Anthony Mason CBS News, Biography and Wiki
Anthony Mason is a renowned American broadcast journalist currently working as the senior culture correspondent at CBS News. He has worked as a reporter, anchor, and correspondent for CBS News since 1986.
Mason began his career at KJRH-TV in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He then joined WCAU-TV in Philadelphia for two years before joining WCBS-TV in New York City. Mason’s tenure at CBS News started in 1986 when he joined the network as a correspondent. He was the London Bureau correspondent from 1987 to 1990. He was then a Chief Moscow Correspondent from 1991 to 1993.
Anthony has been working in New York City since 1993 and in early 2012 he became the co-anchor of CBS This Morning Saturday, and later in 2019 became a co-host of the CBS This Morning weekday program. Mason was later named the interim anchor for the weekday editions of the CBS Evening News which took effect on June 19, 2017, until December 1, 2017.
Mason also served as the main correspondent and occasional substitute for CBS Sunday Morning with Jane Pauley. He is currently the senior culture correspondent.
Anthony Mason’s Age and Birthday
Mason was born on June 23, 1956, in New York City, New York, United States of America. He is 66 years old.
Anthony Mason Height
Mason stands at an average height of 5 feet 11 inches.
Anthony Mason Parents
Mason was born and raised in New York City by his loving parents. However, he has not shared any in-depth information concerning his parents or siblings. Nonetheless, more details about his parents will be updated once available.
Anthony Mason’s Wife
Mason has been married to Christina Anne Unhoch since 1994 and they are blessed with a daughter and a son. Mason also has a daughter from his previous marriage to advice columnist Amy Dickinson.
Anthony Mason Education
Mason attended St. George’s School in Middletown, Rhode Island, and later graduated from Georgetown University with a Bachelor of Arts in English in 1980.
Anthony Mason Net Worth
Mason has an estimated net worth varying between $1 million – $5 million which he has earned from his successful career as a broadcast journalist.
Anthony Mason Salary
According to CBS News anchors/reporters’ salaries, Mason receives an average annual salary ranging from $60,000 – $100,000.
Anthony Mason Awards
Won the New York Associated Press Award for General Excellence of Individual Reporting on Vietnam Veterans in 1985.
Won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Individual Achievement by a Reporter, and the Pennsylvania Associated Press Award for Best Feature Story.