Dana Bash Salary: Know More About her Age, Net Worth and Husband

Dana Bash is an American chief political correspondent for CNN who has a net worth of $3.5 million. Dana Ruth Schwartz professionally known as Dana Bash is a journalist and an anchorwoman who co-hosts all election night special on the CNN Election Center as well as substitutes on “State of the Union” for Jake Tapper. 

Dana Bash Family, Husband And Kids

Dana Bash has been married and divorced twice with husband John King (m. 2008–2012), Jeremy Bash (m. 1998–2007).

She first married to Jeremy Bash, the former CIA Chief of Staff. After her first divorce, Dana Bash married fellow CNN correspondent John King in 2008. Bash gave birth to her first child as a son in June 2011 and separated from her husband in 2012.

Dana was born in New York City, New York, USA to father Stu Schwarts who served as the senior broadcast producer as well as a producer well for “Good Morning America” on ABC News.

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

Quick Info:

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

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

Not only that, she has also worked as an intern at CBS, CNN, and NBC.




Dana Bash Age, Height and Body Measurements

Dana, standing at the height of 5 feet 6 inches, has a well-maintained weight of 59 kg. Bash’s body measurements are nearly perfect. She has an hourglass-shaped figure and looks slim in appearance. 

She is a charming personality and looks well coordinated in front of the camera. Despite her age, she still manages to look smart and sexy. No wonder, the adorable woman has lots of fan-followers.

Talking about plastic surgery, Dana Bash is said to have undergone the knife and went for face lifting surgery to look fit on-screen.

Quick Info:

  • Height: 5 Feet 6 Inches (167 cm)
  • Weight: 59 KG (126 lbs.)
  • Body Measurements: 34-24-35 Inches
  • Plastic Surgery: Face-Lift

Dana Bash Professional Career: CNN

Dana Bash serves CNN at the network’s chief political correspondent and a lead reporter covering the U.S. Senate and the House of Representatives.

Based in Washington, D.C., Dana is a member of network’s coverage of various issues that have won Emmy and Peabody awards. 

Career Timeline:

  • 1993: She joined CNN as a producer
  • 2000: She covered the presidential primaries, precisely traveling with the Presidential candidates
  • 2002: She earned Everett McKinley Dirksen for Distinguished Reporting of Congress Award 
  • 2012: She covered the STOCK Act loophole
  • 2016: She was the primary reporter covering the Republican field

She was aspired to become a journalist from her early childhood and started following her father’s footstep. To make her dream come true, she graduated with a degree in political communication with cum laude.

During her college, she started her internship at CNN and was hired by the network shortly. As a George Washington University graduate, she was one heck of a talented lady.

Keeping her farsightedness and aptitude into consideration she was hired by CNN as a producer of “Late Edition”, “Inside Politics” and “Evans & Novak”.

Following her success, she became a producer of Capitol Hill as well as executed the editorial duty and reported momentous issues on Capitol Hill.

In 2002, Dana Bash earned 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.

For now, Dana Bash serves CNN at the network’s chief political correspondent and a lead reporter covering the U.S. Senate and the House of Representatives.

Dana Bash Net Worth and Salary

How much is Dana Bash annual salary? Dana Bash is a journalist whose salary is under the wraps. As a chief political correspondent of CNN, she is surely paid heavy salary to compliment her work. However, her net worth is $2 million.

Dana has tapped on cloud nine as one of the most prominent journalists over the globe. She has accumulated a huge amount of fortune from her working tenure being associated with a number of reputed media though in a remarkable position.

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

Quick Info:

  • Salary: N/A
  • Net Worth: $2 Million