Jim Axelrod

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Jim Axelrod is an American media personality. Jim Axelrod is a journalist and a news personality who is currently working as a Senior National Correspondent and reporter for CBS News. Similarly, he is also the reporter for ‘CBS Mornings’, ‘CBS Evening News’. ‘CBS Sunday Morning’, and other CBS News broadcasts.

Early Childhood

Jim Axelrod was born on 25th January 1963 and became 59 years old in the year 2022. Being born in late January, his zodiac sign is Aquarius. Likewise, Jim was born in New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States of America, and holds American citizenship.

Similarly, talking about his ethnic group and religion, he belongs to the Caucasian ethnic group and follows Christianity. Likewise, about his family member, there is no information given about his family members shared in media. Similarly, there is no information about his siblings and parents available in the media.

Furthermore, talking about his educational background, Jim went to Highland Park High School. Followed by this, he received a B.A. degree from Cornell University in History on the year 1985. Similarly, he did MA from Brown University majoring in History in the year 1989.

Professional Life

Regarding his professional life, Jim is a journalist by profession. Likewise, he began his career in journalism at WWII-TV in Bangor, ME in the year 1989. Moreover, before officially starting his career as a journalist in CBS, he began his career with a general assignment as a political reporter. Likewise, he became a political reporter at WRAL-TV in Raleigh, North Carolina.

Furthermore, he has also worked at WSTM-TV in Raleigh, North Carolina. Moreover, this talented personality is also an author. He is an author of ‘In the Long Run: A Father, A Son, and Unintentional Happiness Lessons’ which was published on the year 2011.

Jim Axelrod

Caption: Jim in an interview about his book ‘In the Long Run’. Source: CBS News

Net worth

Talking about his net worth and earnings, Jim is a news correspondent by profession. Likewise, he receives an average annual salary of around $120,000. Similarly, from his earning, we can estimate his net worth to be around $2 million. Despite his popularity and fame, he has not received any brand endorsement deals as of now. However, it is possible that in near future, he might start to endorse brands.

Jim Axelrod

Caption: Jim reporting for WRAL-TV. Source: CBC History

Relationship status

Regarding his relationship status, Jim is straight and in a marital relationship. He tied the knot with Christina Axelrod and the two had a private wedding ceremony. Similarly, this lovely couple is blessed with three wonderful kids whose names are Will Axelrod, Bobby Axelrod, and Emma Axelrod.

Jim Axelrod – Body Measurement

This news reporter stands 5 feet 10 inches (70 inches) tall. However, there is no information about his body weight and vital stats in the media. Likewise, looking at his physical appearance, he has fair skin with brown pair of eyes and light brown hair color.

Jim Axelrod – Social Media

Reflecting upon his social media presence, Jim is active on Twitter. Likewise, his Twitter account is @JimAxelrod and has over 14k followers in it since he joined in February 2011.