Ron Allen Biography
Ron Allen (age. 64) is an American journalist who presently serves as the National and International Correspondent for NBC and MSNBC News. He has won multiple awards including 6 Emmy awards. The Chicago native joined NBC News in 1996 and formerly worked at ABC as a news correspondent.
Ron Allen Age
He was born on July 22, 1957, in Jersey City, New Jersey. Ron is 64 years of age as of 2021 and will turn 65 come July 22, 2022. He celebrates his birthday on July 22 and is a member of the zodiac/ star sign Cancer.
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- Ron presently serves as a National and International news correspondent for NBC News based in News York. He joined the NBC News broadcast team in January 2009. He has done extensive coverage of stories all around the world for NBC and MSNBC. Allen reported on the O.J. Simpson trials, the historic Arab Spring from Cairo, and the Trayvon Martin shooting while still at NBC. Additionally, he has covered the devastating earthquake in Haiti, the 2008 Presidential election campaign, and reported from London, Afghanistan, Israel, Palestinian, South Africa, Rwanda, and Iraq.
- He is a well-known and prolific journalist due to his experience over the years at NBC News, ABC News, and CBS News. Allen began his journey to being an acclaimed reporter in the journalism industry in New York as a desk assistant. He worked as a local reporter for (CBS) Hartford, WFSB-TV, WBTV, (CBS) Charlotte, WCVB-TV, and (ABC) Boston. Allen worked as a reporter for CBS News between 1988 and 1992.
- He moved to ABC News in 1992 where he worked as a foreign news correspondent until 1996. Allen has won multiple awards including 6 Emmys, 2 Alfred I. DuPont-Columbia Awards, 2 George Foster Peabody Awards among others.
Ron Allen Family
Lindsay L. Allen Jr. (father) and Shirley Allen (mother) born their son Ron and nurtured him in New Jersey. Allen’s family belongs to a mixed/ African-American ethnicity. His father worked as a cargo sales manager whereas his mother worked as a school secretary. Information about his siblings is not available which makes us believe he was raised as an only child.
Allen pursued a college degree in Political Science / American Government and Politics from the University of Pennsylvania. Additionally, he got his master’s from the same university.
Ron Allen Wife
Ron is presently delighted in his marriage life alongside his wife Adaora Udoji. The couple got hitched in an invite-only intimate wedding ceremony. The beautiful couple is proud parents of one child; a daughter. Allen’s family lives in New York/New Jersey. Allen’s wife has maintained a very low profile and very little is known about her.
Ron Allen Net Worth
Ron Allen 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.
Ron Allen Salary
Ron receives an average salary of $56,778 annually as an NBC correspondent in New York City. This is per our reliable sources at Payscale that quote an NBC reporter’s annual salary to be around $37K – $98K. He has been on NBC’s payroll for more than two decades which also explains his huge net worth.
Allen has not revealed his exact salary, nevertheless, being on NBC’s payroll, he receives a good amount that enables him to lead a comfortable life.
Ron Allen Height
Ron 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.