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
Journalist, Firefighter, Actor, Editor, Voice Actor

Brian Williams net worth and salary: Brian Williams is an American news anchor who has a net worth of $40 million. Brian 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 career in broadcasting began in 1981 at KOAM-TV. He then worked as a general assignment reporter at WTTG-TV. Williams' big break came in 1993 when he joined NBC News. He was soon promoted to chief White House Correspondent. In 1996, Williams' career really took off when he landed his own MSNBC program, The News with Brian Williams.

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. Their daughter Allison Williams stars on the HBO comedy "Girls".

Brian has received several awards, including eleven Edward R. Murrow Awards and twelve Emmy Awards.

Brian Williams Salary
Williams' career took another big leap in 2004 when he became the main presenter of NBC's Nightly News, succeeding journalist and author Tom Brokaw. His initial salary was $8 million per year. It increased to $10 million in 2006. By 2014, his salary had been upped to $13 million per year.

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 an American journalist who 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.
Journalist / Firefighter / Actor / Editor / Voice Actor
Date of Birth
  • May 5, 1959
  • Brian Douglas Williams
  • Williams Brian
  • Irish American
  • 6 ft (1.85 m)
  • United States of America
  • United States of America
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Notable Appearances
  • Billy Graham: God's Ambassador
    NBC Nightly News
  • MSNBC Live
  • Rock Center with Brian Williams
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