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    Emmy-Award nominee Marion Brooks makes a staggering net worth from her journalism career. Brooks started working in the field of journalism since the 90s and still continuing to thrive. From her TV program, Brooks earns an astounding income helping her to live a comfortable lifestyle.

    From her involvement in the journalism field, the journalist became the recipient of several awards. Not just that, she is also involved in the philanthropist work along with her good friend John Rogers Jr. Are you wondering how much is her net worth and what is her income? Then, your wait ends here as we explore more into her wealth.

    Marion Brooks Net Worth Details

    The 56-years-old earned a staggering net worth of more than $2 million from her work. There is no exact amount disclosing her wealth but according to various online sources, it is more than a million dollars.

    Marion Brooks (right) with her co-host hosting a show in NBC 5

    She started her work somewhere in the 90s and has worked with some popular news network in her lifetime. Currently, Brooks is associated with NBC news network where she earns a handsome salary. As per Glassdoor, a news anchor for NBC makes a package of $61,653 annually.


    The 56-years-old journalist is working in this field for more than 20-years and because of that experience, she might be earning more than the average salary. Her average income should be over than $100,000 annually.

    Her Career Details…

    Before starting on Television, Marion started out as a radio broadcaster for WGST. She worked at Atlanta Station and gradually made her move upwards. After some years of experience, the 56-years-old tried her hands in a TV network.

    She started her work on Television with Mississippi Delta. In addition to that, she earned fame and name with various news network like WJKS-TV, KTVI-TV, WSB-TV, and finally, she moved to Chicago.  The Journalist is currently working at NBC 5 alongside the likes of Allison Rosati, Carol Marin, Ron Magers, Mark Suppelsa, and many more.

    Marion Brooks Family, Lifestyle, House, and Assets

    The journalist tied the knot with Ruye Hawkins in 2005. She started a family with him and now the couple is living in Chicago with their two daughters. On the current market price, the median cost of a house in Chicago is at $223,000. Brooks house might also cost a similar price as the median house price.

    With more than $2 million as net worth, the couple is living a comfortable lifestyle. Brooks falls in the tax bracket of around 28.7% because of her annual salary is more than $100,000. She is still running the show on NBC 5 which allows her to add more assets to her name.

    Marion Brooks (left) enjoying her day with her friend Beth Goldberg Heller (right)

    Whenever Brooks is not working, she and her lawyer husband along with the daughters like to visit new places. In 2006, a report about her affair with former Mayor of Atlanta Bill Campbell got leaked. She was in a relationship with Bill for four years before tying the knot with Ruye. This created some rift in the relationship of the couple but it looks like that was just rumors.

    Marion is a family woman and keeps them at the top of her priority list. For further updates, keep reading hookinmouth.com.