Brian Williams Net Worth

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Brian Williams Net Worth
Net Worth:
$40 Million

Brian Williams' Annual Salary

$13 Million
Date of Birth
May 5, 1959
Place of Birth
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Brian Williams net worth and salary: Brian Williams is an American news anchor who has a net worth of $40 million. Brian Williams is one of the most trusted news reporters on American television today. He is also the Managing Editor for Nightly News. Williams was born May 5, 1959 in Ridgewood, New Jersey. He attended both George Washington University and The Catholic University of America in Washington DC, although he did not graduate.

Williams started out as a white house intern before working for the National Association of Broadcasters. His fruitful career in broadcasting began in 1981, at KOAM-TV and it wasn't long that the news pundit took on the role as a general assignment reporter at WTTG-TV. William's biggest role to date came in 1993 when he joined NBC News and went on to become the chief White House Correspondent the following year. By 1996, Williams' broadcasting career soared as he began to present his own news programm, The News with Brian Williams, broadcast on MSNBC.

Williams' career strengthened when he became the main presenter of NBC's Nightly News in 2004, succeeding journalist and author Tom Brokaw. His initial salary was $8 million per year, which increased to $10 million by 2006. Williams makes regular appearances on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. He also frequently appeared on NBC's comedy 30 Rock as himself. In the 1980s, Williams married TV Producer Jane Stoddard Williams. Together they have a son and a daughter. He has received several awards, including eleven Edward R. Murrow Awards and twelve Emmy Awards. Williams was highly praised for his outstanding work covering the story of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans.

Brian Williams Salary
How much does Brian Williams make per year hosting NBC's Nightly News? $13 million

How much does Brian Williams make?

Brian Williams Net Worth and Salary

Brian Williams Earnings

  • NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams
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Prior to launching Celebrity Net Worth, Brian spent seven years as the Managing Editor of one of the largest entertainment portals on the internet. Before that, Brian attended Georgetown University where he double majored in finance and marketing. A native of Northern California, Brian currently resides in Los Angeles. Follow him on Google+.
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Brian Williams

Brian Douglas Williams is the anchor and managing editor of NBC Nightly News, the evening news program of the NBC television network, a position he assumed in 2004.
Date of Birth
  • May 5, 1959
  • Brian Douglas Williams
  • Williams Brian
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