How Much Is Natalie Morales’ Net Worth? 

Well-known American journalist Natalie Morales is reportedly worth $18 million as of 2022. Her salary is estimated at $6 million per annum. She also shares $7 million net worth with her husband, Joe Rhodes.

Starting her career in the mid-’90s, she has spent more than 25 years in the showbiz. She is best known for her work in the NBC show, Today Show. She is also the host of the shows such as NBC Nightly News and Dateline NBC. Some of her notable work as a reporter includes 9.11 attack, Hurricane Floyd, Columbine shootings, and 2000 Presidential election.

Successful Journalism Career

At the beginning of her career, she worked at Chase Bank. She started her professional career as a journalist in 1994 from News 12 – The Bronx. Later on, she also worked as an editor, camera operator as well as a producer.

Natalie Morales has $16 million fortune
Natalie Morales has $18 million fortune

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Later on, she served as the weekend reporter and morning co-anchor for WVIT-TV. She was also a part of the Emmy-nominated documentary, Save Our Sound, alongside WNBC.

In 2002, she signed in a four years contract with MSNBC as an anchor as well as a correspondent. While working there, she did some major news stories, including the 2004 Presidential election, the Northeast Blackout of 2003, the trial of Scott Peterson, the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster, and so on.

Her career took a breakthrough after she joined today’s show in 2006 as a national correspondent. She also became a co-anchor of the third hour of the show in 2008. In 2011, she became a news anchor replacing Ann Curry. Likewise, she also became the host of Access Hollywood, replacing Billy Bush. Now, she works as the Today Show West Anchor.

Bought $6.8 Million Mansion     

Natalie Morales bought a $6.8 million mansion in Brentwood in 2016, which features six bedrooms and five bathrooms.

Natalie Morales $6.8 Million Mansion
Natalie Morales $6.8 Million Mansion

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The 7020 sq feet house has a living room, a fireplace, a library, and a chef’s kitchen. The house is just two-story. The East Coast-inspired home has grey-painted brickwork with French iron doors and light wood floors.

Previously she resided in Hoboken, N.J. which she put for sale in the market for $3.1 million.

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Mother Of Two; Living A Happy Married Life With Joe Rhodes 

The 50 years old, Natalie Morales shared the wedding vows on August 22, 1998, to Joe Rhodes at Phipps Mansion in Denver, Colorado.

Together they share two sons: Joseph Steven Rhodes (born in 2004) and  Luke Hudson Rhodes (born in 2008).

Natalie Morales with her husband and kids
Natalie Morales with her husband and kids

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In 2010, there was a huge rumor of Natalie being in a relationship with Matt Launer. Later, both of them denied the allegations.


Natalie Morales was born on June 6, 1972, in Taipei, Taiwan, as Natalie Leticia Morales. She is the daughter of Penelope and Lieutenant Colonel Mario Morales, Jr.

Regarding education, she completed her double Bachelor of Arts degree from Rutgers University.