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Sharon Tay

Sharon Tay

Facts of Sharon Tay

Full Name: Sharon Tay
Birth Date: October 15, 1966
Age: 54 years
Gender: Female
Profession: American journalist, News anchor and Actress
Country: Singapore
Horoscope: Libra
Height: 5 feet 3 inches (1.60m)
Net Worth$4.5 million
Salary$900 thousand
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack
NationalitySingaporean, American
EducationBoston University
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Sharon Tay is an award-winning American journalist, news anchor as well as an occasional actress. Additionally, she has anchored two shows on the MSNBC network and at present works with KCBS-TV.

Early Life and Education of Journalist

Sharon Tay was born on the 15th of October 1966 in Singapore. As of 2019, she is 53 years old and her sun sign is Libra. At the age of seven years, she migrated to the USA with her family. Her family again shifted to the Philippines. Sharon holds dual nationality of Singaporean- American and belongs to Asian ethnicity.

She has a good command of English, Cantonese, and Spanish. She studied at a boarding school in Massachusetts, America to finish high school. Then, she graduated in Broadcast Journalism with a minor in International Relations from Boston University.

How much is Sharon Tay Net Worth and Salary?

Presently, she has a net worth of $4.5 million. Similarly, she earns a massive salary of $900 thousand annually. She has earned a very good income in both journalism and acting. Her net worth is enough for her to maintain a standard of living.

As she is still continuing her profession, her net worth will be double in her upcoming years. However, her car and house are still missing in front of the media. Undoubtedly, she is living a lavish lifestyle in her luxurious house in Los Angeles.

Is Sharon Tay Married?

As far as Sharon Tay’s marital status is concerned, she seems to be unmarried and is not dating anyone at the present. There are reliable reports that she was married to a Chinese American stockbroker who was 8 years older than her, but they soon separated.

They have no children. There have been some guys seen with her on special occasions and in her photos posted on social media.

Sharon Tay with her ex-husband
Caption: Sharon Tay with her ex-husband

But she has denied any romantic attachments with them. She has stated that she is only married to her profession. Apart from that, she likes traveling, outdoor games, and adventures. Moreover, she is committed to her work and possesses great leadership qualities and a good personality to go with it. She is an introvert and avoids any news about her private life to spill to the media world.

She supposedly had put herself below the scalpel and got plastic surgery on her nose. Besides, there have been reports also of her having taken botox injections to look younger and even went under the knife for breast augmentation. But after the cosmetic surgery, she looked even more beautiful and dashing.


Sharon started her professional career in the year 1986. She joined Boston Cable News where she worked as the writer, editor, reporter, and director. KCCN-TV hired Sharon as a general assignment reporter/ consumer investigative reporter in the year 1993.

She was recruited by Tribune Broadcasting for KTLA. There she worked as a weekend anchor. She also worked as an anchor for the early morning edition of News.

Sharon Tay
Caption: Sharon Tay, Journalist, and Actress(Photo: Twitter)

Sharon left KTLA in December 2004 and joined MSNBC. There she hosted two major shows “MSNBC at the Movies” and “MSNBC Entertainment Hot List”.  

Presently she works with KCBS-TV and does early morning and midday newscasts. Besides this, Tay is five times Emmy Award winner and a one-time Associated Press Award winner. Similarly, she also has got respect from Asian women as very few Asian women have reached the level of Sharon.

Body Measurement of Tay

Tay has a cute height of 5 feet 3 inches with an average weight. Similarly, she has black hair and black eyes. Furthermore, her body measurements are 33-24-35 inches respectively.

Sharon Tay, Journalist, and Actress
Caption: Sharon Tay, Journalist, and Actress