Rick Sallinger Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Wife, Son, CBS4, Salary and Net Worth

Rick Sallinger Profile, Bio, Wiki

Rick Sallinger is an American news reporter/anchor working at CBS4 Denver in Colorado. He joined the station in the year 1993. 

Rick Sallinger Career

Sallinger serves at CBS4 as a news reporter. He has reported virtually every major story in Colorado during that time including the Columbine High School shootings, the Oklahoma City bombing trials, the Kobe Bryant case, catastrophic wildfires, the murder of JonBenet Ramsey and the Aurora Theater massacre, and many more.

Rick Sallinger
Rick Sallinger

Sallinger’s career has included radio reporting in Chicago and Cleveland. Rick has been a television news reporter in Indianapolis (WRTV), Chicago (WMAQ), Denver (KUSA/KCNC), and London (CNN). His stories have appeared numerous times on the CBS Evening News, CBS This Morning, CBS Sunday Morning and CBS Weekend News, and The CBS Early Show. Rick’s investigative reporting has received numerous commendations, including the George Foster Peabody Award, and is considered one of broadcasting’s highest honors.

In 1990, he signed on to become a correspondent for CNN’s London bureau. The very next day, Iraq invaded Kuwait, and within the next three years, Sallinger made five trips to Iraq, and spent two and a half months, including the entire first Gulf War, five to Jordan and one to Kuwait and Saudi Arabia. During his years with CNN, Sallinger reported the reunification of Germany, other major events in Moscow, the war in Yugoslavia, Paris, Geneva, Somalia, Northern Ireland, Spain, and Denmark.

When he left Denver in 1986 to pursue his career goals The Denver Post wrote that his ambition was to one day return. Sallinger has achieved that and is proud to call Colorado his home. Mentioning education, Sallinger is a native of Chicago and received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees at the University of Illinois.

Rick Sallinger Age, Birthday / How old is Rick Sallinger?

Sallinger was born in 1969 in Chicago, United States of America. He is 52 years old as of 2021.

Quick Facts About Rick Sallinger

Age52 years old as of 2021
SpouseNot Available
Net Worth$1 million – $5 Million 

Rick Sallinger Height, measurements

Sallinger stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 6 inches.

Rick Sallinger Family

Information regarding Sallinger’s parents and siblings is currently under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.

Rick Sallinger Wife, married, children

Sallinger is a married man and the couple is blessed with two children including Marc Sallinger who is a journalist. The couple resides in Colorado.

Rick Sallinger Son

Sallinger’s son, Marc Sallinger, is an American Multi-Media Journalist. In 2019, Sallinger said that he has great pride he can now report that his son Marc will soon be working as a reporter on Denver TV at KUSA. Marc is moving back to Colorado, where he used to live, and is taking a job at KUSA 9News, the city’s NBC affiliate.

Rick Sallinger Salary

Being one of the top news reporters for CBS4, Sallinger earns an annual salary ranging between $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.

Rick Sallinger Net Worth

Sallinger has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a news reporter.

Rick Sallinger CBS Denver

At CBS Denver, Sallinger works alongside;

  1. Matt Kroschel – Journalist
  2. Dr. Dave Hnida – Medical Editor
  3. Joel Hillan – Anchor
  4. Dominic Garcia – Journalist
  5. Andrea Flores – Anchor/Reporter
  6. Eric Christensen – weekend sports anchor/weekday news reporter
  7. Jeff Todd – Reporter
  8. Dillon Thomas – General Assignment Reporter
  9. Michael Spencer – sports anchor
  10. Chris Spears – Meteorologist
  11. Dave Aguilera – Meteorologist
  12. Shaun Boyd – Reporter
  13. Jim Benemann – Journalist
  14. Ashton Altieri – Meteorologist