Jeff Zeleny Bio, Wiki, Age, Wife, CNN, Net Worth, and Salary

Jeff Zeleny is an American anchor/reporter & correspondent working at CNN, since 2015. He serves as the chief national affairs correspondent. 

Jeff Zeleny Biography

Jeff Zeleny is an American anchor/reporter and correspondent working at CNN. He joined the network in March 2015. He serves as the chief national affairs correspondent. 

Jeff Zeleny Age

Zeleny is 57 years old as of 2021. He was born on April 9, 1965, in Homestead, Florida, United States. He celebrates his birthday on the 9th of April every year.

Jeff Zeleny Height

Zeleny stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches tall.

Jeff Zeleny Family

Zeleny’s father is known as Matthew Zucker while his mother is known as Arline Zucker. Nebraska is his native home. He has not revealed the names of his siblings as he likes to keep his personal life private.

Jeff Zucker Wife

Zucker was married to Caryn Stephanie Nathanson who happened to be a supervisor for Saturday Night Live. They tied the knot in 1996 and later on in 2019, the couple got divorced. While they were together the couple was blessed with four children whose names are not mentioned as he likes to keep his personal life private.

Jeff Zeleny Net Worth

Zeleny has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his career as a chief national affairs correspondent

Jeff Zeleny
Jeff Zeleny

Jeff Zeleny Salary

Zeleny earns an annual salary ranging from $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.

Jeff Zeleny Career

Zeleny serves at CNN as the chief national affairs correspondent. This is a role that he took up in January 2021. He served as a Senior White House Correspondent from January 2017 to January 2021. He covers the Trump administration with a focus on President Trump’s pivotal role in the 2018 midterm election campaign for all of the network’s programs and platform, the overall 2020 campaign, and the network’s senior White House correspondent in his role as the senior Washington correspondent. He joined CNN’s team in 2015.

Before he joined CNN he served as a senior Washington correspondent at ABC News. He extensively reported on the Republican Party as it gained control of the United States Senate in the 2014 midterm elections, and on the Obama administration. He also worked at The New York Times where he was the national political correspondent. Additionally, he covered Obama’s 2008 campaign to the White House and the 2012 presidential election.

Furthermore, he also previously covered Congress for the Times and the first two years of the Obama administration as a White House correspondent. He served as the national political correspondent for the Chicago Tribune before the New York Times. In his role, he covered the first term of the Bush administration and the 2004 presidential campaign.

While in Chicago, he joined the Tribune as a reporter on the Metropolitan desk in 2000. During this time he was a member of the reporting team that won a Pulitzer Prize in explanatory journalism for documenting gridlock in the nation’s air traffic system. Zeleny’s journalism career began at the Des Moines Register after he graduated from college. When coming to his education, he is a proud graduate of the University of Nebraska.

Jeff Zeleny CNN

Zeleny is working at CNN where he works alongside other famous CNN anchors and reporters including;

  1. Anderson Cooper
  2. Guillermo Arduino
  3. Carl Azuz
  4. Julian Zelizer
  5. Jeff Zucker
  6. Vanessa Yurkevich
  7. Ryan Young
  8. Jasmine Wright
  9. Fareed Zakaria
  10. Fredricka Whitefield
  11. Whitney Wild
  12. Coy Wire
  13. Ben Westcott
  14. Nick Watt
  15. Bill Weir
  16. Ben Wedeman
  17. Hines Ward
  18. Ivan Watson
  19. Clarissa Ward
  20. Bianna Golodryga
  21. Brooke Baldwin

Jeff Zeleny Social Media Platforms

Zeleny is active on his social media account and is often seen posting on his Twitter. He has over 310k followers on Twitter

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