ABC News Journalist David Muir Estimated Net Worth Around $7 Million. Find Out His Annual Salary

News by Clarence Published on 29 Jan,2017 Updated on 12 Oct,2018

David Muir is a renowned journalist from the United States of America. He serves as an anchor and managing editor of the ABC World News. Muir also hosts his own show World News Tonight with David Muir. He recently appeared as a fill-in anchor on the Live with Kelly & Ryan in the absence of regular host Ryan Seacrest.        

He has been serving ABC-TV for 14 years, now. David is one of the highest-paid journalists of the ABC who receives a huge amount from the agency. Previously, he worked for WCVB-TV and WTVH-TV. In 2014, he was listed as one of the People Magazine’s Sexiest Men Alice.

David Muir’s Net Worth And Salary

This talented journalist has been actively working in the American media industry, since 1995. David is one of the richest journalists of the America, who works for prestigious ABC-TV.   

David Muir

David Muir


From there, he has received a hefty amount for a long time. Henceforth, he has earned a huge amount of net worth from his journalism career. According to a genuine source, his net worth is estimated to be around $7 million.  

The ABC’s host also receives a hefty amount of salary every year. According to the agency, his annual salary is around $5 million including bonus and incentives.  

David Muir’s Journalism Career

David kicked off his journalism career from 1995 when he joined the WTVH-TV, New York. Then, he started working as an anchor and reporter for the network. After some months, he reported from Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Israel, and the Gaza Strip the assassination of Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin.

That coverage earned him top honors from the Radio-Television News Directors Association. He spent five years working there and moved to Boston.   

In 2000, WCVB-TV hired him for hosting the news and coverage the news for the agency. During his tenure with WCVB, he covered the tracing path of the hijackers involved in the September 11/2001, attacks.

Because of this, he won the regional Edward R. Murrow Award and National Headliner Award and Associated Press award. He also won Cine Golden Eagle Award in the news program category.  

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In August 2003, ABC News hired him as a news presenter for the network. Then, he became an anchor of the overnight news program World News Now. Since January 2007, he also started to host the World News Saturday. In 2012, he began hosting his own show World News with David Muir.


Five Facts about ABC Journalist David Muir

During his tenure with ABC, he led several major events like a Political revolution in Egypt, Fukushima tsunami and nuclear power plant accident, US presidential election 2008, 2012, and 2016 and so on. David has also featured in several television shows of ABC network.


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