Dana Tyler
Dana Tyler
Real Name/Full Name Dana Tyler
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Dana Tyler
Birth Place: Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 24 November 1958
Age/How Old: 65 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 180 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 8″
Weight: In Kilograms – 60 Kg
In Pounds – 132 lbs
Eye Color: N/A
Hair Color: N/A
Parents Name: Father – of Waldo H. Tyler
Mother –
Siblings: N/A
School: Worthington High School
College: St. John’s University, Boston university
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Boyfriend: N/A
Husband/Spouse Name: Phil Collins
Kids/Children Name: N/A
Profession: Journalist/news anchor
Net Worth: $3 million
Last Updated: May 2024

Dana Tyler is an American reporter and anchor. She works as an anchor on the 6 PM newscast on the WCBS TV in New York City. Furthermore, she is the host of “Eye on New York” which is a half an hour show that airs weekly covering the community affairs for the WCBS. She started working with the WCBS team on July 16, 1990 where she worked as a reporter as well as the weekend anchor.

Well, how well do you know about Dana Tyler? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Dana Tyler’s net worth in 2024, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Dana Tyler to date.

Biography and Early Life

Dana Tyler was born on 24th November 1958 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.  She is the daughter of Waldo H. Tyler who was a pharmacist working in Columbus. She grew up in Worthington, Ohio.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Dana Tyler in 2024 and what is her height and weight? Well, Dana Tyler’s age is 65 years old as of today’s date 22nd May 2024 having been born on 24 November 1958. Though, she is 5′ 8″ in feet and inches and 180 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 132 lbs in Pound and 60 kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is N/A and hair color is N/A.


Dana attended a local school at Worthington High School. While at the school she was a cheerleader. She later went to St. John’s University graduating with an honorary Doctor of Letters degree. We do not have information regarding her mother and siblings.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Besides being a news anchor she also is a family lady. She met with her husband Phil Collins while they were at a press junket for the Broadway musical “Tarzan” in 2006. The couple have been together for 9 years that is from 2006-2015. Pill Collins is a famous singer and songwriter. Their relationship broke when Phil decided to go back to his previous wife. The breakup affected Dana in so many ways that she took a three month break so that she collects herself together.

Is Dana Tyler Lesbian?

Since Dana separated with Phill we have not heard her in any relationship. We might not be too sure about her sexuality after the separation though there is nothing that has been confirmed yet we can conclude that she is still single.

Professional Career

Dana’s first television debut was at the age of 8 years where featured on the local show named “Lucy’s Toy Shop” as a clean platter.

Then her career as a journalist started when she became an intern at the channel 10 WBNS-TV in Columbus and in 1981 she was promoted to become a reporter in the same channel. The channel upgraded to purchase a satellite truck in 1987. Tyler and her co-host named Dave Kaylor started their own state-wide show named as the “Heart of Ohio” which won her an Emmy Awards. She became a co-anchor of WBNS-TV evening newscast.

Then she moved to New York, she was recruited by the WCBS-TV as a weekend reporter and anchor in 1990. Tyler and her colleague Reggie Harris became one of the first African –American team that has ever anchored a newscast in New York. In 1993, she graduated to be the anchor of the 5:00P.M and 11:00 P.M newscast. Tyler had the opportunity to work with some off the best television anchors such as Chris Wragge, John Johnson, Ernie Anastos, and Brian Williams amongst others.

In 1996, she was amongst the lucky people who were not fired when the station was carrying out a major stuff reduction she remained in her post. Having that no one retained their old positions she was switched to become an anchor at the 11:00 PM newscast alongside her 6:00 pm duties together now with her colleague Jim Rosenfield. She has worked for WCBS-TV for over 30 years now.


Tyler won an Emmy Award for her role on the show “Heart of Ohio”. In 2014 Tyler was more than happy to receive The New York Association of Black Journalist Achievement Award. She also happens to be a St. John University, and by this virtue she received the Alumni Award for Distinguished Service from Boston University. Additionally, she has received two Emmy Awards for WCBS-TV’s reporting on the august 2003 blackout and also on the coverage of the July 2003 shooting at the New York’s City Hall.

Tyler has appeared in a small role in “Small Time Crooks” a woody Allen film as a television reporter. The film was released in 2000.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Dana Tyler in 2024

Dana Tyler Net Worth
Dana Tyler Net Worth

Dana Tyler is a very established news anchor she started her career in the 80’s and in the entire time she has accrued a huge amount of wealth as a result of her success. Tyler primarily earns her income by being a successful news anchor. She boasts of a fortune that has provided for her a comfortable lifestyle. As of 2024, she has an estimated net worth of $3 million.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • She was a member of local Girl Scout Troop.
  • Her first appearance on television was at the age of 8 years.
  • In 2000, she appeared as herself in an episode of “Everybody Loves Raymond”.

The experienced journalist Dana has established herself as a news anchor. She has over 30 years experience from the same company and even when the channel was restructuring she was retained for she portrayed exemplary performance in her job.


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