Anderson Cooper Net Worth

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Anderson Cooper Net Worth
Net Worth:
$100 Million

Anderson Cooper's Annual Salary

$11 Million
Date of Birth
June 3, 1967
Place of Birth
New York City
Model, Journalist, Author, Film Producer, Presenter, Television producer

Anderson Cooper net worth and salary: Anderson Cooper is an American television personality, journalist, and author who has a net worth of $100 million dollars. Anderson Cooper earns an annual salary of $11 million from CNN. Cooper is currently the host of CNN's news show Anderson Cooper 360. Cooper is the son of heiress Gloria Vanderbilt, and the great-great-great-grandson of shipping and railroad magnate Cornelius Vanderbilt.

Prior to becoming a news anchor, Cooper was a model for Calvin Klein, Ralph Lauren, and Macy's. Cooper went to Yale University where he studied Political Science and International Relations. During college, Cooper spent his summers as an intern at the CIA. Tragedy stuck when his father died suddenly in 1978. 10 years later, his older brother committed suicide. This event spurred his interest in Journalism. After Anderson graduated from Yale University, he lived in Vietnam for a year, studying the Vietnamese language at the University of Hanoi. He then worked as a fact checker for the news agency Channel One, and periodically sold his home-made news segments to the chanel. Cooper filmed reports of Vietnamese life and culture, and eventually moved onto Bosnia, Somalia, and Rwanda that aired on Channel One. Cooper became a correspondent for ABC News in 1995 then co-anchor on ABC's World News Now program on September 21, 1999. In 2000 Cooper decided he needed a change from the hectic news schedule and became host of The Mole for two seasons before returning to broadcasting. In 2001, Cooper joined CNN, anchoring alongside Paula Zahn on American Morning. In 2002 he became CNN's weekend prime-time anchor. His own show, Anderson Cooper 360, begain in 2003.

Anderson Cooper Net Worth

Anderson Cooper Net Worth

Anderson Cooper Earnings

  • Anderson Cooper 360°
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Anderson Cooper

Anderson Cooper

Anderson Hays Cooper is an American journalist, author, and television personality. He is the primary anchor of the CNN news show Anderson Cooper 360°. The program is normally broadcast live from a New York City studio; however, Cooper often broadcasts live on location for ...
Model / Journalist / Author / Film Producer / Presenter / Television producer
Date of Birth
  • June 3, 1967
  • Anderson Hays Cooper
  • Andy
  • Coop
  • 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
  • United States of America
  • United States of America
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Notable Appearances
  • American Morning
  • New Year's Eve Live
  • Hope for Haiti Now: A Global Benefit for Earthquake Relief
  • NewsNight with Aaron Brown
  • The 4th Annual CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute
  • CNN Heroes: Coming Back from Katrina
  • Larry King Live
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