Quick Facts of Melissa Lee
|Date of Birth
|1974 /11 /04
|Great Neck, New York, U.S.
|5 feet 8 inches
|Harvard University, 1995, Government, B.A.
|Instagram, Facebook and Twitter
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The News Anchor for CNBC, Melissa Lee is a prominent journalist who is widely known for occasionally hosting Closing Bell. Moreover, Lee has also hosted Options Action and is now hosting CNBC’s daily Currency Trading show Fast Money and Money in Motion at 5.
With a long term journalism profession, Melissa has introduced herself as an aspiring person to numerous journalist. Besides, her blissful career, she holds the identity of an independent woman. Well, Lee’s marital status is single till the date. If you want to know her net worth, salary, bio, wiki, and personal life, then read the article till the end.
Who is Melissa Lee? Her Bio & Wiki
Melissa Lee was born on November 4, 1974, in Great Neck, New York, United States. Lee holds an American-Chinese nationality and belongs to Asian ethnicity. Melissa’s grandfather immigrated from rural China to Buffalo, New York in the United States.
With the completion of her high school graduation, Lee attended Harvard College with a major in Government. She earned a Bachelor of Arts with honor from Harvard College in 1995.
Melissa Lee’s Career (CNBC)
Melissa Lee grew up idolizing news anchor Kaity Tong from New York, who inspired her to become a reporter. Similarly, Lee began her professional career as a reporter for her newspaper in her home town, the Great Neck Record. She was a consultant at Mercer Management Consulting which focus the cases on banking and credit card sectors.
— CNBC’s Fast Money (@CNBCFastMoney) December 19, 2018
Moreover, her career in television began with Bloomberg Television and CNN Financial New. Later, in 2004, she joined CNBC. Now she works as an anchor for news and as a reporter. She is hosting Closing Bell as a substitute for Maria Bartiromo when she has been unavailable since 2009. She hosted Options Actions and is currently hosting the daily CNBC 5 pm ET show “Fast Money” and Money in Motion: Currency Trading.
How much is Melissa Lee’s Salary and Net Worth?
As a journalist, Melissa has earned a pretty good amount of money. As of 2019, Carol Costello has an estimated net worth of $5 Million. Likewise, Lee might have an annual salary of $1 Million. Throughout the long term journalism career, she has amassed a large amount of money. After being hired to work for Bloomberg Television and CNN Financial News, she shifted her focus to broadcasting work.
Besides, Melissa lives a rich and lavish lifestyle throughout her earnings. Apart, Melissa is listed among the well-paid journalist so for sure she lives in a million dollars mansion with her family.
Melissa Lee’s Personal Life (Married, Husband)
The Chinese-American journalist, Melissa has a magnificent balance in both personal as well as professional life. Despite setting a good example, Melissa is living a very-low key life. In fact, Lee shares only limited details about her life. She has successfully managed to keep her relationship and affairs far from the media.
Similarly, there are no details about Lee’s past relationship either. Although she hasn’t shared any information, she might be a married woman or still single. She has posted several pictures with her friends but she hasn’t yet declared about dating somebody. After living a private life, many people questioned about her sexuality that she is gay/lesbian but this fact is not yet cleared.
Melissa Lee’s Age, Body Measurements (Height & Weight)
Talking about Melissa Lee’s age, she is 44 years old as of 2019. Likewise, her height is 5 feet 7 inch and she weighs 58 kg. Her body measurement including breast size, waist size, and hips size are not available at the moment.