Elizabeth Palmer


Elizabeth Palmer

Facts of Elizabeth Palmer

Name Elizabeth Palmer
Gender Female
Birth Country London, United Kingdom
Nationality English
Ethnicity White
Profession Canadian Television Journalist
Net worth $1.5 Million
Salary $100,249 i
Marital Status Married
Spouse Luc Laporte
Children Zachary Laporte and Chloe Laporte
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Blue
Father Nathaniel Peabody
Mother Elizabeth "Eliza" Palmer
Education Cardiff University, The University of British Columbia
TV Show CBS Evening News


Elizabeth Palmer came from a long journey through the ups and downs of her life while corresponding news stories from the Middle East to Europe. She renowned her name into the journalism field after presenting her coverage on the 1988 Winter and Summer Olympics.

Palmer was born in London, England, United Kingdom of Britain. After her birth, she moved to Canada where she spent her childhood memories. She now holds dual citizenship of Canada and England.

Elizabeth is an alumnus of the University of British Columbia in the class of 1976 and holds a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in English linguistics degree. She later earned a Master of Arts (M.A.) in Journalism degree from the University of Cardiff, Wales in 1979.

Salary & Net Worth

Elizabeth Palmer pursued her career as a business and science reporter for the Canadian Broadcasting Company based in Toronto, Ontario from 1988 to 1994. She then served as a bureau chief and correspondent for all news programs of CBC News from 1994 to 1997.

Since 2000, Palmer is working as a senior correspondent for CBS News. She currently earns an annual salary of $100,249 from the lower hand of $99,753 to the higher percentile of $100,742, which is similar to Palmer’s per annul remuneration. She reportedly maintains a net worth of $1.5 Million in 2020.

Elizabeth Palmer
Elizabeth Palmer
Image Credit: cbs.com

Throughout Palmer’s successful career, she received numerous accolades and recognitions. She won Science Writers of Canada Award at first in 1994. She then received the New York Television and Radio Award in 1995. She also garnered a Sigma Delta Chi Award for her coverage on the Beslan School siege in 2005.

Relationship Status

London-based journalist, Elizabeth is a married woman. She has been together in a cherishable marital union with her husband, Luc Laporte. The couple tied the knot in a private and small ceremony.

The pair are the proud parents of two children, including one son, Zachary Laporte (born in 1990), and one daughter, Chloe Laporte (born in 1999). Currently, their son is living in London with them while their daughter is in Montreal, Canada for higher studies.

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