Scott Pelley Biography and Wiki
Scott Pelley is a renowned American journalist who has been a correspondent and anchor for CBS News for more than 30 years.
Scott Pelley Age and Birthday
Pelley was born on July 28, 1957, in San Antonio, Texas, United States of America. He is 64 years old as of 2021. His births sign is Leo. Scott turns 65 years old on July 28, 2022.
Scott Pelley Height and Weight
Scott appears to be quite tall according to his photos. He stands at an average height of 5feet and 6inches(Approx.1.68m) and has a moderate weight of 57kgs(125lbs).
Scott Pelley Education
Pelley is quite a learned individual. He attended Texas Tech University and later graduated with a degree in journalism.
Scott Pelley Family
Scott was born and raised in San Antonio, Texas, the United States of America by his parents, Wanda Graves Pelley and John Elmer Pelley Jr. He was raised alongside his brother named John Pelley.
Scott Pelley Fiance
Pelley is happily married to his gorgeous wife Jane Boone. The duo decided to officially tie the knot in 1983.
The couple was later blessed with two children, a son named Reece Pelley and a daughter named Blair Pelley.
Scott Pelley CBS
Scott has had quite an impressive career. He is one of the most experienced and awarded correspondents in broadcast journalism, has been reporting stories for 60 Minutes since 2004. The 2021-22 season is his 18th on the broadcast.
Not many have made as wide and as deep a mark on a news organization as Pelley has, whose career was recognized with the RTDNA’s highest honor, the Paul White Award. His stories for 60 Minutes have accounted for half of all the major awards won by the broadcast since he joined it. Pelley has won a record 42 Emmys for fieldwork, nearly all of them for 60 Minutes stories, which also have been recognized with eight Edward R. Murrow awards, three George Foster Peabody awards, four Alfred I. Dupont-Columbia Silver Batons, a George Polk award, as well as honors from the Society of Professional Journalists, the Overseas Press Club of America, Investigative Reporters and Editors and the Writers Guild of America.
Pelley joined CBS News as a reporter based in New York in 1989. In 1990, he was assigned for a year to Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, during the Persian Gulf crisis. He also covered Baghdad and broadcast live reports during Iraqi missile attacks on Saudi Arabia.
Scott Pelley Salary
According to CBS estimates. Pelley receives an annual salary ranging from $25,500 – $75,500. His contract with the exact figures is yet to be released.
Scott Pelley Net Worth
Scott has a net worth of $250,000. This amount is from her extensive career among other investments.