Jon Scott Biography and Wiki
Jon Scott is an American Emmy Award-winning journalist who works as a television news anchor on FOX News. He is the main anchor for any breaking news each weekend.
Scott co-anchored Happening Now on Fox News for 11 years until the network extended America’s Newsroom from two to three hours, discontinuing the show in June 2018. Scott was also the host of Fox News Watch, a program that was replaced by Howard Kurtz’s similar format Media Buzz in September 2013.
Jon Scott Age and Birthday, Zodiac Sign
He was born Jonathan Arthur Scott on 7 November 1958 in Denver, Colorado, the United States of America. He is of American nationality. Scott is 62 years old. His zodiac sign is Scorpio.
Jon Scott Height and Weight
Scott is a man of average stature. He stands at a height of 6 feet 2 inches. This is approximately 1.88 meters. He has not revealed his weight to the public.
Jon Scott Wife, Spouse, Married
He is a married man. Scott’s wife is Sharon Scott. Drawing from their photos, the couple has been married for a long time. They have four children; two sons and two daughters. The daughters’ names are Savannah and Sierra. One of their sons, Joshua Scott serves in the American military. This is after he graduated in 2011.
Jon Scott Family, Parents and Siblings
Scott was born in Denver, Colorado, USA. He has siblings. He occasionally mentions his older brother who worked as an infantryman in the Vietnam war, as well as his sister, Becky.
Unfortunately, Scott has not revealed any information regarding his parents to the public.
Jon Scott Education
He was educated at Denver Lutheran High School during his early years. After high school, Scott studied journalism at the University of Missouri–Columbia. In addition, he is a licensed pilot, rated to fly single-engine airplanes. He, at times, uses his expertise when covering aviation stories. For example, the July 6, 2013, crash of Asiana Airlines Flight 214.
Jon Scott FOX News
He kicked off his career as a correspondent for KOMU-TV, a Mizzou-owned and operated station in Columbia, Missouri. Later, he worked for WPLG-TV in Miami as a weekday evening news anchor, weekend co-anchor, and reporter. He also worked for KUSA-TV in Denver as a reporter and bureau head.
Scott began working as a correspondent for the syndicated news program Inside Edition in 1988.
Jon worked as a correspondent for Dateline NBC from 1992 until 1995. He began his career as the host of A Current Affair before joining the Fox News Channel in 1996. He is a regular viewer of Jim Lehrer’s NewsHour.
During the September 11 attacks, Scott was hosting Fox News Live and was the first on-air reporter to imply that the attacks were carried out by Osama Bin Laden.
For his work on the NBC show Dateline, he won an Emmy Award for news writing.
Jon Scott Salary
There are no details showing Scott’s annual or monthly earnings, his salary figures will be updated as soon as they are available.
Jon Scott Net Worth
Scott has not revealed his net worth. He is a simple person and never likes to attract public attention by publicly displaying his wealth. However, this section is under review, we will update you when details about his net worth are revealed.