#4 – Meredith Vieira ($40 Million)
Meredith Louise Vieira is an American journalist, game show, and talk show host. She is well-known for serving as the original moderator of the show The View from ABC. She also co-hosted the NBC News morning program from 2006 to 2011. Aside from working as a talk show host, she also works as a game show host Who Wants To Be A Millionaire. She is also a contributor to the Rock Center With Brian Williams and Dateline NBC. In 2014, she debuted on her new program called The Meredith Vieira Show.
#3 – Katie Couric ($55 Million)
Katie Couric is one of the most influential names and faces in the broadcasting world. She is currently Yahoo’s Global news anchor. She also worked for NBC News from for 17 years, CBS News for 5 years, and ABC News for 3 years. She co-hosted the Today and anchored the CBS Evening News. She is also a correspondent for the 60 Minutes. She is also an author. Her first book The Best Advice I Ever Got: Lessons From Extraordinary Lives became a New York Times bestseller. Her contributions to the world of broadcasting led her induction to the Television Hall of Fame in 2004.
#2 – Diane Sawyer ($80 Million)
Diane Sawyer is an American TV journalist and is considered at be one of the most successful and influential female news anchors. She has been working in the broadcasting industry for more than 50 years since she started in 1962. She is best known for her flagship program called ABC World News. Aside from this program, she also co-anchored ABC’s Primetime and Good Morning America. But aside from her success as a TV journalist, she also worked as a member of former White House Staff of President Richard Nixon as a writer of his speeches. In 1984, she became the first female correspondent for CNN’s 60 Minutes.