Christiane Amanpour Salary
What is Christiane Amanpour's annual salary on This Week? $2 million
Christiane Amanpour net worth: Christiane Amanpour is a British-Iranian journalist and television host who has a net worth of $12.5 million dollars. Born in Tehran, Iran or London, England (there is some dispute), Christiane Amanpour, graduated from the University of Rhode Island with a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism. While in college, she worked in the news departments of local radio stations, and in 1993, after graduation, she was hired by CNN to work as a desk assistant in the foreign office in Atlanta, Georgia. Her first major assignment was covering the Iran-Iraq War, and she was then assigned to Eastern Europe. She rose through the ranks, and became a correspondent for CNN's New York office in 1990. She served as a reporter for "60 Minutes" from the late 90s into the mid-2000s, covering the Persian Gulf War, the Bosnian War, and various other conflicts around the world. She is known for her fearless reporting style, often parachuting into conflict areas, and her emotional reports. From 2009-2010, she was given her own news program, "Amanpour", but subsequently chose to leave CNN to serve as the anchor of "This Week" on ABC.