Janet Shamlian CBS News, Bio, Wiki, Age, Husband, Children, Salary, and Net Worth

Janet Shamlian Bio | Wiki

Janet Shamlian is an American journalist currently working for CBS News as a correspondent based in Houston, Texas. Her reporting is featured on all CBS News platforms and broadcasts including the CBS Evening News, CBS This Morning, and CBSN.

Previously, Janet worked for NBC News for one decade. In addition, she also worked for CBS station in Chicago, WBBM-TV, and the CBS affiliate in Houston called KHOU-TV. In addition, Janet also served as a weekend news anchor at KPRC-TV in Houston.

Janet Shamlian Age

Janet was born on May 14, 1962, in Oak Park, Illinois, in the United States. She is 61 years old.

Janet Shamlian Height

She is a woman of average stature. Janet stands at a height of 5 ft 6 in (Approx 1.68 m).

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Janet Shamlian Parents | Family

She was born to her parents in Oak Park, Illinois, and raised in Park Ridge, Illinois, USA. Janet belongs to Armenian and Irish descent and holds American nationality. In addition, she was a competitive figure skater during her teen years. However, Janet has not shared any information with the public in regard to her parents and siblings.

Janet Shamlian Husband

She is married to her loving and supportive husband named LeRoy Melcher III. Janet and her husband are blessed with five children. The family currently resides in Houston, Texas. However, she has not disclosed any information in regard to her husband, children, or when the pair tied the knot.

Janet Shamlian Children

She is a proud mother of five. Janet and her husband LeRoy share five children, three daughters and two sons whose identities have not been disclosed. Before joining, NBC News in the year 2005, she was a stay-at-home mother to her five children. However, Janet has not revealed much information in regards to her children.

Janet Shamlian Education

She attended the University of Missouri School of Journalism where she graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism. In addition, Janet served as the commencement speaker in the year 2016.

Janet Shamlian Armenian

She holds American nationality as she was born in Oak Park, Illinois, and is of Armenian-Irish descent. However, there is not much available information in regard to Janet being Armenian.

Janet Shamlian CBS News | CBS

She currently works as a correspondent based in Houston, Texas, for CBS News. Janet’s reporting is featured on all CBS broadcasts and platforms including CBSN, the CBS Evening News, as well as CBS This Morning. Throughout her career, she has covered numerous biggest national and international stories. Not long ago, Janet covered the mass shooting at an El Paso, Texas, Walmart for CBS News.

Prior to that, Janet was on the ground in Florida where she covered the Pulse Nightclub massacre as well as Hurricane Katrina and the tornado that destroyed Moore, Oklahoma. In addition, she was the first American journalist on the scene of the 2016 Bastille Day terror attack that happened in Nice, France. Before joining CBS News, Janet spent 10 years working for NBC News as a correspondent. During her time at NBC, she reported for MSNBC, NBC Nightly News, and also Today.

Moreover, she covered an extensive range of stories including Hurricane Katrina, the Super Bowl, and Terrorist bombings in London. Prior to that, she worked for the CBS affiliate in Chicago called WBBM-TV as a news anchor and reporter. Previously, Janet served as a reporter and anchor at KHOU-TV and KPRC-TV in Houston, Texas. Her career journey began in Grand Rapids, Michigan where she worked at a station called WOOD-TV. Janet is also a proud graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism.

Furthermore, she has obtained various awards in her journalism career including an Alfred I. DuPont-Columbia University Award, a Peabody, and various Emmy Awards.

Some of Janet’s colleagues at CBS include:

Meg Oliver – Correspondent

Jeff Berardelli – Meteorologist & Climate Specialist

Serena Altschul – Contributing Correspondent

Errol Barnett – Transportation Correspondent

Shawna Thomas – Executive Producer

Janet Shamlian Salary

She earns quite a good amount from working at CBS News as a correspondent based in Houston, Texas. Janet’s average salary is $121,828 annually.

Janet Shamlian Net Worth

She has been working in the media industry for quite some time and has managed to garner a decent fortune. Janet’s estimated net worth is $1.3 million.

Who Is Janet Shamlian

She is an American journalist currently serving as a correspondent based in Houston, Texas at CBS News.

Why Did Janet Shamlian Leave NBC

Currently, there is no available information as to why Janet left NBC News for CBS News. However, we will keep you posted as soon as we have clear and valid information regarding the matter.

What Happened To Janet Shamlian

She left NBC News where she served as a correspondent and joined CBS News where she has been working as a correspondent based in Houston, Texas.

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