Anderson Cooper Bio, CBS 42, Age, Height, Parents, Spouse, Children, Salary, and Net Worth

Who is Anderson Cooper?

American, Broadcast Journalist and  Political Commentator Anderson Cooper, works with CBS 42 where he serves the station as a Correspondent. He has been working with the station as a correspondent since 2007.

Anderson Cooper
Anderson Cooper

Anderson Cooper Date of Birth / Age

Cooper is approximately 55 years as of 2022 although his exact age is not known as he has managed to keep his date of birth away from the public. However, his exact age and date of birth will be updated once the information is available.

Anderson Cooper Height

Cooper is 5 feet and 8 inches tall.

Anderson Cooper Parents and Siblings

Cooper was born and brought up in Manhattan. He is the son of writer Wyatt Emory Cooper and artist Gloria Vanderbilt. His maternal grandparents were Vanderbilt family millionaire knight Reginald Claypoole Vanderbilt and socialite Gloria Morgan Vanderbilt, while Reginald’s patrilineal great-grandfather was business magnate Cornelius Vanderbilt, who founded the significant Vanderbilt Marine and Rail fortune. She has two older half-brothers, Leopold Stanisław “Stan” Stokowski (born 1950) and Krzysztof Stokowski (born 1952), from Gloria’s ten-year marriage to bandleader Leopold Stokowski.

Anderson Cooper Spouse / Husband

Cooper is openly gay but has not disclosed the identity of his partner.

Anderson Cooper Kids / Children

Details regarding whether or not Cooper has any children are not available to the public at the moment. However, we will provide an update once this information has more details concerning available.

Anderson Cooper Education

Cooper attended the Dalton School, a coeducational private day school on Manhattan’s Upper East Side. At the age of 17, after graduating from Dalton a semester early, Cooper traveled across Africa for several months on a “rescue trip”. During the trip he contracted malaria and was hospitalized in Kenya. Describing the experience, Cooper wrote, “Africa was a place to forget and be forgotten.” Cooper attended Yale University where he lived at Trumbull College and served on the light rowing team. He was inducted into the Manuscript Society and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science.

Anderson Cooper Career

During his undergraduate studies, Cooper spent two years as an intern at the Central Intelligence Agency and majored in political science. He worked in journalism without formal journalism training. He’s been a “self-proclaimed news junkie since [he] was in the womb”. After his first correspondence job in the early 1990s, he took a break from journalism and lived in Vietnam for a year, during which time he studied Vietnamese at the National Vietnamese University in Hanoi. In 1995, Cooper became a correspondent for ABC News before becoming a co-host of the late-night show World News Now on September 21, 1999. In 2000, he changed careers and became the host of the ABC reality show The Mole:
Cooper left The Mole after season two to return to newscasting. In 2001, he switched to CNN and commented, “It only lasted two seasons and it happened on 9/11 and I thought I needed to get back on the news. Cooper has been a correspondent for CBS News 60 Minutes since 2007 and a presenter and correspondent for CNN.

CBS 42

Anderson works with CBS 42 where he serves alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;

  1. Roxana Saberi
  2. Serena Altschul
  3. Mo Rocca
  4. Brian Applegate
  5. Nate Burleson
  6. Susan Zirinsky
  7. Jericka Duncan
  8. Lana Zak
  9. Tony Dokoupil
  10. Jericka Duncan
  11. Lana Zak
  12. Holly Williams
  13. Seth Doane
  14. Bill Whitaker
  15. John Dickerson
  16. Anna Werner
  17. Adriana Diaz
  18. Omar Villafranca
  19. Charlie D’Agata
  20. Jonathan Vigliotti
  21. Jan Crawford
  22. Adam Verdugo
  23. Lee Cowan
  24. Peter Van
  25. Robert Costa
  26. Kris Van Cleave
  27. Nancy Cordes
  28. Judy Tygard
  29. Imtiaz Tyab
  30. Ingrid Matthews
  31. Shawna Thomas
  32. Martha Teichner
  33. Nancy Chen

How Much Does Anderson Cooper Earn?

Cooper earns an annual salary that ranges from $100,000-$500,000.

How Much is Anderson Cooper Worth?

As a journalist, Cooper has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges from $1 million to $5 million.

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