Matt Lauer has defied age and created extraordinary wealth even at his late age. Born on December 30, 1957, Matt is a journalist by profession. Matt Lauer net worth at present stands at $60 million. His work has not only given him incredible wealth, but it has also earned the love, respect, and appreciation of folks from all corners of the earth.
Matt was raised in New York city. He got a Media Arts and Studies degree from Ohio University in 1997 because he had dropped out of the institution in 1979. His parents divorced during his youth, and he was raised by his mother.
Matt Lauer net worth is mainly from TV. His first breakthrough in this industry was in 1979 when he became late night news producer in West Virginia. In 1980, he began to host PM magazine and was a reporter for 6 pm and 11 pm newscasts. He hosted PM magazine for six years.
In 1989, Lauer moved to New York’s WNBC-TV. In 1992, he began to co-anchor The Today Show mostly as a fill. In 1994, he became a full-time news anchor in New York and Live at Five. He also filled in for numerous NBC anchors through the 1990s. in 1997, he was made the official co-anchor of The Today Show alongside Katie Couric.
Lauer has also made appearances on the big screens in the movies Sharknado 2 and 3. Memorable interviews led by Matt include an interview with Charlie Sheen in November 2015 in which Sheen disclosed that he had HIV.
Matt married Nancy Aspaugh but later divorced her. He then dated Kristen Gesswein before marrying Annette Jade Rouge in 1998. Matt has two sons and one daughter.