Russ Mitchell Biography and Wiki
Russ Mitchell is a well-known American news reporter working as a news anchor for WKYC-TV. Russ was previously working at CBS News where he served as an anchor of The Early Show on Saturday.
Russ Mitchell’s Age and Birthday
Russ was born in St. Louis, Missouri on March 25, 1960, He is 62 years old as of 2023. He celebrates his birthday on the 25th of every year, his zodiac sign is Pisces.
Russ Mitchell Height
He stands at an average height of 5 feet 11 inches with an approximate weight of 62 kg (129 Pounds).
Russ Mitchell Education
He attended high school in Webster Groves in suburban St. Louis. He graduated in 1982 with a Bachelor of Journalism degree from the University of Missouri, a public land-grant research university in Columbia, Missouri.
Russ Mitchell Family
Russ grew up in the United States of America, he has not revealed any information on his family or his parents. It’s therefore not clear if he has any siblings. Further details regarding his family background will be updated soon when disclosed.
Russ Mitchell’s Wife | Is He Married?
Russ is married to a beautiful woman called “Karina Mahtani“, He was previously married to Erica Townsend with whom he shares a daughter called Ashley.
Russ Mitchell’s Salary and Net Worth
Russ probably receives around $119,000-$124,000 as a news reporter, He also has a net worth of over $350,0000 as of 2023 from His successful career. The average salary of a news journalist in the United States ranges from around $36,000-$90,000.
Russ Mitchell WKYC-TV
While still a high school student, Mitchell worked as a part-time switchboard operator at KTVI in his hometown of St. Louis. After graduating from Missouri, Mitchell worked as a reporter for KMBC, a television station in Kansas City.
After that, Mitchell worked as a reporter for KTVI St. Louis from 1985 to 1987, an anchor for WFAA Dallas from 1983 to 1985, and a weekend anchor and reporter for KMOV St. Louis from 1987 to 1992, when he joined CBS News as co-host of Up to the Minute.
He served as a journalist for CBS’s Eye to Eye from 1993 to 1995, as well as the anchor of the Sunday Night News, the Saturday Early Show’s first co-host, and the news anchor for the weekday edition of The Early Show.