Nikki Battiste Biography and Wikipedia
Nikki Battiste is an American Emmy award-winning Journalist currently serving as a correspondent anchor and reporter for CBS News in New York City. Before CBS, she worked as a morning and evening news anchor for ABC’s Good Morning American, Nightline 20/20 and World News Tonight. Nikki also served as a Co-anchor on NBC Saturday Night Live and Today Newscasts.
Nikki Battiste Education
After her high school education, Nicki received a Bachelor’s degree in Politics, Philosophy and Economics from the University of Pennsylvania in Newport, Pennsylvania. READ: Jessica Moore
Nikki Battiste Age and Birthday
How old is Nikki? Nikki is 44 years old as of 2024. She was born on January 10, 1980, in New Port, Pennsylvania, United States of America. Her birthday is always celebrated on January 10th of every year.
Nikki Battiste Nationality and Ethnicity
Battiste holds American nationality and citizenship by birth. She was born and raised in New Port, Pennsylvania, United States. She is of White ethnicity.
Nikki Battiste Height and Measurements
How tall is Nikki? Battiste stands at an average height of 5 feet 5 inches. She also maintains an average body weight of around 56 kilograms. However, information regarding her other body measurements is still under review. READ: Kevin Rincon
Nikki Battiste Husband
Is Nikki Married? Battiste is happily married to her husband Dean Simpson. She has described Dean as her best friend and better half since they met back in 2012 in New York City. Nikki and her husband tied the knot in a private wedding ceremony held in 2016. Together the couple is blessed with one son named Beau Nicholas. He was born in May 2020. The Family now resides in New York City.
Nikki Battiste Salary
Battiste working as a correspondent anchor for CBS News earns an annual salary ranging from $95,000 to $150,000.
Nikki Battiste CBS News
Battiste currently serves as a correspondent reporter for CBS News based in New York City. Since she joined CBS in 2017, Nikki has been appearing on all CBS News Broadcast platforms like CBS This Morning, CBSN, CBS News 24/7 and other CBS streaming services. Prior to her work at the station, Nikki served as a producer, anchor and reporter for ABC News. READ: Ye
She appeared on Good Morning America and other ABC newscasts. During her tenure at ABC, Nikki has reported extensively on various political and non-political stories across the United States. They include the Amanda Knox case from Perugia, Italy and the fully equipped search and rescue of a Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
She even covered the Newtown and Virginia Tech School shootings and the tragic Beradino attack. She also gave a comprehensive report about radicalization in the United States and the Italian Murder Case. Before ABC News, Nicki worked at NBC News as an intern associate producer before she was promoted to on-air reporter. Throughout her career, she has received several Emmy awards, the Edward R. Murrow award and the CINE Golden Eagle award.
Nikki Battiste Net Worth
Nikki is an American journalist and correspondent with an estimated net worth of around $1 million.
Nikki Battiste Nominations
- News and Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Live Coverage of a Current News Story – Long Form (2013)
- News & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in a Newscast (2013)
- Feature Story in a News Magazine (2018)
- News & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in a News Magazine (2010)
- News & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Interview (2014)