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Janai Norman

Janai Norman

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Full Name: Janai Norman
Gender: Female
Profession: Journalist
Country: America
Net Worth$1 million
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack
Birth PlaceDurban
StatusMarried
NationalityAmerican
EthnicityAfro-American
EducationUniversity of Missouri
KidsBlake
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American journalist came into limelight after working as a correspondent for ABC News. She has worked as a news anchor, reporter, and correspondent. She is working as the co-host of “World News Now” and “America This Morning”. Currently, she is working on ABC News since October 2016.

In Durban, South Africa, Janai Norman was born to her parents. Janai holds an American nationality and belongs to an African-American ethnical background.

Janai Norman's childhood picture
Caption: Janai Norman’s childhood picture (Photo: Instagram)

She attended the University of Missouri located in Columbia, Missouri. In the year 2001, she completed her studied in Psychology and Mass Communication and graduated from there. During her college days, her passion for journalism developed.

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Janai Norman has curly black hair and black eyes.

Who is Janai Norman Spouse?

Janai Norman is happily married to her spouse. Reportedly the couple started dating in early 2015. The couple has dated for two years before getting engaged. Janai got engaged with her spouse on 5th April 2017 on a holiday trip to Barcelona. Her husband name is missing.

 

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Similarly, Janai exchanged the wedding vows with her mysterious husband in May 2018. The couple’s wedding ceremony was in Bougainville, Barbados in the presence of close friends and family members. Also, she took maternity leave and traveled to Umhlanga Rocks in South Africa where she took many maternity pictures.

In December 2017, Janai welcomed a child a son Blake. She gave birth to her son without any pain meds, in the comfort of her own home. Hanai and her unknown spouse have been sharing a blissful married life since their marriage.

Janai Norman with her husband in their wedding dress
Caption: Janai Norman with her husband in their wedding dress (Photo: Instagram)

Janai with her husband and son resides in New York currently.

What is the Net Worth and Salary of Janai Norman?

American journalist, Janai Norman has an estimated net worth of around $1 million in 2020. She has collected a good amount of money from her professional career. ABC reporter also earns a decent amount of salary from their work respectively.

Janai Norman sitting inside the car with her co-host
Caption: Janai Norman sitting inside the car with her co-host (Photo: Instagram)

According to reliable sources, the correspondent for the network receives between $84.1 thousand to $131 thousand a year. But she is an experienced journalist, so Janai might receive more than the average salary for her work. Also, she receives a decent amount of worth from brand promotion.

She has brought a house in New York City and the average price of a house in NYC is more than $760 thousand. So it is unclear how much she has paid for the house. She is living a luxurious life form her earning.

Why Janai Norman wears Wigs during Her Pregnancy?

Janai Norman wears wigs during her pregnancy because at work to protect her natural curls. Similarly, she began to campaign and courage to wear natural hair on television have inspired many women during her pregnancy period. The journalist also shared her journey of wearing her natural hair on TV with a hashtag #freethecurls.

Janai Norman's picture during her pregnancy period
Caption: Janai Norman’s picture during her pregnancy period (Photo: Instagram)

When Janai was pregnant, she used to wear wigs at work to protect her natural curls and helps to inspire women. Also, Janai talked with the founders of CurlFest about her natural hair 7 how to protect them from any damage. Presently, she anchors the TV show with her natural hair but during her pregnancy period, she used wigs.

Career

Janai Norman began her internship at ABC. After her internship, she landed her first job in the media as an anchor and reporter for ABC 17 in August 2011. In the ABC network, she witnessed some renowned reporters and news anchor’s work ethics and professionalism.

Janai Norman reporting for ABC network
Caption: Janai Norman reporting for ABC network (Photo: Instagram)

After that, she left the job in ABC 17 and started working for the Orlando based WFTV-Channel 9 as a journalist.  Finally, she joined ABC News as a correspondent after having wide experience working with some well-known networks in October 2016.

In the year 2018, she was promoted as a co-anchor on its World News Now and America This Morning news program. Jana co-host some program with Diane Macedo, Reena Ninan, and more. She is working as a correspondent for ABC News as of now.

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