Andrea Joyce Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 26 Jul, 2017
Facts of Andrea Joyce
Date of Birth: 1954 , August-17
Age: 64 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Andrea Joyce
Nationality American
Birth Place/City United States
Ethnicity White
Profession sportscaster, works at NBC Sports
Working For KTVH-TV, WFAA-TV
Net Worth $41,800
Married Yes
Married to Harry Smith (m. 1986)
Education University of Michigan
Awards Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Sports Personality - Sports Reporter
TV Show Major League Baseball on CBS
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Synopsis

Andrea Joyce, an American sportscaster, works at NBC Sports. She serves for NBC Sports as a sportscaster after working for a decade with CBS Sports. Andrea, 62, covers various national level games including Olympic Games, college tournaments, tennis championships and NBA playoffs as well. Andrea began her career in journalism after covering the 1988 Summer Olympics for ESPN.

Early Life and Education

Andrea Joyce was raised with the athletic family. She was born on August 17, 1954, in the United States of America. She belongs to American nationality and as far as her ethnicity is concerned, she is a White American.

After completing her schooling, Andrea attended the University of Michigan and earned a degree in speech/communications in the year 1976. For a certain period of time, she also worked for WFAA-TV as the weekend sports anchor in Dallas in 1987.

At the same time, Andrea also worked as a news anchor and field reporter for KMGH-TV in Denver. Moreover, she also served as for KTVH-TV in Wichita.

Professional Career

Andrea Joyce debuted for her journalism career at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul as a reporter for ESPN before covering the NFL Draft and French Open Tennis Championships. Prior to moving CBS Sports, in 1988, she anchored MSG SportsBreak on the Madison Square Garden Network.

After a year, Andrea moved to CBS Sports, where she covered the big tournament including 1989 U.S. Open Tennis Championships, 1994 Lillehammer Games, and 1998 Nagano Games respectively.

After serving more than a decade for CBS Sports, she moved to NBC Sports in the year 2000. She there worked as a reporter on numerous events for NBC like Gymnastics and diving from Athens in 2004, figure skating and short track speed skating from Torino in 2006 and many others.

Personal Life and Affair 

Former CBS Sportscaster, Andrea Joyce is a married woman. She is married to her boyfriend versatile TV journalist Harry Smith. The couple got married on June 14, 1986. Her husband Harry is also NBC News correspondent. He also hosts the CBS News morning show The Early Show.

The couple’s married on private ceremony among the presence families and friends. Andrea and Harry are the proud parents of two sons. They welcomed their first son in the year 1990. After four years, they became a parent of their second child.

Andrea and her husband Harry are living happily with their children in New York City. Other than that, she also enjoys jogging and tennis so far.

Net Worth and Salary

Former CBS Sportscaster, Andrea Joyce is serving as a correspondent for NBC Sports. She earned a name and fame in the field of journalism. Andrea has earned a good amount of net worth from her career. As a sportscaster, Joyce receives the average salary amounted $41,800. 

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