Meg Oliver
Meg Oliver
Real Name/Full Name Megan Elisabeth Oliver
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Meg Oliver
Birth Place: Birmingham, Michigan, USA
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 7 December 1970
Age/How Old: 53 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 167 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 6″
Weight: In Kilograms – 60 Kg
In Pounds – 132lbs
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Brown
Parents Name: Father –N/A
Mother –N/A
Siblings: N/A
School: Marian High School
College: University of Montana
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Boyfriend: N/A
Husband/Spouse Name: John Basinger
Kids/Children Name: 3
Profession: Journalist
Net Worth: $18 million
Last Updated: May 2024

Megan Elisabeth Oliver is most commonly known as Meg Oliver. She is an Award-winning Network Television Correspondent and an anchor. She previously was anchoring for CBSN which is a twenty-four-hour digital network. She currently works for a CBS correspondent for New York City since 2006. She has been the overnight anchor of “Up to the Minute” and also is a correspondent for “The Early Show”.

Well, how well do you know about Meg Oliver? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Meg Oliver’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 Meg Oliver to date.

Biography and Early Life

Megan Elisabeth Oliver was born on 7th of December in 1970 in Birmingham, Michigan, US. She is very private about her personal life. She has not disclosed any information that regards her parents and her siblings. However, as soon as the information is made available we shall update the status as soon as possible. Megan has also not revealed much about her childhood years

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Meg Oliver in 2024 and what is her height and weight? Well, Meg Oliver’s age is 53 years old as of today’s date 22nd May 2024 having been born on 7 December 1970. Though, she is 5′ 6″ in feet and inches and 167 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 132llbs in Pound and 60 kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Brown and hair color is Brown.


Megan Oliver went to Marian High School and graduated in 1989. Then she later enrolled at the University of Montana. She graduated in 1991 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Meg Oliver is considered to be a married woman. She has been married to the corporate lawyer John Basinger. The two met in early 2000 through a Montana connection and they tied the knot on October 18, 2002, in an intimate ceremony attended by family and friends.

The couple is blessed to be parents of three beautiful children a daughter and two son. The two are still romantic and occasionally share pictures of themselves and their children on their Instagram pages. They are happy with their marriage and there are no signs of divorce.

Is Meg Oliver Lesbian?

Megan has been married to her husband John Basinger for more than 15 years. They have been living together as husband and wife, therefore, leaving an impression that she is not a lesbian and has never been interested in the same gender relationship.

Professional Career

As soon as Megan graduated she started her career immediately in 1993. Megan started working as an anchor and reporter for KCFW-TV. She worked for the network for two years before she joined Northwest Cable News in Seattle, Washington. She gained experience from the station being an aspiring reporter and so she decided to leave the station and moved to Hartford Connecticut to join WTIC-TV. From here she gained a significant fan following for bring a unique reporter. She worked for the network from 1997-1998. Then when she moved to WWJ-TV in Detroit, Michigan she continued to be the same unique reporter.

Megan also had an opportunity to work for KGPE-TV where she was located at their headquarters in Fresno California as a weekday anchor working from 2001-2004. Mega work was well recognized when she fearless reported on the “Bernardino shootings: which resulted to the murder of WDBJ’S Adam Ward and Allison Parker. Then from 2003-2005, she worked as a freelancer for CBN news path in Washington. Then she became the CBS news anchor up until 2009.

Then she finally found her niche at ABC where she worked for the World News Tonight alongside her colleague David Muir. During this time she made a great contribution to the channel through her show “Good morning America Weekend Edition” in 2011 and continued with her position till 2015 when she decided to go back to CBS News reporting for “CBS This Morning” and CBS Evening News Weekend. She also occasionally fills in anchoring for their digital network by CBSN.


The fearless reporter Meg was awarded for her hard work by CBS news in 2006 when she was named the anchor of the CBS news till 2009. She has not received many awards in her career but we can give credit to her input in excellent news coverage.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Meg Oliver in 2024

Meg Oliver Net Worth
Meg Oliver Net Worth

There is no doubt that Meg has earned considerable worth through her career ever since she started in 1993. Megan’s career as a journalist has earned her a fortune, and there is no doubt that the salaries she has received over the years in different stations have contributed significantly to her worth.

She also at some point was a freelance journalist, a career that has seen her earn a considerate amount. As of 2024, estimated to have a net worth of $18 million. Megan’s net worth is expected to increase as she continues with her career as a journalist.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • She is one of the best news reporters that come from Birmingham, Michigan, USA.
  • Mega is an amazing reporter and a mother of three children.

Megan has become a veteran journalist who has experience for over two decades now. She has been boldly and uniquely covering a wide variety of news reports worldwide. She is a hardworking anchor and reporter that delivers in her role. She has become one of the most followed news anchors in all her social media pages. She has won many hearts with her factual style of reporting.


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