Jon Scott Fox News, Bio, Age, Height, Wife, Family, Salary, and Net Worth

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Jon Scott Biography

Jon Scott is an American television news anchor who currently serves as an anchor of FOX Report which mainly airs on Weekends at 6 PM/ET and is the lead anchor for any breaking news each weekend. Scott is part of the original anchor team at FOX News Channel, having joined two months before it was launched. Prior to joining FOX News, Scott worked for Dateline NBC as a correspondent and he was awarded an Emmy Award for news writing.

Scott began his journalism career as an anchor and a reporter at stations in Denver and Miami. Throughout his career, Scott has gone into the field to cover events ranging from hurricanes and floods to war in Afghanistan, space shuttle launches, and royal weddings. He also began his career as a correspondent for KOMU-TV (NBC) in Columbia, Missouri, a station that is owned and operated by Mizzou. Jon served as the host of A Current Affair and eventually joined Fox News Channel in 1996. During May 1 and May 2, 2011, Scott has served as the studio anchor for Fox News coverage of the death of Osama bin Laden. Lastly, he is also a licensed pilot, who is rated to fly single-engine airplanes.

Jon Scott Age/Birthday

Jon Scott (age 62 years) was born on November 7, 1958, in Denver, Colorado, in the United States of America. He is an American citizen by birth and he usually celebrates his birthdays on 7th November every year. READ MORE: Michael Khouw CNBC, Bio, Age, Wife, Parents, Books, Salary & Net Worth

Jon Scott Height, Weight and Other Body Measurements

Scott’s average height is estimated at 6 feet 2 inches which are approximately 1.88 meters. He has maintained his body weight at around 70 kg.

Jon Scott Parents, Siblings/Family

Jon was born Jonathan Arthur Scott in his hometown in Denver by his parents. However, there is no further information regarding his parents. All that is known is his sister Becky and his older brother who is infantry in the Vietnam War. There is no further information concerning his family.

Jon Scott Wife/Spouse | Fox News Wife

Jon is a married man. He is currently married to Sharon Scott in a private wedding ceremony held in the early 1990s. Both Scott and Sharon are blessed with four children, two daughters identified as Sierra and Savannah and two sons. Joshua Scott, one of his sons’ joined the military in 2011. Sharon Scott is a professional Television producer who has received a number of awards and nominations in the journalism field. Moreover, Scott and his family live in Irvington, N.Y.

Jon Scott Education Background

Jon Scott attended Denver Lutheran High School in Denver, Colorado. He later enrolled at the University of Missouri-Columbia where he graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism and Communications.

Jon Scott’s Salary: How much does Jon Scott make?

He earns a decent amount from working for FOX News Channel. Jon’s annual salary is estimated to be $74,000.

Jon Scott Net Worth

As an American journalist, TV personality, and correspondent, He has acquired great fortune in his career. Jon’s net worth is estimated to be around $ 2million dollars.

Jon Scott Fox News

Scott works for FOX News as the anchor of FOX Report Weekend at 6 PM/ET and is the lead anchor for any breaking news each weekend. Scott is part of the original anchor team at FOX News Channel, having joined two months before it was launched. Prior to joining FOX News, Scott worked for Dateline NBC as a correspondent and he was awarded an Emmy Award for news writing.

Scott began his journalism career as an anchor and a reporter at stations in Denver and Miami. Throughout his career, Scott has gone into the field to cover events ranging from hurricanes and floods to war in Afghanistan, space shuttle launches, and royal weddings. He recently contributed to FNC’s Democracy 2020 election. In 2019, he was honored to live on-air throughout the 2019 New Year’s Eve celebration in New York Times Square.

Jon Scott Political Affiliation/Political Party

His political affiliation is currently under review because he likes to keep his personal details away from the public.

What happened to Jon Scott Fox News?

Scott’s longtime co-anchored “Happening Now” on Fox News until Fox expanded America’s Newsroom which led to the ending of the show after 11 years.