Jim Axelrod (CBS News) Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Brother David, Wife, Salary, Net Worth

Jim Axelrod
Jim Axelrod

Jim Axelrod Biography and Wiki

Jim Axelrod is an American journalist and news personality currently working as a Senior National Correspondent and reporter for CBS News, and also reports for “CBS Mornings,” the “CBS Evening News,” “CBS Sunday Morning,” and other CBS News broadcasts. Axelrod joined CBS News in 1996 as a Miami-based correspondent.

Jim Axelrod Age and Birthday

Jim was born on January 25, 1963, in New Brunswick, New Jersey. He is 58 years old as of 2021. His birth sign is Aquarius. Axelrod turns 59 years old on January 25, 2022.

Jim Axelrod Height

Axelrod stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches (Approx.1.77 meters) tall.

Jim Axelrod Education

Jim attended Cornell University, a private Ivy League and statutory land-grant research university, based in Ithaca, New York, where he graduated with a bachelor of arts in history in 1985.

He then enrolled at Brown University, a private Ivy League research university in Providence, Rhode Island, where he received a master of arts in history in 1989.

Jim Axelrod Family, Parents, Siblings

Attempts to establish his parents’ identities were in vain since no information regarding them is available to the public. It’s therefore not clear if he has any siblings. More details regarding his family background will be updated soon.

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Jim Axelrod Brother

The national correspondent is speculated to be related to David M. Axelrod, an American political consultant, and analyst, and former White House official. David is popularly recognized as the chief strategist for Barack Obama’s presidential campaigns. However, they have never confirmed nor denied these speculations.

Jim Axelrod Wife, Is He Married?

In regards to his marital affairs, the famed journalist has happily married this beautiful wife, Christina Axelrod. The romantic couple became espoused in a private wedding ceremony attended by family members and close friends. We are keeping tabs and we will update his wife’s details soon when revealed.

Jim Axelrod Kids

Jim and his wife, Christina are blessed with three wonderful kids named Will Axelrod, Bobby Axelrod, and Emma Axelrod.

Jim Axelrod Salary

According to CBS estimates, Axelrod receives an average annual salary ranging from $62,300 to $122,500. His contract with the exact figure is yet to be released.

Jim Axelrod Net Worth

Jim Axelrod has an estimated net worth of $2 million as of 2021. This amount is from his extensive career as a journalist among other investments.

Jim Axelrod CBS News

CBS News is the news division of the American television and radio service CBS. CBS News television programs include the CBS Evening News, CBS Mornings, news magazine programs CBS News Sunday Morning, 60 Minutes, and 48 Hours, and Sunday morning political affairs program Face the Nation. Jim joined CBS News in 1996 as a Miami-based correspondent.

He kicked off his career in journalism at WVII-TV in Bangor, ME in 1989. Jim previously worked as a general assignment and political reporter at WRAL-TV in Raleigh, North Carolina as well as worked at WSTM-TV Syracuse, and WUTR-TV Utica, NY.

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