Surprising Salaries of TV Reporters

They are faces you just cannot do without. They have acquired years of knowledge and experience just so they can provide you with the latest happenings all around the globe. Their Job may look easy, but this could not be further from the truth. These veterans have worked their way to the top through hard work, sheer will and undying passion and you would not believe the amount they cash in on a yearly basis. Let us have a closer look at some of these Reporters and just how much their annual salaries are:

Samantha Steele Ponder – $5m


Samantha is an American sportscaster. She hails from Phoenix Arizona. Currently, she is the host of the Popular Sunday NFL Countdown on ESPN. In 2012, she got engaged to Minnesota Vikings Quarterback Christian Ponder. The couple now have two children.

Michael Strahan – $17m

Strahan was born in Houston Texas. He began his career as a footballer and he started out by playing for the Texas Southern university.His football career got a boost when he joined the New York Giants where he played for fifteen good years. During his career he set a record for most sacks in a season. He retired from football in 2001 and picked up another passion: Journalism. Currently he is the analyst on Fox NFL Sunday and also the co-host of Live!

Lisa Brown

Lisa Brown

I've spent the past 5+ years as a freelance writer covering personal finance and tech. Originally from Texas, but happily living in New York City. Making money is the easy part, keeping it is very difficult!