How much is Tom Gjelten's net worth? How much does he earn in a year?

June 11, 2017
First published on:June 11, 2017
by HitBerry

Tom Gjelten; a correspondent of National Public Radio (NPR) News. He joined the NPR in 1983 and acceded to the organization as a labor and education reporter. He mostly covered the diplomatic and national security issues based at the NPR's headquarters in Washington D.C.

Gjelten is the third husband of ABC News Chief Global Affair’s correspondent Martha Raddatz. Here, we will be focusing more on his professional life than his personal life. We will be dealing with his net worth, sources of income and more.

Tom Gjelten's Career

Gjelten is an award-winning National Public Radio correspondent and author. He was a member of the NPR team who won a Peabody Award in 2004 for their incredible Iraq War Coverage. Just after a decade of the war, he reported on what was accomplished- or not accomplished.

He was the NPT's chief Pentagon reporter during the beginning the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. As per indicated by his NPR's bio, when Pentagon was attacked on September 11, 2001, he was there.

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According to Gjelten's LinkedIn account, he started his career with NPR since January 1983. After three years, he covered wars in Central American and Yugoslavia and even included the transition from the communism to democracy in the former Soviet Union and Eastern Europe.

Gjelten won an Overseas Press Club Award for his "From Marx to Markets" series in 1992. The series is all about the transition to the market economics in Eastern Europe. At the moment, he works at the NPR as a religion correspondent.

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How much is Tom Gjelten's net worth?

Tom Gjelten started his professional career long back in the 1980s. He has been working at the NPR for over three decades and continuing his career in it. People claim that he has a huge net worth and is a wealthy journalist.

You know, Gjelten is too secretive regarding his personal life. He did not reveal anything regarding his net worth and salary too. As he started his career long ago, there is no doubt that he has thick net worth as well as salary.

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Tom Gjelten's Books

Besides Gjelten's journalism career, he is also a writer. He wrote four books throughout his entire career; A City and Its Newspaper Under Seige in 1995, Professionalism in War Reporting: A Correspondent's View in 1998, Bacardi and the Long Fight for Cuba: The Biography of a Cause in 2008, and A Nation of Nations: A Great American Immigration Story in 2015.

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He also helped to the 1999 book named "Crimes of War: What the Public Should Know." His book "Bacardi and the Long Fight for Cuba" is regarded to be his best book which is about the Bacardi who created a rum distillery and the world-famous brand.