was reassigned as the station’s new Chief Domestic Correspondent. During his free time, Jim loves traveling and reading.

Jim Acosta Age

Jim Acosta was born on Apr 17, 1971, in Virginia, in the United States. He is 51 years old and commemorates his birthday on April 17.

Jim Acosta Height

Acosta is a man of average stature and stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches (approximately 1.72 meters).

Jim Acosta Family

Acosta was born and also brought up in Virginia, in the United States under the loving, care of his dedicated and hardworking father and mother. He owns an American nationality by birth but belongs to mixed ethnicity.

His dad owns Cuban ethnicity while his mother belongs to Irish descent. His dad served in a supermarket while her mum worked at restaurants. He was brought into a family of four along with her younger sister. His caring family still lives in Virginia.

Jim Acosta Wife

Acosta is a proud single dad of three lovely kids, two daughters, and a son. He was formerly married to Sharon Mobley Stow, who worked as a registered nurse. The two were married in 1994 and welcomed their lovely three kids, nevertheless, some irreconcilable contrasts developed between the two and they officially separated in 2017.

Jim Acosta Education

Growing up in Virginia he earned his High School Diploma at Annandale High School in 1989. Acosta afterward decided to pursue journalism as his career, thus, he matriculated at James Madison University. He studied at the institution and was thereupon rewarded his degree in mass communication with a minor in political science.

Jim Acosta Salary

Acosta receives an annual salary of $92,680. This is according to CNN anchor’s/reporters’ salaries.

Jim Acosta’s Net Worth

Acosta has an estimated net worth of $4 Million US dollars.

Jim Acosta Career

Acosta joined CNN in 2007 and reported on the 2008 presidential campaign of candidates such as Barrack Obama and Hillary Clinton. Five years after serving at the station he was promoted to the station’s national political correspondent.

Being a political reporter he covered the 2012 presidential campaign of Republican nominee Mitt Romney. In Mar 2016, he journeyed to Cuba in order to cover President Obama’s visit to the island.

On Jan 9, 2018, he was once again reassigned as the station’s chief White House reporter. Nevertheless, recently in Jan 2021, it was publically announced that he was now the chief domestic reporter and weekend anchor at CNN.

He started his professional career as a journalist in Washington, D.C, where he worked at WMAL-TV  as a radio broadcaster. In 1994, he quit the station and joined his first television network WTTG-TV, where he was employed as the station’s desk assistant.

A year afterward he resettled to Knoxville, Tennessee, where he was employed at WBIR-TV as a reporter and fill-in anchor, an NBC affiliate station. In 1998, Jim repositioned from Tennesse to Dallas, where he was employed as a reporter for CBS affiliate KTVT-TV for 2 years.

For a year, that is From 2000 -2001, Jim served in Chicago as a reporter at WBBM-TV. Again from 2001 -2003, he served as a News correspondent for CBS News’ Newspath service, based in Chicago and Dallas.

From Feb 2003 -Mar 2007, Jim served in both New York and Atlanta. While serving as a reporter at CBS Jim covered the 2004 presidential Campaign of John Kerry, Hurricane Katrina in 2005, and then the Iraq War.

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