Tony Dokoupil Bio, Age, Height, Parents, Wife, Salary and Net Worth

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Tony Dokoupil Biography

This is what you need to know about Tony Dokoupil, an American broadcast journalist, and the CBS This Morning co-anchor. Tony is also a familiar face on CBS News and MSNBC working then as a news correspondent.

Tony Dokoupil Age

Tony Dokoupil was born on December 24, 1980, in Connecticut, U.S. He is 40 years as of 2020.

Tony Dokoupil Height and Weight

Dokoupil stands at a height of 173 cm (In feet and inches – 5′ 8″) and has a bodyweight of  70 Kg (In pounds – 154 lbs).

Tony Dokoupil Parents

Tony was born to his mother Ann, a teacher, while his father Anthony, was a marijuana dealer.

Tony Dokoupil Wife

Tony is happily married to his wife Katy Tur since 2017. His wife Katharine is an American author and broadcast journalist working as a correspondent for NBC News.

Tony Dokoupil Children

Tony has three children one with his current wife Tur named Teddy. Tony Dokoupil has two more children – a girl and a boy – from a previous relationship.

Tony Dokoupil First Wife

Not much is known about Tony’s first wife but as per to Daily Hawker, she worked in Human Rights and currently lives in Tel Aviv, Israel, with their two children.

Tony Dokoupil Salary

Dokoupil receives an annual average salary of $62,000. This is as per the annual average salary of an anchor at CBS.

Tony Dokoupil Net Worth

Dokoupil has an estimated net worth of $1 million U.S dollars. Tony is also the author of a book called The Last Pirate: A Father, His Son, and Marijuana’s Golden Age.

Tony Dokoupil Education

Dokoupil went to Severna Park High School. After his high school education, he joined George Washington University to study business, graduating first in his class, and pursued media studies at Columbia University.

Tony Dokoupil Career

Dokoupil was a senior writer at Newsweek magazine and the website The Daily Beast from 2007 to 2013. In September 2013, Tony joined NBC News as a senior writer. He released a memoir titled The Last Pirate: A Father, His Son, and the Golden Age of Marijuana on April 1, 2014. He later joined MSNBC as a reporter.

After parting ways with NBC News and MSNBC, Dokoupil joined CBS News in August 2016 as a New York-based correspondent. On May 6, 2019, Tony was named the new co-anchor of CBS This Morning; he made his debut on the program on May 20 2019.