Diane Sawyer net worth and salary: Diane Sawyer is a news anchor and television journalist who has a net worth of $80 million dollars. Diane Sawyer was born in Glasgow, Kentucky in December 1945. She was editor-in-chief of her school newspaper in high school. She won 1st place in the national America's Junior Miss scholarship pageant in 1962 as a senior in high school. She toured America promoting the Coca-Cola Pavilion at the New York World's Fair. She graduated from Wellesley College in Massachusetts. She became a weather forecaster in Louisville. In 1970 she moved to Washington, D.C. and became assistant to the White House deputy press secretary. She later became administrative assistant to White House Press Secretary and then a staff assistant for President Richard Nixon. She helped Nixon write his memoirs and prepare for his famous interviews with David Frost. She was accused of being Deep Throat. She joined CBS news in 1978 as reporter and correspondent. In 1981 Sawyer became a CBS Morning News co-anchor, before becoming a correspondent for 60 Minutes in 1984. From 1989 to 1998, and then again from 2000 to present she has served as a co-anchor of Primetime Live. She also served as a 20/20 co-anchor from 1998 to 2000. From 1999 to 2009 she was a co-anchor of Good Morning America and is an ABC World News anchor since 2009. She has interviewed U.S. Presidents Bill Clinton, George W. Bush, Barack Obama, and Richard Nixon. She has also interviewed Saddam Hussein, Fidel Castro, Manuel Noriega, Nancy Reagan, Michael J. Fox, and Michael Jackson. She has been inducted into the Television Hall of Fame and received an Emmy, Daytime Emmy, and a Peabody Award. Sawyer married Mike Nichols in 1988 and has no children.
Diane Sawyer Salary
How much does Diane Sawyer make per year as host of ABC news? $22 million