Carson Daly is an American producer, television host, television personality and radio personality who is best known for his excellent hosting of NBC shows since 2002. Before that, he was a Video Jockey (VJ) on MTV’s Total Request Live (TRL). Also, he was the Disk Jockey (DJ) for KROQ-FM which is a Southern California based Radio Station. Let’s find out how much is Carson Daly’s net worth in 2018.
Carson Daly Early Life
Carson Daly was born in 1973 on 22 June to Pattie Daly Caruso, and Jim Daly has commonly known as J.D. His mother is a TV personality of Coachella Valley, and his father was an actor. He was born in Santa Monica, California. His mother hails from Fayetteville, North Carolina. Daly’s father succumbed to his death when Carson was very young after suffering from bladder cancer.
He went to Santa Monica High School. Until his graduation in 1991, Daly was the school’s golf team member. He later joined Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles. Daly then dropped out and chose to pursue a pro golf career instead.
In one of the sets of the show called Total Request Live in March 2001, he met Tara Reid. They then started dating. The two shared an apartment in New York. They were engaged for less than a year before calling it off. The period was between October 29, 2000, and June 2001.
In 2003, Daly’s got engaged to Siri Pinter who is a food blogger. Their wedding was in December 2003. The couple has three children two of whom are girls and a boy. Their names are Jackson James Daly, Etta Jones Daly and London Rose Daly.
Carson Daly Career
Daly landed his first broadcasting career at KOME radio station located in San Jose, California. During his stay there that is when MTV offered him a job to be the VJ for the Motel California event. They gave him a permanent job, and the position forced him to move to New York. While working there, Daly started hosting MTV Live.
Between 1998 and 2003 he was hosting MTV’s TRL. Total Request and MTV Live which were hosted by Daly were combined to form TRL.
In 2003, he began hosting NBC’s New Year Eve with Carson Daly until 2004. He then started hosting The Voice show of NBC in 2011. Daly became its sole host when Christina Millian who is a social media correspondent decided to leave the show.
He had roles in both My Name is Earl and Chappelle’s Show.
Since September 2013, Daly has been a social media reporter on the Today Show. Also, he has been a temporary replacement for Willie Geist, Matt Lauer during the Weekend Today show.
He, Barn Margera, Jonathan B. Davis, and Jonathan Rifkind founded 456 Enterprise & Entertainment. The independent record label released the Viva la Bands compilations.
Awards and Achievements
Carson Daly has been a four-time winner of Emmy Awards for Outstanding Reality-Competition Program. He won them in 2013, 2015, 2016 and 2017.
Net Worth of Carson Daly
Carson Daly has an estimated net worth of $25 million. His most significant source of income is television hosting. Besides that, he has others like being an actor, DJ, VJ, actor, producer, and radio presenter. Daly is also a partner of the company named 456 Enterprise & Entertainment. The firm produces compilations albums as well ad Daly’s annual New Year’s Special show. He has a yearly salary of $5 Million for hosting The Voice alone.
Carson Daly is an award-winning television host. In addition to that, he is a VJ, actor, presenter, radio personality, television producer and TV personality. He has hosted shoes including Today Show and The Voice. Also, he has guest starred in Chappelle’s Show, and My Name is Earl. He has won four Emmy Awards which tell how great he is at what he does.