Jeff Zeleny is famous for working in a Senior White House Correspondent position for CNN and is also a winner of a Pulitzer Prize. He was also Senior Washington Correspondent for ABC News.
Jeff Zeleny’s Wapping Net Worth As Of 2021
Jeff Zeleny (Jeffrey Dean Zeleny) is an American journalist working as the Senior Washington Correspondent in Cable News Network (CNN). He previously was Senior Washington Correspondent for ABC News. From his long journey in journalism, he’s managed to make a quite amount of bank balance for himself.
Specifically talking about Jeff’s richness, according to the biographyscoop, he is estimated to amass an impressive net worth of $1 million. Moreover, on salary count, Jeff receives an annual salary of $143,852. All of this is the result of an excellent career contribution to the field of reporting and journalism. He is living a lavish lifestyle filled with all sorts of modern amenities in the States.
Jeff Zeleny’s Career Details
The reporter Zeleny started his career by working for newspaper companies like Wallstreet Journal, The Florida times-union, and Arkansas Democrat-gazette while he was in college. Then he went to Chicago’s turbine in 2000 as a reporter where he covered the term of Bush administration and the presidential campaign in 2004. While at the Tribune, Jeff has won the Pulitzer Prize for Explanatory Journalism for his work on a series about air traffic control problems nationwide.
The New York Times hired Jeff to cover politics in 2006. He was the lead reporter and covered the 2012 presidential election for the paper. In addition, Jeff also covered the first two years of the Obama administration as a White House correspondent and formerly covered Congress for the Times. Zeleny got attention from media blogs for asking questions to President Obama.
Zeleny was hired by ABC News in February 2013 as a senior Washington correspondent and to file stories for the website. In March 2015, He joined CNN as a senior Whitehouse correspondent, covering Donald Trump‘s administration with his position for all network programs and platforms in the 2018 mid-term election campaign. He is now working in CNN as a senior correspondent.
Jeff Zeleny’s Relationship Status
Talking about Jeff Zeleny’s relationship, he is not a married man, and he hasn’t revealed about his partner and love life. He likes to keep his personal life private. It is said that his single and focusing on his career.
Jeff was always addressed as openly gay by his sexuality. Before, he didn’t open up about his sexuality in the past, and people assumed he was gay without complete information. However, he neither confirmed it nor denied it.
Jeff Zeleny’s Personal Life
Jeffrey Dean Zeleny was born on June 10, 1973, in Exeter, Nebraska. Talking about his family, his father is Robert Dean Zeleny, his mother is Diane Naomi, and he has two siblings. Specifically, the name of siblings is James Robert Zeleny and Michael Jon Zeleny. He is pretty close to his family and shares a decent bonding.
Jeff was raised and grown up in the streets of Exeter. He attended Exeter High School for the primary level of education. After completing elementary education, Zeleny joined the University of Nebraska with a degree in Journalism and Political science in 1996.