Janelle Burrell Wiki, Age, Husband, Net Worth

By Prabesh Niroula | Updated On: 23 Oct, 2019
Janelle Burrell Wiki, Age, Husband, Net Worth

The CBS station has been providing information to several thousand viewers via their news shows. Many workers have come and left with experience in their hands and memories in minds. Welcoming their new member, Janelle Burrell, in 2019, CBS has sure grabbed a talented employee. 

Janelle co-anchors the Eyewitness News This Morning and Eyewitness News at Noon with her co-worker Jim Donovan on KYW-TV(CBS 3). She has not been with the firm for a long time, but she sure has marked her presence among the other anchors and journalists.

Wiki-Bio, Age

Anchor Janelle Burrell celebrates her birthday on the 25th of September every year. She was born in Brooklyn and raised in Poughkeepsie.

Janelle is the daughter of Lloyd G. Burrell Jr. and Yhavier M. Burrell. Her father was a mechanical engineer who works at GlobalFoundries, a semiconductor maker in NY. As for her mother, she is a registered nurse working at Vassar Brothers Medical Center in Poughkeepsie. It seems the whole family has a love for the modern lifestyle.

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About her education, Janelle attended Penn State University and graduated as an English and Biology student. She also has a degree in Journalism from Columbia University.

Her height is not known, but she seems to have an average height.

Married Life

Janelle relishes a wonderful relationship with her husband, Derricke Dennis. Derricke, then-41, is also an anchor and hosts the morning radio news with Fox News Headlines. He is a Howard University graduate and a divorcee.

Talking about their romantic sphere, Janelle met her now-husband in July of 2010 at a journalism convention. Eventually, their dating relationship turned into marriage, when the couple got married in November of 2015. Their wedding ceremony was held at the Liberty House in Jersey City. At that time, Janelle was 32 years and decided to continue her profession even after marriage.

Janelle Burrell with her husband, Derricke Dennis(Photo:

The two have a lively marital life with messages exchanges happening between them on social media. Both of them are often caught complimenting and greeting each other via Twitter.

Lately, there has been no news about them on social media, but who knows, they might have a surprise or two for the fans in the days to come.

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Net Worth

Janelle had started her career as a worker in the television scene behind stations in New York and then moved on to being a reporter after her graduation. Sources reveal that she first got interested in broadcasting as an intern at WPSU-TV. The network serves Central Pennsylvania via the PBS station.

Janelle’s early works included her reporting work at News 12 Westchester and Time Warner Cable News, located in Binghamton. She also worked behind the scenes at other television networks such as WNYW Fox 5 in NY and MSNBC.

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Likewise, Janelle was a part of the WCBS network as an anchor that helped to launch the station’s digital channel. She then the organization in 2013 and worked as a general assignment reporter. Her work as a WCBS employee is quite remarkable. She covered major events such as the Pope’s visit to NY, the terrorist attack on Manhattan, and the 2014 Super Bowl. Later, she worked as an assistant professor at Columbia University from 2016 to May 2019.

After leaving the place, Janelle moved on to CBS 3 in April of 2019, and since then, she has been serving under their wings. She can be seen in Morning and Noon programs. She replaced Rahel Solomon after her departure from the network in April of 2019.

Fans have been curious about Janelle’s net worth, but the thing is, her actual earnings have not surfaced yet. 

On a side note: Payscale estimated the average earnings of a CBS News anchor of $60K.