Tony Dokoupil Biography
Tony Dokoupil is an American television journalist best known as a CBS Mornings co-anchor. He has worked as a news journalist for CBS News and MSNBC.
How old is Tony Dokoupil? – Age
Dokoupil was born on December 24, 1980, in Connecticut. He is 41 years as of 2021.
Where did Tony Dokoupil go to school? – Education
In Maryland, he attended Severna Park High School. He went on to study business at George Washington University, where he graduated top in his class and media studies at Columbia University. Dokoupil is the father of two children from a prior relationship. In October 2017, he married fellow TV journalist Katy Tur. The couple is the parents of two children.
Tony Dokoupil Wife – Family
Ann, his mother, was a teacher, and Anthony, his father, was a marijuana dealer. Dokoupil was informed as a child that his father was involved in real estate, which was a scam. His family moved to Miami not long after he was born. When Dokoupil was six years old, he and his mother moved back to Maryland.
What is Dokoupil Salary?
He earns an estimated annual salary that ranges from $55,500 to $120,500.
Dokoupil Net Worth
His net worth is estimated to be ranging between $1 million and $5 million.
Tony Dokoupil Career
Tony started his career as a journalist and writer for Way Back Info in 2004 when he and a colleague were nominated for a National Magazine Award for best solo segment. He spent two years at Way Back Info before going on to Newsweek and The Daily Beast as a senior writer, where he covered topics including The Suicide Epidemic and Dustoff 73, among others. He began working as an author at Random House in 2009, where he stayed for the following four years. While at Random House, he penned “The Last Pirate: A Father, His Son, and the Golden Age of Marijuana,” which was published in 2014.
He began his career as a senior writer at NBC News in 2013, and worked for two years before joining MSNBC as a journalist and national correspondent. Tony began working as a journalist for CBS News in August 2016 and has been a member of their team for over three years.