David Zaslav Net Worth, Salary, Family, Bio

By Anmol Basnyat | Updated On: 14 Jun, 2018
David Zaslav Net Worth, Salary, Family, Bio

David Zaslav is best known as the CEO and the president of Discovery Inc. He has been working as the CEO of Discovery since January 2007 and in the process became one of the highest paid Chief Executive Officers across the United States. He is a former executive of NBC Universal and was inducted into the Cable Hall of Fame in 2017. He is a former attorney and also worked at Fordham University as an adjunct professor.

What Is David Zaslav’s Net Worth?

The millionaire Executive has a staggering net worth of $200 million. David's significant portion of income is made from his decade-old alliance with Discovery Inc. He earned a pay package of $156.08 million back in 2014 making him one of the highest paid CEOs in America.

Working with the Discovery Inc., the Network's strategist was entitled to a salary of $42.2 million in 2017 almost $5 million more compared to, $37.2 million that he made in 2016. David’s 2015’s annual paycheck was a tremendous $32.4 million.

Mark made his earnings from NBC Universal Media, LLC from May 2006 till December 2006 as the executive. He further elevated his revenues from NBC when he operated as an Executive Vice President from October 1999 till May 2006. The CEO’s made a remunerative paycheck when worked as the President of NBC Cable Distribution from April 1996 until October 1999.

According to a real estate blog named Curbed Hamptons, David bought millionaire restaurateur Jerry Della Femina’s $25 million sprawling house located in Hampton in 2012. David acquired Actor Conan O’Brien’s $25 million Apartment in Manhattan back in 2010.

David's Married Life; Family Of Five

David is married to a lady named Pam Zaslav. David doesn't shed light on his marriage with his wife, Pam. David and Pam are blessed with three children, two sons, and a daughter. His better half, Pam maintains a low-key life and doesn't even have an official social media account but has an unofficial Twitter account with the name Pam Eisinger Zaslav.

Their son Jordan has posted multiple pictures of his family on mother’s day on 11 May 2014 and said that he would meet his mother than Friday. Jordan is studying at Harvard Business School to get an MBA degree. He has worked as product manager in Twitter for a short time in 2016.

David and his wife attend many corporate and public events. Recently they participated at The Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration's Hope Rising Benefit in October 2018.

David and his wife Pam Zaslav at AFTD Hope Rising Benefit function at The Pierre Hotel, New York on 12 October 2017 (Photo:

The pair was the guest of the annual AFTD which is a non-profit organization and aims to support and subsidize research into discovering the case, treatments, and antidotes for frontotemporal degeneration.

Short Bio

The 58-year-old Chief Executive Officer was born on 15 January 1960 in Rockland County as per wiki. David has earned a bachelor of science degree from Binghamton University and is a graduate with a J.D. with honors from Boston University School of Law in 1985. He was born in a Jewish family but keeps information about his early life under the radars.