Dana Bash Net Worth, Salary, Husband, Age, Children, Married, John King

Dana Bash Net Worth and Salary: $2 Million Dollars. Dana Bash is an American journalist who has a net worth of $2 million dollars.

As a chief political correspondent of CNN, Dana is surely paid a heavy salary to compliment her work.

She has been working for CNN network for 24 years thus we can now estimate how much is she making as a veteran journalist.

Dana also possesses her own posh house in Northwest D.C bought in the year 2007.

Dana Bash Husband – John King and Son Jonah Frank King

Dana Bash has conceived one child with her second husband John King. Dana Bash was married to former CIA Chief of Staff Jeremy Bash from 1998 to 2007. In 2008 she married fellow CNN correspondent John King.

The couple became parents to beautiful son Jonah Frank King in June 2011.

Unfortunately, Dana divorced King in 2012. She is currently living the life of a single mother in Northwest D.C.

Dana Bash Age, Birthday, Date of Birth:

Dana Bash is 47 years old. She celebrated her birthday on 15 June. She was born in 1971, New York City, US.

She is an America-born journalist who is a chief political correspondent for CNN. She also co-hosts all election night special on the CNN Election Center as well as substitutes on “State of the Union” for Jake Tapper.

  • Ethnicity: Jewish
  • Nationality: American

Dana’s Parents and Family Life

Dana was born in New York City, New York, USA to Reform Jewish parents.

Her father Stu Schwarts served as producer as well as the senior broadcast producer for “Good Morning America” on ABC News.

Likewise, her mother Frances Weinman Schwartz was an author and teacher for Jewish studies.

  • Parents: Stu Schwarts and Frances Weinman Schwartz
  • Husband: Jeremy Bash (1998-2007), John King (2008-2012)
  • Children: Jonah Frank King

Growing up in Montvale, New Jersey, she enrolled at Pascack Hills High School. Attending George Washington University, she graduated with a degree in political communication with cum laude.

During her college, she also worked as an intern at CBS, CNN, and NBC.

Dana Bash Height, 5’6” and Body Measurements: 34-24-35 Inches

Dana Bash owns body measurements of 34-24-35 inches and the height of 5 feet 6 inches.

She has alluringly awesome and praiseworthy body figure.

Moreover, she has rocking fashion sense that more than enough to flatten her viewers on-screen.

Dana has slim long legs yet very toned; she weighs 59 Kg.

Being blessed with great natural breasts, she wears the bra size of 34C and her dress size is 6 US.

The blonde hot correspondent of CNN is complimented with diamond-like blue eyes.

Plastic Surgery and Makeup

Talking about plastic surgery, Dana Bash is about to get on her 50s and as a broadcast journalist, she went for face lifting surgery to look fit on-screen. 

Generally, Dana appears in chic style with flawless makeup and hairdo; not exaggerating much. She is also a passionate reader and a food lover.

Dana favorite part of the day is spending time with her lovely son. She often goes a or family vacation with her parents and son.

Moreover, she also seems hanging out with her close friends.

Professional Career: CNN

Dana was aspired to become a thriving journalist since her childhood. She already started her internship including at CNN before completing her studies hence the network hired her right after completion of her bachelor studies.

Graduating from George Washington University, she was hired by CNN as a producer of “Late Edition”, “Inside Politics” and “Evans & Novak”.

Following, she became a producer of Capitol Hill as well as performed the editorial duty and reported significant issues on Capitol Hill.

Career Timeline:

  • 1993: Joined CNN based in Washington as a producer
  • 2000: Covered the presidential primaries, expansively traveling with presidential candidates
  • 2004: Became instrumental in the presidential campaign
  • 2012: Covered STOCK Act loophole
  • 2014: Performed major role in coverage of midterm Election Night of USA for CNN
  • 2015: Promoted to the chief political correspondent of CNN

Currently, Dana Bash is serving the responsibility of chief political correspondent, covering the US House of Representatives as well as the US Senate.

Previously, she reported Republican field of presidential candidates in 2016. Bash is also a regular moderator for political town hall specials of CNN.

Dana Bash was honored with Everett McKinley Dirksen for Distinguished Reporting of Congress Award for breaking the story of the secret intercepts of Al Qaeda translation of government in September 2001.

She is also a member of network’s coverage of various issues that won Emmy and Peabody awards. Her name was listed on “Women in Washington Power List” in 2014 by Elle magazine.