Quick Facts of Pierre Thomas

  • Full NamePierre Thomas
  • Date of Birth1954 /11 /23
  • NicknameThomas
  • Marital StatusMarried
  • BirthplaceUnited States of American
  • EthnicityBlack
  • ProfessionJournalist
  • NationalityAmerican
  • Eye colourBlack
  • Hair colourBald
  • BuildFit
  • SpouseAlison Thomas
  • Height180 cm
  • Online PresenceFacebook and Twitter
  • HoroscopeSagittarius

Not everyone gets to be known as “Journalist of the Year’. But with massive hard works and dedication, Pierre Thomas got the chance. He is an American news reporter who servers as a senior justice correspondent for ABC news.

In 2000, Thomas joined ABC News and formerly worked for The Washington Post and CNN. Thomas and his staff received the prestigious Peabody, Emmy, and DuPont awards for reporting the events of the 9/11 attacks. Just for information, Pierre has also gathered an extraordinary amount to his bank account.

Living a Lowkey Life

The talented reporter is happily married. Besides having an incredible professional career, Thomas lives a joyful personal life. He is in a marital relationship with his wife, Alison Thomas, for a long time now. The love birds exchanged their vows in 1998.

The two met each other at their college since they were classmates. In the beginning, Thomas totally ignored him, but later the reporter convinced her to go out on a date. For now, they have already spent two decades of their togetherness.

They are proud parents of a son, Nathaniel Charles Thomas, named after two of his grandparents. During his youth, their son was diagnosed with Autism, but he’s a stableman at the moment. Pierre likes to keep his personal life private, despite being a well-known celebrity. He only makes appearances with his family in public.

How wealthy is Perrie?

Pierre Thomas’ exact net worth is not accessible, but as of 2020, he may have a fortune of over $8 million. Thomas receives an annual salary of over $98,000 as ABC News’ chief reporter. Hence, there is no doubt the award-winning journalist has amassed massive wealth from his professional career. He has also worked for World News Tonight with David Muir, Good Morning America, Nightline, This Week with George Stephanopoulos.

Similarly, he reports on all media, including digital and ABC News Radio. On average, television correspondents receive an annual salary of over $78,000. Pierre received widespread critical praise for his work throughout his career. Thomas, a recipient of many prestigious awards, is certainly one of the most regarded reporters.

Career Details

Thomas has been a part of many big stories, as a part of his career. He participated in a broadcast of “World News Tonight with Peter Jennings” that received the 2005 Edward R. Murrow Award for Best Newscast. He started his career at The Roanoke Times and World-News. In 1987, he went to The Washington Post and then to CNN in 1997, where he worked as a justice correspondent.

Pierre Thomas in a single frame
Pierre Thomas in a single frame, Picture Source: Twitter

Thomas won an Emmy Award in 2009 as part of the team’s coverage of President Barack Obama’s inauguration. He was named Journalist of the Year by the National Black Journalists Association in 2012. Thomas and his ABC News staff won three Murrow Awards: for covering the horrific shooting and killing of Osama Bin Laden in Tucson in 2012, and for investigating terrorist attacks in the Boston Marathon in 2014. Dianne Gallagher, Liberte Chan, and Nikki Battiste are some popular news reporters.