Matt Lauer

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Matt Lauer Bio, Wikis, Net Worth


The recent uproar in the Journalism sector is not just for gossip and news, but also is for Matt Lauer’s case. Lauer was ousted from NBC’s morning show Today in 2017 over allegations of inappropriate sexual behavior in the workplace. 

He has been keeping a low profile since losing his anchor position. Now let’s know more about him including wiki and facts in this bio!

REAL NAME Matthew Todd Lauer
BIRTHDAY December 30, 1957
BIRTHPLACE New York, United States
MARRIED/WIFE Annette Roque (m. 1998–2019), Nancy Alspaugh (m. 1981–1988)
NET WORTH $80 million
PARENTS Robert Lauer, Marilyn Lauer
Girlfriend Shamin Abas

Matt Lauer, formally Matthew Todd Lauer is the ex-host of NBC’s Today, known as being an American journalist and TV sensation. Born on the 30th of December, 1957, his hometown in NYC. His ethnicity is mixed having English, Scottish, Dutch, German and Ashkenazi Jewish. He owns American nationality and has a mixed accent. He was born to Jay Rober Layer and Marilyn Kolmer.

Net Worth, Salary, and Income

The 63 years old Matt started earning in 1997 when he first joined NBC and began hosting the Today show. For someone who is in the field for two decades or more, his net value is not surprising enough. But, his annual salary might take your sense away.

Matt Lauer Net Worth, Salary, Income
Matt Lauer has quietly deactivated ALL his social media accounts.

Although not revealed fully, Lauer’s contract with NBC this year, 2017 was made on around $18 million. And the salary contract for 2018 was fixed at $20 million. He ranks in the top three in the list of highest-paid TV hosts following Ellen DeGeneres and Judy Sheindlin.

This also ranked him before Bill O’Reilly, ex-Fox News anchor who too fell for misconduct and was fired. Sadly, he won’t be able to get his hands on this cash, as he has been fired.

As of 2022, Matt Lauer’s net worth is estimated at $80 million.

Dating, Married, Wife

Matthew married twice in his life. Before marrying his current spouse, he was in a love relationship with Nancy Alspaugh which later turned into a married relationship. Nancy was an American movie producer who started hooking up with Matt in 1980 (as per source.) But after some years, they started feeling awkward living together and decided to split. The duo parted ways in 1988.

Matt Lauer and his wife Annette Roque
Matt Lauer and his ex-wife Annette Roque. 

Then, Lauer married for the second time with Annette Roque. The pair had an encounter in 1998 and began being attracted to each other. In the same year, October, both agreed to be two sides of a coin and hitched. From this marriage, they together have three children. His children are Romy Lauer (daughter), Jack Matthew (eldest son), and Thijs Lauer (youngest son.)

Matt’s divorce from his second wife Annette Roque was finalized in 2019 and the couple had been separated for almost two years. Currently, he is reportedly dating a longtime acquaintance, Shamin Abas.

Body Statistics

Matt Lauer stands tall at 5 feet 11 inches and has a bodyweight of 69 kgs.

Height 5 ft 11 inches
Weight 69 kg
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Brown
Shoe Size 11

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Matt Lauer FAQs

Where was Matt Lauer born?

Matthew Todd Lauer is a former American television news personality, best known for his work with NBC News. Matt was born on December 30, 1957. He belongs to American nationality and mixed ethnicity.

How much is Matt Lauer Net Worth?

Matt Lauer has an estimated net worth of more than $80 million as of 2022.

Who is Matt Lauer Girlfriend?

Matt Lauer is reportedly dating a longtime acquaintance, Shamin Abas.

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