Who is Jo Ling Kent? Know in Detail about her Salary, Career and Awards

The 33-years old Jo Ling Kent is a well-known television news personality currently associated with NBC network. Coming from a Chinese-American family, Jo Ling has gained popularity in the news industry in short span of time within a decade.


As she is a regular anchor for NBC, many are willing to know all about her lifestyle. So, stay tuned and keep scrolling to know about her net worth, salary, earnings, and more.

Jo Ling Kent's Net worth

Having worked for two of the top news companies, she is believed to have made a huge fortune in the very short time.

Thought Kent has not revealed her net worth till now we believe that her net worth is some where around $15 million from her successful broadcasting career at NBC. No wonder, she has a huge earning over $500 thousands per year given her association with some biggest news companies.

CAPTION: Jo Ling Kent SOURCE: Twitter

NBC is known to keep it's employees happy, as NBC correspondent Jo Ling's earning is 135% over average American's earning, which is quite impressive on its own.

CAPTION: Jo Ling Kent SOURCE: Twitter

With her pretty face an simmering confidence, Ling could have made more through brand endorsement and advertisements but as per the agreement she has with the network, Jo cannot venture into other territories.

Jo Ling Kent's career and Awards

Jo Ling attended Rice University and completed her undergraduate degree in the history and policy studies. After graduating from Rice, she attended Parking University where she has earned a master's degree in science in international affairs.

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She also attended the London School of Economics and the Political Science. Afterward, she went to China as a Fulbright Fellow specializing in the effects of the legal aid on the underprivileged women and victims of the domestic abuse.

CAPTION: Jo Ling Kent SOURCE: Twitter

Along with the fabulous wealth, Kent has also won awards for her contributions to the journalism. In 2012, Kent was one of the members of the reporting team that was given Peabody Award, for coverage of the Newtown school shooting incident.