Carol Marin

Carol Marin - Updated Jan 2023

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Updated On January 5, 2023

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Carol Marin is a famous news anchor and political editor from the United States. Carol Marin has worked on different channels like CBS News, WMAQ-TV, etc. While the news anchor has also worked as a doc maker.

Early Life

Carol Marin was born on 10th October 1948, in Chicago, Illinois, United States of America. This makes her 74 years old as of 2022. There is not much information regarding the names and professions of her parents, and siblings.

While she holds an American nationality and practices Christianity. Further, she belongs to the Caucasian ethnicity. According to astrology, she has Libra as her zodiac sign.


Talking about her formal educational status, she completed her schooling at Palatine High school in her hometown. And, she also accomplished her higher studies at the University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois.

Net Worth

Carol Marin is living a comfortable life with her family. Thanks to the fame and fortune she has earned from her work as of today. Moreover, her total net worth is about $2.5 million US dollars as of 2022.


Moving on to the professional life of Carol Marin a political columnist and author. After completing her studies, she started working as a journalist at WBIR-TV in Knoxville.

During her time there she worked as a reporter, anchor, and assistant news director. Later she joined NBC owned station named WMAQ-TV. There she worked for around two decades.

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Caption: Carol Marin during the show (Source: NBC Chicago)

After working for so long years for the television station, she resigned from the job as a news anchor. And, two months later, soon she joined CBS News in 1997. There she started reporting for the CBS News program.

After working for a few years, she left the channel and work to work in an independent documentary company named Marin Corp Productions. With her new work, she started making documentaries for CNN, The New York Times, Discovery Channel, etc.

Later, she returned to WMAQ-TV and started working as a Political editor. She also started working as a contributor to Chicago Tonight on WTTW. Today she left WTTW making her final appearance on 6th November 2020.

For her amazing work, she has won many awards and recognitions. She won Peabody Awards in the year 1997, and 1998 for her documentary. Further, Marin also won awards like Gracie Award and also received Honorary Degree from Governors State University at the 47th Commencement Ceremony.

While any brands have not endorsed her. And, she does not promote any products in the market till today also.

Personal Life

Moving on to the romantic and private life of Carol Marin, she is married. She has tied the knot with Jonathan Utley in 1972. They are leading a comfortable life with a child named Joshua Anthony Utley Marin.

Apart from it, she has no affairs with any other person. While she is straight regarding gender choices. And, she does not have any kind of controversial events till today.

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Caption; Carol Marin and Jonathan Utley (Source: Journalistbio)

Carol Marin – Social Media

Carol Marin is also present in social media. She has a Facebook account under her own name. While she also has an Instagram account under the name @carolmarn1 with 88.3k followers. Moreover, her Twitter account @CarolMarin has 36.1k followers.

Carol Marin – Body Measurements

Carol Marin is very good-looking and has an amazing personality. The news reporter stands about 5 feet and 10 inches tall. While she weighs 60kg. Moreover, talking about the overall body measurement, the number ranges have not been revealed yet. The color of her eyes is brown, and she has blonde colored hair.