Ben Tracy Biography
Ben Tracy (age 45) is an American journalist/ author who presently serves as CBS News’chief national and environmental correspondent. He has won a handful of awards including the coveted Emmy award 6X. The Minnesota native joined CBS News in 2018 and formerly worked at WCCO-TV as a general news reporter.
Ben Tracy Age
He was born on 16 July 1976 in St. Paul, Minnesota. Tracy is 45 years of age as of 2021 and will turn 46 come 16 July 2022. He celebrates his birthday on September 20 and is a member of the zodiac/ star sign Cancer.
Ben Tracy CBS News
- Ben presently serves as CBS News’chief national and environmental correspondent. He joined the CBS News broadcast team in 2008 and recently served as the White House correspondent. He is a regular reporter for CBS Mornings, CBS Evening News, and CBS Sunday Morning. Tracy extensively reported on President Donald Trump’s impeachment, the summit meetings between the US president and North Korea’s leader, the 2020 presidential campaign, the 2018 Winter Olympics among other stories. Tracy also reported on the Royal Wedding of Prince William in London.
- He is a well-known and prolific journalist due to the experience he has gained over the years at CBS News, WCCO-TV, and WISN-TV. Tracy began his journey to being a notable reporter in the journalism industry in Green Bay, Wisconsin. He worked as a general assignment reporter for WBAY-TV and WISN-TV during his early journalism career. He has extensively reported for WCCO-TV and concurrently worked as a contributor for CBS’ Good Question and Saturday Early Show.
- During his time at WCCO-TV, Tracy was based in Minneapolis where he reported on the collapse of the 35W bridge and the methamphetamine epidemic. He has won numerous awards during his time as a journalist including 6 Emmy Awards and two Alfred I. DuPont-Columbia Awards.
Ben Tracy Husband-Wife-Wedding
Ben, real name Benjamin Sampair Tracy, is openly gay. Tracy is currently enjoying a love affair since he started dating Mark Gustafson in 2013. Details about his boyfriend are rather scarce presently. His boyfriend often shares pictures of the duo on his Instagram confirming the existence of their relationship. Nevertheless, as soon as the lovers share information about their wedding details we shall update you immediately.
Ben Tracy Family
Considering his celebrity status because of the nature of his journalism profession, Ben has decided to keep his personal and early life private. Tracy treasures his parents’ and siblings’ security thus he has decided to hold back information about them. Nonetheless, as soon as information about his family is available we shall update it pronto.
Information about Tracy’s siblings is not available which makes us believe he was raised as an only child. Ben pursued a college degree in Journalism and political science from Marquette University. Additionally, he holds a Masters’s in Public Service from the same University. Tracy is an alumnus of St. Thomas Academy.
Ben Tracy Salary
Ben receives an average salary of $ 43,829 annually as a CBS reporter in Washington D.C. This is per our reliable sources at Payscale that quote a CBS reporter’s annual salary to be around $ 28K – $ 79K. He has been on CBS payroll for more than a decade which also explains his huge net worth.
Tracy has not revealed his exact salary, nevertheless, being on CBS payroll, he definitely receives a good amount that enables him to lead a comfy life.
Ben Tracy Net Worth
Ben Tracy Net Worth is estimated to be between $1 Million and $5 Million. This is a mere approximation from his lucrative career as a journalist since he has not revealed any information about his assets, liabilities, or wealth. Regardless, we shall update it once he shares his net worth.
Ben Tracy Height
Ben has not revealed his actual height, nevertheless, an average American man measures 5’ 9” / 1.75 m in height. Thus, his height is around this figure.