Barbara Walters Net Worth, Salary, and Age in 2021.

Originally posted on February 25, 2019 @ 3:59 am

When it comes to naming some famous American journalists, you can’t ignore the name of Barbara Walters. She is a well-known American female journalist. Throughout her career in the field of journalism, she has accumulated a whopping net worth, which is just staggering.

This is enough to motivate today’s young people to venture into journalism. The annual salary of Barbara Walters has been estimated recently, which is another fascinating thing to know.

There is one thing that has made the personal life of Barbara is so interesting is her four marriage with her husband’s. But now she is living an alone life. It will be exciting to know about this 90-year-old famous person’s life. But, to know that you will have to go through the details of her life.

Barbara Walters: Net worth, Salary.

To know detail about the biographic information about Barbara Walters, it is essential to know about every aspect like career information, cars, houses, net worth, sources of income and salary of Barbara. A detailed report on that information can be described as follows.

Barbara Walters’s net worth is $170 million.

Image of Television Presenter, Barbara Walters net worth is $170 million
Television Presenter, Barbara Walters net worth is $170 million

The salary of Barbara varies with her employment. As per the report, she has earned around USD 12 million while working in the media industry from the year 2006 to 2007. During that, she also managed to rank her name in the list of TV’s Top 20 Earners of Forbes. She was the first TV anchor to get $1 million of annual salary.

The primary sources of income of Barbara are her career in the files of television and journalism.

Barbara has a beautiful and luxurious house which is located in New York. It has five bedrooms. The actual value of her house is still unknown.

Image of Journalist, Barbara Walters house
Journalist, Barbara Walters house

Coming to her car collections, she has a Mercedes Benz SL65. But it is expected that she also has some other luxurious cars.

In the initial stage of her career, she was working for WNBT- TV of the NBC network. She used to do writing and publicity job. Besides, she also worked as a writer for Redbook magazine and as a publicist for Tex McCrary Inc.

After that, in 1961 she joined The Today Show on NBC. In 1976, she moved to the ABC and worked there for two years, i.e., from 1976 to 1078.

She got a massive reorganization after her work on ABC news magazine named 20/20. She was the co-host of the show The View. For this shows, in 2003 she won two Daytime Emmy Awards, in the category of Best Talk Show and Best Talk Show Host. In 2014, she retired from her job of co-host.

Barbara Walters is Presently Single:

Current relationship status of Barbara Walters in single. However, in that past, she has done three marriages. Her first husband name is Robert- Henry Katz, a business executive. They both got married in 1955. Her second husband name is Lee Guber.

Image of Barbara Walters with her second husband Lee Guber.
Barbara Walters and Lee Guber.

After Lee, Barbara moved to her third relationship with Merv Adelson. They got married in 1986 and ended up with divorce in 1992.


Barbara Walters: Age, Siblings, wiki-bio, facts, Net worth, spouse, kids, occupation, parents, nationality, and ethnicity:

Barbara Walters’s age is 90 years as she was born on 25th September 1929, to parents Louis Walters and Dena Walters in Boston, Massachusetts. Her current age is 90 years. She has three siblings. Her two sisters names are Walda Walters and Jacqueline Walters. Her brother name is Burton Walters.

Barbara’s net worth is USD 170 million. She has amassed this through a career in journalism and the television industry. The star is the first television anchor to receive $1 million as an annual salary.  During 2006 and 2007, she emerged as the highest earning anchor in the TV industry.

Even though she has married three times, currently she doesn’t have a husband. Barbara has a daughter named Jacqueline Dena Gubar. In her professional career, she has anchored a lot of famous TV shows.

She also worked with famous hosts like Frank McGee, Jim Hartz, and Huge Downs. In 1989, she was inducted into the Television Hall of Fame. In 2007, she was awarded the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Barbara Walter is an American with white ethnicity.

Age 90 years (Born September 25, 1989)
Net Worth $170 million
Spouse Robert Henry Katz (Ex-Husband)

Lee Guber (Ex-Husband)

Merv Adelson (Ex-Husband)

Kids Jacqueline Dena Guber (Adopted Daughter)
Occupation Journalist
Parents Louis Walters (Father)

Dena Walters (Mother)

Nationality American
Ethnicity White


With a massive $ 170 million of net worth, Barbara Walters has earned a good name and fame in the field of TV and journalism. She was not able to maintain a perfect married life with her husbands. Following which she is now living a single life.

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