Scott Wapner Biography
Scott Wapner is an American award-winning journalist serving as a reporter and anchor for CNBC. He hosts the Fast Money Halftime Report on CNBC which airs on weekends from 12 pm- 1 pm. Wapner is also the author of “When the Wolves Bite,” a book that documents the battle between billionaire investors Bill Ackman and Carl Icahn over Herbalife.
Before joining CNBC, Scott worked as a Business Reporter at KDFW-TV in Dallas, Texas. He also worked as a reporter for Associated Press Television News, based in New York.
Scott Wapner Age
How old is Scott? Wapner is 53 years old as of 2022. He was born on February 13, 1969, in Laurel, Maryland, the United States of America. In addition, Scott celebrates his birthday on February 13th every year.
Scott Wapner Wife
Is Scott married? Wapner is a married man. However, he has managed to keep his personal life private hence has not disclosed details about his wife no when they married. The couple is blessed with a son.
Scott Wapner Family
Scott was born to his parents in Lauren, Maryland, the United States. However, he has not disclosed any information regarding his parents and siblings. We promise to update this section once the information is available to us.
Scott Wapner’s Height
Wapner appears tall in his photos, having a tall body stature. He stands at a height of 6 feet 2 inches (approximately 1.87 m)tall.
Why do they Call Scott Wapner the judge?
Scott is often called the judge because there was a popular television court show called The People’s Court where the judge was called Judge Wapner (Joseph Albert Wapner). Joseph died on February 26, 2017, in Los Angeles following respiratory failure. The two are not related.
Scott Wapner Education
Wapner graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in history from the University of South Florida.
Scott is a CNBC reporter and anchor, also hosting the “Fast Money Halftime,” which airs weekdays from 12 pm to 1 pm ET. In addition, Wapner has reported from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Marketsite, covering the real-time action of the global markets.
During the 2010 “flash cash”, Scott also reported from the New York Stock Exchange. Moreover, he reported on few documentaries for the network including “Hotel: Behind Closed Doors at Marriott,” “Ultimate Fighting: From Blood Sport to Big Time,” which earned him an Emmy nomination, and “One Nation, Overweight.”
In 2011, Scott received an award from the Society of American Business Editors and Writers as well as a Sigma Delta Chi Award from the Society of Professional Journalists for his program “One Nation, Overweight.”
Scott Wapner Net Worth
Wapner has an estimated net worth of $6 million which he has earned through his career as a journalist, anchor, and reporter.
Scott Wapner Salary
Scott receives an average annual salary of $740,000. However, these figures do vary according to the seniority of the employee.