Jon Scott Biography
Jonathan Arthur Scott (Jon Scott) is an American Television news anchor who hosts Fox Report Weekend on Fox News Channel. Apart from that, he is also the lead anchor for any breaking news each weekend. Furthermore, he is a longtime co-anchor of Happening Now on Fox News until the network expanded to America’s Newsroom. That is two to three hours, however, ending the show in June 2018 after 11 years of being on air.
Jon Scott Age
Born in the year 1958 in Denver, Colorado on the 7th of November. Currently, he is at the age of 63 years old as of 2021. This year 2022 in November he is turning 64 years old.
Jon Scott Height
Similar to his photos he appears to be a man of tall stature. Today he stands at a height of 6feet 2inches which is approximately 1.88.
Jon Scott Weight
Likewise, his height is the same as his weight because he is quite heavy. Currently, he is weighing 260bl which is also equivalent to 118kgs.
Jon Scott Family
Apparently, the amazing journalist has not really disclosed much related to his family. Even though he was born and raised in Denver, Colorado with both his parents. Therefore he is an American citizen by birth. We shall do our level best to update the details.
Jon Scott Education
Being a very professional journalist he actually attended Denver Lutheran High School where he actually graduated to join the campus. Eventually, he went to the University of Missouri in Columbia where he studied journalism to his level best.
Jon Scott Fox News
Currently, he is serving at Fox News Channel as a Television news anchor who hosts Fox Report Weekend. Apart from that, he is also the lead anchor for any breaking news each weekend.
Jon Scott Career
So, he actually, joined his career as a correspondent for KOMU-TV (NBC) in Columbia, Missouri a station owned and operated by Mizzou. Later on, he was the weekday evening news anchor, and weekend co-anchor, and reported for WPLG-TV(ABC) in Miami. However, he is part of the Original anchor team at Fox News Channel having joined two months prior to its launch in 1996.
Recently, he has provided breaking news coverage surrounding Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, anchoring special reports as the fighting escalated across Ukraine. Apparently, in August 2021, he interviewed Qatari Foreign Affairs Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Jassim Al Thani on the efforts to evacuate people out of Taliban-controlled Afghanistan. Furthermore, in 2020, he contributed to FNC’s Democracy 2020 election coverage, which delivered the highest-rated coverage of an election night in cable news history with 14.1 million total viewers. Previously, he was honored live on-air during the 2019 New Year’s Eve celebration in New York’s Times Square alongside a group of specially selected esteemed journalists. However, he and his fellow journalists were given the honor of pressing the button that lowers the infamous Waterford crystal ball and begins the 60-second countdown into the New Year.
Before joining FOX News Channel he was a correspondent for Dateline NBC and received an Emmy Award for News writing. In addition, he served as a reporter for Inside Edition. Eventually, began his career as an anchor and reporter at stations in Miami and Denver. Regardless, he is a frequent speaker at events honoring veterans and our military service personnel. Besides his journalism career, he is also a licensed pilot who flies single-engine airplanes and he sometimes uses his expertise to when covering aviation stories.
Jon Scott’s Net worth
Presently, he has an estimated net worth of around $2 million. Basically, that includes all his assets and luxurious life.
Jon Scott Salary
Nevertheless, he earns quite a decent amount from his job working at Fox News Channel. Annually, he receives a total of around $575,000. Additionally, he also has some bonuses he receives but not yet revealed.
Presently, he is in a happy marriage to his beautiful wife namely, Sharon Scott. The couple has been together for a very long time although not mentioned exactly when they started living together.
He is a proud father of four children he has got with his lovely wife. Even though he has not mentioned them by name but one of his sons is in the army after graduating from the United States Military Academy in the year 2011.