Lester Holt Net Worth is estimated to be over $48 Million. According to a latest poll, Lester Holt was ranked as being the most trusted TV news anchor in America. Lester Holt earns $15 million salary annually under his current contract with NBC. Prior to joining NBC, Lester Holt spent 19 years with CBS, as a reporter, anchor, and international correspondent. Lester Holt is considered as one of the richest and highest paid television hosts in the United States.
Lester Holt Net Worth
Lester Holt’s Net Worth is estimated to be over $75 Million. Lester Holt earns $15 million salary annually under his current contract with NBC.
|Net Worth||$48 Million|
|NBC News Salary||$15 Million|
|Liabilities & Loans||$5 Million|
Lester Holt’s Cars
Lester Holt has recently bought a Rolls-Royce Dawn for $1 Million USD. Lester Holt also owns an Aston Martin Vantage that cost $250,000 USD. A Few other cars owned by Lester Holt are listed below.
- Porsche 911
- Audi A6
- Toyota Vellfire
Lester Holt Salary
|Salary in 2022||$15 Million|
|Salary in 2021||$13 Million|
|Salary in 2020||$12 Million|
|Salary in 2019||$10 Million|
|Salary in 2018||$9 Million|
Lester Holt’s House
Lester Holt lives in his 8,000 square-foot luxury home located in Downtown California, U.S. Lester Holt has bought his property for an estimated price tag of $9 Million dollars. This property comes with 5 Bedrooms and 6 Bathrooms.
Lester Holt’s Net Worth Growth Rate
|Net Worth in 2023||$48 Million|
|Net Worth in 2022||$45 Million|
|Net Worth in 2021||$41 Million|
|Net Worth in 2020||$36 Million|
|Net Worth in 2019||$30 Million|
Exclusive Facts about Lester Holt
|Favorite Actress||Natalie Portman|
|Favorite Music Artist||Bob Dylan|
|Favorite Holiday Destination||Germany|
Frequently Asked Questions
How much money does Lester Holt earn?
Lester Holt earns $15 million salary annually under his current contract with NBC.
How tall is Lester Holt?
6 feet 2 inches (1.88 meters).
Who is Lester Holt’s wife?
Lester Holt’s wife is Carol Hagen.
Does Lester Holt have a college degree?
Yes. Lester Holt graduated from Cordova High School in Rancho Cordova in 1977. Holt also majored in government at California State University, Sacramento, though he never graduated.
Is Lester Holt is a billionaire?
Lester Holt’s Net Worth is $75 Million, so he is not a billionaire.
Lester Holt Bio
Lester Holt was born on March 8, 1959, on Hamilton Air Force Base, Marin County, California, the youngest child of four of June (DeRozario) and Lester Don Holt Sr. Lester Holt graduated from Cordova High School in Rancho Cordova in 1977 and majored in government at California State University, Sacramento, though he never graduated.
Lester Holt’s journalist career
Lester Holt spent 19 years with CBS, as a reporter, anchor, and international correspondent. In 1981, Lester Holt was hired as a reporter for WCBS-TV in New York City. In 2003, Lester Holt assumed full-time duties at NBC News, where Lester Holt became a substitute anchor for NBC Nightly News and Today.
In addition to Lester Holt primary responsibilities at NBC News, Lester Holt hosted a special for The History Channel about the 9/11 conspiracy theories, served as a sportsdesk reporter for NBC Sports coverage of the 2008 Summer Olympics, and is the host of Dateline on ID, an edition of Dateline NBC shown on the Investigation Discovery network.
In May 2017, when Lester Holt interviewed President Trump, they discussed Trump’s firing of FBI director James Comey.
Lester Holt’s film appearences
Lester Holt has made cameo appearances in the 1993 film The Fugitive; its 1998 sequel U.S. Marshals; and Primal Fear (1996); as well as on television shows, including playing himself in episodes of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit; the episode “Red, White, or Blue” of the series Due South; “Fate” of Early Edition and “A New Hope” of Warehouse 13.
Holt resides in Manhattan with his wife, Carol Hagen; they have two sons, Stefan and Cameron.Lester Holt plays bass guitar and the upright bass.
Lester Holt’s Awards and honours
- 2012: Honorary Doctorate from Pepperdine University.
- 2015: Inducted into the California Hall of Fame on October 28, 2015.
- 2016: NABJ Journalist of the Year Award from the National Association of Black Journalists.
- 2020: Honorary Doctorate from Rutgers University.