Dylan Byers Bio, Age, Height, NBC, Net Worth, Salary, Parents, and Wife

Dylan Byers Bio, Wiki

Dylan Byers is an American Anchor/ Reporter best known for working at NBC where he served as a Senior Media Reporter. He worked with the station from  September  2018 to September 2021. Byers now works at Puck serving as a founding partner.

Dylan Byers Age

Byers is 37 years old as of 2023, he was born on January 31, 1986, in Seattle, Washington in the United States.

Dylan Byers Height

Byers stands at the height of 5 feet 8 inches tall.

Dylan Byers Education

Byers went to Bard College where he graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in 2008.

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Dylan Byers Career

Byers works at Puck serving as a founding partner. Prior to that, he worked at NBC where he served as a Senior Media Reporter for 3 years. Where he covered media, Silicon Valley, and Hollywood. Before joining NBC Dylan served as a  senior CNN reporter, where he covered the tech and media business centered around the Pacific coast for CNN Digital. Previously, he focused on media and politics. In March 2018, Byers launched ‘PACIFIC’, a CNNMoney newsletter that covers the business, culture, and politics of innovation, and the people and companies changing the world.

In his editor’s note, he said “PACIFIC is the newsletter for the Innovation Economy. Moreover, it puts the power players in tech and media at the center of the action and covers their moves and their interests because those moves and interests signal. Where society is headed, it treats Seattle, San Francisco, and Los Angeles not as cities on the periphery, but as capitals of the 21st Century. It works on Pacific Standard Time.”  Prior to joining CNN, he served as a  media reporter at Politico. In November 2011, he launched the On Media blog, which became known as a “scoop-heavy blog” for media and political news.

While working at Politico, Byers wrote ” President Obama, off the record,” an article providing readers a glimpse into an ‘off the record’ side of US President Barack Obama. Dylan began his journalism career as a media and tech reporter for Adweek.  Aside from that, he created and grew the blog, and critics praised it as “workaholic media-politics coverage,” specific to Byers’ niche of the intersection between politics and media.  Moreover, Byers was a finalist in the 2014 Mirror Awards competition for Best Single Article in Digital Media. he has also worked as a research assistant to New Yorker writers such as George Packer, Philip Gourevitch, and Jane Kramer.

Dylan Byers Net Worth

In Byers’s career as a Senior Media Reporter, he has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $5 Million.

Dylan Byers Salary

He received annual earnings that range between $35,000 and $100,000.

Dylan Byers’s Parents and Siblings

Byers was born to Margaret Carol Lewis(mother), a retired director of Philanthropy Northwest, a network of philanthropists in the Seattle area, and Judson Thomas Byers (father). His father is a founding partner at the Cedar River Group, a public policy consulting firm in Seattle. They both served as deputy mayor of Seattle, his mother from 1981 to 1989 and his father from 1998 to 2002.

Dylan Byers Wife/ Spouse

Byers is married to Cara Colleen who is a freelance graphic designer in Los Angeles. The couple tied the knot on  October 2014. His wife received her master’s degree in landscape architecture from Harvard. Her parents are Patrick D. Walsh, a partner in Commercial Property Group, a commercial real estate firm in Los Angeles, and Clare L. Walsh a retired administrator at the U.C.L.A. Medical Center

Dylan Byers Kids

Byers manages to keep information regarding whether he has any children away from the public. However, an update regarding his children will be done once available.

Dylan Byers CNN

Byers worked at CNN where he worked alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;

  1. Phil Mattingly
  2. Suzanne Malveaux
  3. Patrick Oppmann 
  4. Ryan Nobles
  5. Paula Newton
  6. Chad Myers
  7. Jeanne Moos
  8. David McKenzie
  9. Oren Liebermann
  10. Alex Marquardt

Dylan Byers Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

He is vocal on his social media accounts where he posts frequently. On his Twitter account, he has about 96k followers and about 944 followers on his Instagram account.