Byron Pitts Wife, Family, Net Worth, Bio

By Ravi Lama | Updated On: 29 May, 2018
Byron Pitts Wife, Family, Net Worth, Bio

American journalist and author Byron Pitts is popularly known as the co-anchor for ABC News. He is also known for his work at The CBS Evening News as a chief national correspondent. Byron is also a former contributor to the newsmagazine 60 Minutes. Byron is also famous as an author and has released a book named Be the One.

How Did Byron Pitts Summon Net Worth?

Byron Pitts summoned his net worth of $5 million as an American journalist and author. He is currently working for ABC News from where he is generating lavish revenue. He also worked as a chief national correspondent for The CBS Evening News. As per the glass door, the estimated salary of CBS News journalist is $72,712. Thus, Byron earned his eye-watering wage package from the CBS.

Byron amassed the income working as a correspondent for CBS show 60 Minutes. Byron also worked as a reporter and weekend sports anchor at WNCT-TV. Later, Byron started working as a reporter and substitute anchor for WFLA-TV. Further, he was appointed as a special assignment reporter for WCVB-TV. He worked for an affiliate of CBS News that helped him generate plenty of money to his wealth.

Alongside journalism, Byron is an author, who has released a book named Be the One in 2017. Previously, he released Step Out of Nothing in 2009.

Who Is Byron Pitts' Wife?

Byron Pitts is married to Lyne Pitts who is a CBS News correspondent. However, the exact date when the couple got married is unknown. But Byron is often seen talking about his spouse on social media. On 13 December 2010, he tweeted saying he came back from his long weekend and spent time for his wife's birthday.

Byron with his wife Lyne is parents of three children: Christina Pitts, Brittni Pitts, and Angela Pitts. He spends most of his leisure time with his family. On 3 May 2015, he shared a photo with the youngest daughter and said that he was proud of his daughter for graduating from college.

Byron Pitts' Family

Byron was born to parents Clarice and William Pitts in Baltimore, Maryland. However, his mother raised him. His mother loves to have lunch with family at DALLUS famous chicken n' biscuits in Apex. Bryon dedicated an emotional message to her late mother on 9 January 2015 and said that he misses her but talk on a daily basis.

Byron Pitts shares the photo with his brother and sister on family reunion party on 2 July 2017 (Photo: Instagram)

Byron has two siblings, a brother named William, and a sister. He also shared a picture of his siblings on a family reunion party on 2 July 2017 expressing his happiness of having family dinner.

Short Bio

Born on 21 October 1960, in the USA, Byron Pitts was born with the birth name Byron Aubrey Pitts. Byron went to a Catholic high school named Archbishop Curley High School. Later, he attended Ohio Wesleyan University and completed Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Journalism and Speech in 1982.