Sophia Choi’s Net Worth, Early Life, Relationship, Dating, Anchor, and WSB-TV

25th Feb. 2018, 12:59 pm
Sophia Choi’s Net Worth, Early Life, Relationship, Dating, Anchor, and WSB-TV
Quick Info
Birth Place: Daegu, Korea
Ethnicity: White
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Black
Nationality: half-Norwegian and half-Korean
Net Worth: $92 million
Qualification: Bachelor Degree in Journalism

Sophia Choi, half-Norwegian and half-Korean, is an American news anchor and reporter for Channel 2 Action News. She is famous for CNN Headline News the Real News Real Fast. A special appearance as the best journalist is uplifting Sophia’s net worth along with her name and fame.

Early Life and Education

Sophia Choi was born in Daegu, Korea. Her father was radar specialist in the United States and has met her mother while stationed at South-Korea. Sophia possesses white ethnicity.

Till seven, Choi resides in Korea and later spent her teenage visiting Norway with her grandmother. During her early age, she used to play Alto Saxophone and is also the winner of Tidewater Music Festival scholarship in Maryland.

She joined Hollywood Elementary School in Hollywood, Maryland. At the age of 12, Sophia lost her father and thus the family moved to Memphis, Tennessee. Then, she started studying at Briarcrest Baptist School.

After the completion of her high school, Choi joined the University of Missouri in Columbia Missouri and earned Bachelor Degree in Journalism.

Career 

Sophia made her debut as a general assignment reporter at WSET-TV, the ABC affiliate in Lynchburg. Next, she worked at the KCBS-TV morning show in Los Angeles and WVTM-TV (NBC) in Birmingham as a general reporter. For the show, she was nominated Emmy Award for her reporting child predators and received Associated Press Award.

In October 2001, Choi worked as the prime time anchor for CNN and covered several breaking headlines fo the time like an aftermath of Hurricane in New Orleans, War in Iraq and Afganistan, and so on. She also worked for CNN and CNN International.

Except an Emmy Award, she was also honored with a State Associated Press Award. She has received a National Association Press Award and an Emmy Award for reporting of all series.

Though Chio was gaining positive response in CNN, she left CNN Headline News in 2006. The next year, she traveled to Los Vegas and worked at KVBC-TV (NBC) from 4 a.m to 6 a.m. She received two electronic media award there. Since July 8, 2011, she is airing on the WSB-TV as a news broadcaster.

Apart from a news reader, she is also an actress. Some of her TV shows and movies include Primary Colors (1998, uncredited), Special Unit 2 (2001, TV Series), The Torture (2008). Similarly, she played herself, in the television series  Headlines News (1982).

Moreover, according to Muck Rack, she also has an appearance in KOKI-TV, KTHT-FM, WOKV-FM, WSB-AM, WAB-FM, and many more.

Net Worth

As of 2018, Choi is working for WSB-TV a news anchor. According to Glassdoor, the salary per episode of Channel 2 Action News (WSB-TV) is estimated to be around $63K-$68K. Thus, we can easily state she is earning not less than five digits figure from the show.

Well, she is not confined to a single show, she has an innumerable performance at other cable networks. According to Payscale, the average salary for news anchor is estimated to be around $78,119 annually.

So, Sophia Choi’s net worth is estimated to be $92 million, according to Height Weight Net Worth.

Sophia Choi’s Personal Facts

A fair-skinned Choi has brown eyes and black hair. She is an animal lover and most often tweets on animals.

 Choi is a foodie and loves to cook. She was once featured in the Cooking Light Magazine with her traditional mandarin orange cake.

To Feb 2018, no rumors related to her affairs/ dating is available. Thus, she is single till now. Sophia is active on the social pages like facebook, Twitter, Instagram.

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