Chris Jansing Biography
Chris Jansing is an American journalist who serves as the Senior White House Correspondent for the network’s cable division, MSNBC together with Brian Williams as the breaking news anchor in Washington, DC. She rejoined this station in 2010 after she had left in 2008 and shifted to Los Angeles where she worked as a field reporter for two years.
Chris Jansing Age
Chris attained 64 years old as of 2021, being born on January 30th, 1957, in Fairport Harbor, Ohio, USA. She celebrates her birthday on the 30th of January every year. On 30th 2022, she will be turning 65 years old.
Chris Jansing Height
Jansing has a body height of 5 feet 7 inches which is equivalent to 1.68 meters she as well weighs 132 lbs which is similar to 60 kg.
Chris Jansing Education
Chris graduated in 1978, with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Otterbein College. Before pursuing her career in journalism, she was focusing on political science where she, unfortunately, changed her career after working for the college radio station.
Chris Jansing Family, Siblings
Chris was born on January 30th, 1957, in Fairport Harbor, Ohio, the USA to a Roman Catholic family. She is the daughter of Joseph Kapostasy and Tilly Kapostasy. She is the youngest in the family of 12 children among them being Jim and Janice. Chris sadly explained that she lost her Aunt Margie in Florida after suffering from COVID.
Chris Jansing Husband
Chris officially married her ex-husband Robert Jansing in the year 1982. This couple unfortunately divorced due to unknown issues. Robert is however a retired chemist who ran an analytical chemistry lab who in addition served as the research scientist at the NYS Health Department. However, by the time of their divorce, there were no addressed issues of the two having children. A native of Ohio, Jansing currently lives in Washington, DC
Chris Jansing Children
When it comes to children, there are no known records of her having any son or daughter. However, we are keeping tabs and will update you once this information is available.
Chris Jansing Salary
How much does Chris Jansing who works as a Senior Correspondent make? The average Senior Correspondent salary in Washington, DC is $57,922 as of December 27, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $50,583 and $68,165. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.
Chris Jansing Net Worth
Jansing‘s net worth is estimated to be $5 Million as of 2021. She has accumulated her fortunes through her primary source of income as a broadcast journalist and in the other businesses she has invested in.
Chris Jansing MSNBC
Jansing serves as the Senior White House Correspondent for the network’s cable division, MSNBC together with Brian Williams as the breaking news anchor in Washington, DC. She rejoined this station in 2010 after she had left in 2008 and shifted to Los Angeles where she worked as a field reporter for two years.
Chris was promoted to a Senior White House Correspondent on June 1st, 2017. She initially joined NBC News in June 1998 where she has since anchored and reported for MSNBC and has been a substitute anchor for The Today Show, and the Sunday version of NBC Nightly News.
Before being promoted to be a Senior White House Correspondent, Chris anchored the 10 am hour on MSNBC weekdays on Jansing and Company with Richard Lui regularly serving as a correspondent and substitute anchor. She started working immediately after she graduated from Otterbein as an intern in Columbus, Ohio before she was employed at WIPS radio station in New York.
She afterward relocated to Albany in New York at WNYT television where she served as a general assignment reporter before she was promoted to a weekend anchor and finally to a weekly co-anchor. While still at WNYT, Chris was awarded a New York Emmy Award for covering the Olympic Park bombing in Atlanta in the year 1997.
Chris Measurements and Facts
- Full Names:
- Career / Profession: Journalist
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity: White
- Age: 64 years old as of 2021
- Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
- Date of Birth: January 30th, 1957
- Birthday: January 30th, every year
- Height: 5 Feet 7 inches
- Weight: 132 lbs
- Marital Status: Single
- Husband\Spouse: To be updated
- Children: To be updated
- Net Worth: Estimated to be $5 Million as of 2022
- Salary: $57,922
A native of Ohio, Jansing currently lives in Washington, DC.
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