Anderson cooper net worth

The CNN personality was born into money thanks to his wealthy socialite parents but he himself is very sucessful.

Anderson cooper an American broadcast journalist and political commentator and is well known as the primary anchor of the CNN news broadcast show Anderson Cooper 360°.

Cooper’s mother Gloria Vanderbilt died in June 2019 at 95 years old and she reportedly left him $1.5 million.

Cooper came out as gay in 2012, becoming "the most prominent openly gay journalist on American television" at the time.

In 2016, Cooper became the first openly LGBT person to moderate a presidential debate, and he has received several awards from the LGBT rights organization GLAAD.

In 2021, Cooper and co-author Katherine Howe published Vanderbilt: The Rise and Fall of an American Dynasty, a history of his own Vanderbilt family.

Cooper has an estimated net worth of $50 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth.

Cooper is one of the highest-paid news anchors and broadcast reporters in the United States and get $12 million per year for his work with CNN.

Cooper is father to 2 kids via surrogate his first son is Wyatt Morgan Cooper and second son is Sebastian Luke Maisani-Cooper.