Charissa Thompson Salary 2023
Charissa Thompson’s salary is $400,000 a year and she gets a monthly salary of $33,333. She is an American television host and sportscaster. Thompson currently serves as a television host and sportscaster working for Fox Sports.
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Charissa Thompson Net Worth 2023
Charissa Thompson is estimated to have a net worth of $3 million as of 2023. She has accumulated her net worth with the versatility she has shown in each field she has worked in. Her primary source of income is her media career. As she progresses in her career, her net worth is projected to rise.
Charissa Thompson Biography
Charissa Thompson is an American television host as well as a sportscaster serving for Fox Sports. Previously, she served for ESPN, Versus, as well as for GSN and the Big Ten Network.
Charissa was the co-host of SportsNation along with Marcellus Wiley until her departure from ESPN for Fox Sports in June of the year 2013. Charissa became the host of Fox Sports Live on the new Fox Sports 1 network when it debuted on August 17, 2013 (the first day of Fox Sports 1).
Charissa also was one of the American hosts of Ultimate Beastmaster, From 2014 to 2017, Charissa was a co-host on the syndicated entertainment news show Extra.
Charissa Thompson Wiki
Birth name: Charissa Jean Thompson
Date of birth: May 4, 1982
Place of birth: Seattle, Washington, United States
Charissa Thompson age: 40 years (as of 2022)
Birth sign: Taurus
Height: 5′ 9″
Spouse: Kyle Thousand (m. 2020; div. 2022)
Education: Inglemoor High School, Washington State University, University of California, Santa Barbara
Salary: Over $400,000 per year
Net worth: 2 million dollars (2023)
Charissa Thompson Age
Charissa is 40 years old as of 2022, she was born on May 4, 1982, in Seattle, Washington, United States. She normally celebrates her birthday with her family and close friends every year on May 4. Her zodiac sign is Taurus.
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Charissa Thompson Height
Charissa Thompson stands at an average height of 5 feet 9 inches approximately 1.75 m. Her weight, hair color, eye color, bra size, waist, and bust size will be updated as soon as the details are available.
Charissa Thompson Parents and Siblings
Charissa is the daughter of Cathy Thompson and Scott Thompson. She was brought up by both her parents until her maturity. While Charissa prefers to keep a low profile, some sources suggest that her parents are still together and live in Washington. The only information about Charissa’s siblings is that she has one brother named Tyson, who plays baseball for Washington State.
Charissa Thompson Education
Thompson studied at Inglemoor High School located in Kenmore, Washington, she later attended Washington State University for her Bachelor’s degree. After relocating to California, Thompson further enrolled in a community college to attain state residency.
In the course of her study at the community college, Thompson was transferred to the University of California, Santa Barbara from where she successfully finished and earned herself a degree in BA Law and Society in the year 2004.
Charissa Thompson Husband
Thompson has been married once but later divorced. In January 2020, Thompson got engaged to sports agent Kyle Thousand. She and Kyle married on December 30, 2020. It was announced they were divorcing in April of the year 2022. Kyle had a previous marriage when she was 25 years.
She is not married to anyone at the moment, but she hangs out with her colleagues and former husband. There are speculations that she has two kids, but it all remains speculations as Thompson has never publicly confirmed these stories.
Charissa Thompson Fox Sports
Charissa appeared on various college sports shows on Big Ten Network and Fox Sports Net (FSN). She additionally served as a sideline reporter for college football as well as college basketball games on the two networks. Charissa would continue these roles as she progressed in her sports media as well as journalism career, as Charissa became a National Football League (NFL) sideline reporter for NFL on Fox.
For Big Ten Network, Charissa appeared on various Big Ten Network shows, such as Big Ten’s Best and Friday Night Tailgate. For FSN, Charissa appeared on baseball programs, including The 2007 MLB All-Star Game Red Carpet Parade as well as The Baseball Report both on Fox Sports Net (FSN). Charissa also appeared on FSN’s BCS Breakdown as well as The BCS Show.
Charissa co-hosted FSN’s The Best Damn Sports Show Period alongside Chris Rose and John Salley until the year 2009, due to the show’s cancellation. She also hosted FSN’s rodeo show Toughest Cowboy.
In the fall of 2008, she completed her first run as an NFL sideline reporter. During the season, Charissa dyed her hair black to “rid of the Barbie thing,” as she is notably blond.
Charissa’s change of hair color drew attention from some sports blogs; Deadspin ran an article titled: (Charissa Thompson Continues Down Suicidal Path to Frumpyville). Charissa shortly switched her hair color back to blond. In the year 2016, she recalled the event in an interview with HBO. Beyond the scope of this incident, Charissa’s sex appeal has been touched upon by various media outlets since.
Charissa also appeared outside of the Big Ten Network as well as FSN early in her career. She was on the cover of the April of the year 2009 issue of Access DirecTV “satellite TV provider DirecTV’s monthly TV Guide-like magazine” as well as interviewed Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Cole Hamels for the feature story.
Also in the year 2009, co-hosted Big Saturday Night on Game Show Network (GSN), and appeared on Shaq Vs. as a sideline reporter. In the fall of 2009, Charissa served as a reporter for NHL on Versus.