Sharon Tay is an American journalist, reporter, and also an actress. Currently, she works with KCBS-TV network, previously, she had hosted two programs on the network, MSNBC where Tamron Hall is a newscaster.
Moreover, she is an award-winner journalist who achieved for hard-work and dedication. Additionally, she is also trilingual in English, Cantonese, and Spanish. She has appeared as Newscaster in the movies like Independence Day and Fast Five.
Sharon Tay: Bio, Family, Education
The journalist was born on 15 October 19 in Singapore and has Asian ethnicity by birth. Moreover, she has not revealed any information on parents or having siblings. But she has revealed that her family had moved to the US while she was just seven years old. They had spent many years in Connecticut before relocating to the Philippines.
She had completed her high school education at a boarding school in Massachusetts but before that, she attended her sophomore year at International School. After graduation, she went on to join Boston University from where she completed her bachelor degree (B.SC) in Broadcast Journalism. Also, she did a minored in International Relations.
Sharon Tay: Career & Life Achievements
Tay began her journalism career in Boston as an anchored, writer, and producer of a weekend news show for a local cable station. In 1993, she worked with KCCN-TV (now KION) as a general assignment reporter as well as consumer investigative reporter. For the same post, Tribune Broadcasting hired Tay for its KTLA-5 Los Angeles. Further, she also became a weekend reporter and then anchor for the early morning edition of the news.
In 2004, she left the network and joined MSNBC network to get further opportunities. Tay became the stints anchor for the ‘MSNBC at the movies’ and also ‘MSNBC Entertainment Hot List’. But again in 2013, she joined KCBS-TV and began to anchored morning newscast from 4:30 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. Also, she hosted the midday news at 11:00 to 11:30 a.m. However, she again left to join KCAL network in 2018 and appeared in the slot of 4 pm and 9 pm. Currently, she is also working for CBS 2 as well as KCAL which is the prime newscast in the Los Angeles.
Sharon Tay: Personal Life & Boyfriend
Sharon is one of the secretive personalities who are not completely open about their personal life as well as their love affairs. According to some sources, she reportedly said to be married to an 8-year senior guy. He was a Chinese American stockbroker but their relationship didn’t last long and ended soon after their marriage.
But from her side, Tay denied accepting the claims that were made on her marriage. She further said that she is married to her professional and not attached to anybody yet. However, the journalist has been spotted with some guys in her social account captioning ‘my love’ or ‘ Holiday night out with my boyz’. But she has refused to link romantically with those guys.
Moreover, many people speculated her to go under the knife and had her nose job done. However, there is no concrete information on it.
Sharon Tay: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
Tay has earned a significant amount from her journalism career. Her net worth has an estimation of around $1.5 million. Further, she makes a salary of $ 300 thousand per year from her current network. She has also credited a number of awards and accolades in her In addition, the average journalist/anchor makes an income ranging from $25.8K to 129k per year.
The journalist also interacts with her fans over different social media platforms besides the news network. She has the Instagram account @sharontay888 with 16k followers. On Twitter, she has the account @SharonTay88 having 19.4k followers. But she does not seem using an account on Facebook.
Sharon Tay: Body Measurements
The beautiful newscaster has stunning looks and figures that has a measurement of 32-24-35 inches. Her perfect body stands to an average height of 5 feet 3 inches or 1.60 meters. She has black hair as well as eye color.