Chris Jansing Bio, Wiki, Age, MSNBC, NBC News, Husband, Net worth, Salary, and Twitter

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Chris Jansing Profile

Chris Jansing is an American television journalist. She anchors Chris Jansing Reports airing from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. ET weekdays on MSNBC, having replaced MTP Daily in May 2022. Jansing previously hosted Jansing and Company on NSNBC from 2010 to 2014 and served as the NBC News senior White House correspondent from 2014 to 2017.

Chris Jansing Age

Jansing is 66 years old as of 2023. She was born on 30th January 1957 in Fairport Harbor, Ohio, United States of America. Additionally, she celebrates her birthday on 30th January every year.

Chris Jansing Height

She stands at an average height of 5 feet 6 inches tall. However, information about her weight will be updated when available.

Chris Jansing Family

Jansing was the youngest of Joseph and Tilly Kapostasy’s 12 children when she was born into a Roman Catholic household in Fairport Harbor, Ohio. She is of Slovak and Hungarian ancestry. Jansing, who was originally majoring in political science, changed his major to broadcast journalism after working for the campus radio station. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Otterbein College in 1978.

Chris Jansing Husband

She wed Robert Jansing, a chemist who headed an analytical chemistry laboratory, in 1982, and she started using her marital name when she moved to NBC in 1998. She claimed that viewers could pronounce it more easily. After that, the couple divorced.

Chris Jansing Career

Following graduation from college, she obtained a position for a brief period at radio station WIPS (AM) in Ticonderoga, New York, after working as an intern at a cable station in Columbus, Ohio. She subsequently agreed to work as a general assignment reporter for Albany, New York-based WNYT television, where she soon advanced to the positions of weekend anchor and then weekly co-anchor. Additionally, she spent 17 years working at WNYT. She received a New York Emmy Award while there in 1997 for her reporting on the Atlanta Olympic Park bombing. When Jansing joined NBC News in June 1998, she switched from using her maiden name of Kapostasy to using the last name Jansing in a professional capacity.

Chris Jansing
Chris Jansing

Since then, she has served as an anchor and reporter for MSNBC, as well as a fill-in for The Today Show and the Sunday edition of NBC Nightly News. She moved to Los Angeles in 2008, where she worked as a field reporter for two years until becoming an anchor again in 2010. Previously, Chris Jansing hosted the weekday 10 a.m. MSNBC program Jansing and Company, with Richard Lui, frequently filling in as a correspondent and backup anchor.

When Jansing was named Senior White House Correspondent for NBC on June 13, 2014, the program came to an end. Jansing was appointed senior national correspondent for MSNBC on June 1st, 2017. As part of the role, Jansing would continue to anchor the network’s breaking news coverage alongside Brian Williams, as well as provide coverage from the White House and Capitol Hill. On May 6, 2022, it was announced that with the move of MTP Daily to NBC News NOW, Jansing would take over the slot with her hour of MSNBC Reports. Her show will expand to two hours on February 13, 2023.

Chris Jansing Salary

She has an estimated annual salary of $70,000 to $80,000 from her career.

Chris Jansing Net Worth

Jansing has an estimated annual Net worth of $ 4 million to $ 6 million earned from her career as an Anchor.

Chris Jansing Social Media Platforms

Jansing is very active on her Twitter, and Facebook pages. She has 123.8k followers on Twitter and 33k followers on Facebook.


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