Carolyn Gusoff Age, Married, Husband, Affairs, Family, CBS, Salary

Published On: 28 Feb, 2018

Carolyn Gusoff Age, Married, Husband, Affairs, Family, CBS, Salary

Sometimes the person we try avoiding the most ends up becoming an essential part of our life. Carolyn Gusoff, An American reporter, and author, tried her best to ignore a blind date during the 1990s, but she didn't realize that person will become her better half in the long-run. She and her surgeon husband, Dr. Jon Turk are indeed a power couple  now who has enjoyed every perk of relationship. 

Career and Progression:

She started her career as a journalist from WEVU-TV at Fort Myers, Florida. Carolyn joined News 12 Long Island during the late 1980s. Afterwards, in August of 1993, she joined WNBC as the Long Island Correspondent and Bureau Chief. She joined the team of WNYW Fox 5 in 2009.

During her career, she has covered many incidents like the crash of TWA Flight 800, the Blizzard of 1996, the crash of American Airlines Flight 587, breaking news in the metropolitan area for Good Day New York and many more.

She has three years of experience as a reporter at Fox 5 and 15 years of experience of working at WNBC in New York City being the Long Island Bureau Chief/Reporter and anchor.

However, her talent is not limited up to journalism only as she is also fond of writing. Her book ‘Buried Memories: Katie Beers' Story’ which was written in collaboration with the kidnapping victim Katie Beers got succeeded to become the New York Times bestseller.

How Much is Carolyn's Net Worth?

Carolyn Gussoff is no doubt enjoying a successful career, but she hasn't revealed the precise figures of her net worth until now. However, the average yearly Salary of CBS correspondent is reported to be around $63K.

Following her dedication in her works, Carolyn succeeded to earn three New York Emmy Awards and 14 New York Emmy nominations. In 2015 she received Fair Media Council FOLIO award in Spot News for her Coverage of Long Island Flash Floods, and much more on the list.

 She also received the honor to get The Associated Press/New York Spot News Award and United Press International/New York Broadcast Award. 

Shares Two Children With Husband Jon!

Carolyn Gussoff is sharing a beautiful relationship with her husband Dr. Jon Turk who happens to be a facial cosmetic surgeon by profession. She and her spouse, who was then working as an intern for Mount Sinai, met on a blind date. 

Carolyn initially made a lot of excuses for her sister's pregnancy and appendicitis but couldn't avoid meeting him. After dating each other for a while, the couple got engaged in January 1991 when Carolyn was twenty-seven years of age. 

Carolyn is attending the Princess Grace Awards Gala at Cipriani 42nd Street on October 30, 2013, in New York City. (Image:

Later, the couple exchanged the wedding vows in September of 1991 and is now blessed with two adorable children, daughter, Amanda Turk, and son, Graham Turk.

Carolyn posting her son's photo from his 22nd birthday, posted on July 8, 2017 (Image: Instagram)

Her Short Wiki:

Carolyn is born to her parents Gerald M. Gusoff and Ileen Gusoff. Speaking of her siblings, she has a sister named Pamela Cott. She is from Woodmere and celebrates her birthday on February 11 of every year.

The journalist belongs to white ethnicity and is somewhere in the fifties. She attended George W. Hewlett High School and Cornell University earning a bachelor degree in English and Government. She earned her master's degree in Journalism from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.