Jim Acosta Net Worth, Age, Height, Relationship Status

Abilio James Acosta (born April 17, 1971) is an American journalist and CNN’s chief White House correspondent. Previously, Acosta was a national political correspondent for CNN. In addition, he also has a big fan who follows him on his social networks.

Real Name Abilio James Acosta
Nick Name Jim
Born April 17, 1971
Age 49 years old (As of 2020)
Profession Journalist CNN
Known For 1. Chief White House
2. Correspondent for CNN
Birthplace Washington, D.C.
Residence Washington, DC
Nationality American
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christianity
Gender Male
Ethnicity American
Horoscope Capricorn
Height/ Tall In feet – 5’9″
Weight 67 kg
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Grey
Parents Father: Not Known
Mother: Not Known
Marital Status Married
Spouse/ Wife Sharon Mobley Stow (m. 1994; div. 2017)
Children (3)
Education James Madison University
Net Worth Approx $1 Million – $2 Million USD (As of 2020)
Salary Not Known
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Jim Acosta net worth

  • As of 2020, Jim Acosta’s net worth is estimated to be around $1.2 million.
  • His main source of income is his career as a journalist.
  • His exact salary is not known to the public.

husband of jim acosta

  • As of 2020, Jim Acosta is single and divorced.
  • He was professionally married to his wife, Sharon Mobley Stowe, a registered nurse.
  • The couple later split in 2017 after 24 years of marriage.
  • They also have two daughters and a son.

Jim Acosta Age, height and weight

  • In 2020, Jim Acosta is 49 years old.
  • He is 5 feet 9 inches tall.
  • Weight around 67kg.
  • He has dark brown eyes and gray hair.
  • Wear UK size 9.

Quick facts about Jim Acosta

Jim Acosta Youth and education

  • Jim Acosta was born on April 17, 1971 in Washington, DC. He was born.
  • He has American citizenship.
  • He is of white Caucasian origin.
  • According to family records, his father came to the United States as a refugee from Cuba three weeks before the Cuban Missile Crisis at the age of 11 and grew up in Virginia.
  • His mother is of Irish and Czech descent.
  • According to his education, he graduated from Annandale High School, a public high school in Annandale, Virginia, in 1989.
  • In 1993 he received a bachelor’s degree in mass communication with a bachelor’s degree in political science from James Madison University.
  • While in high school, Acosta volunteered for the student radio station WXJM.
  • He also worked as a reporter for the local radio station WSVA.

Jim Acosta with his mother and family

Jim Acosta’s media career

  • In keeping with his career, Acosta began his professional career in radio and his first job was at WMAL in Washington DC.
  • He left WMAL and entered television, where he worked as an office assistant for Fox subsidiary WTTGTV in 1994.
  • Later, in 1995, he moved on camera and became a backup reporter and anchor for WBIRTV, an NBC affiliate, in Knoxville, Tennessee, a position he held for three years.
  • In April 2007, Acosta joined CNN.
  • Later, in 2012, CNN promoted Acosta to national political correspondent.
  • In March 2016, Acosta traveled to Cuba to cover President Obama’s historic trip to the island.
  • In 2018, he was promoted to chief White House correspondent.

Facts about Jim Acosta

  • Trump unloads on CNN reporter Jim Acosta: “You are a rude and terrible person.”
  • Jim Acosta is the White House’s favorite reporter.
  • Donald Trump once called CNN’s Jim Acosta “extremely unprofessional.”
  • Jim challenges Sarah Huckabee Sanders.
  • His Instagram bio reads: Chief White House Correspondent for CNN. I believe in #realnews. Enemy of the People: A Dangerous Time to Tell the Truth in America is available now.