How old is Charissa Thompson? Bio, Wiki, Career, Net Worth, Fox Sports, Height

Facts of Charissa Thompson

Full Name: Charissa Thompson
Age: 41 years 7 months
Birth Date: May 04,1982
Horoscope: Taurus
Lucky Number: 6
Lucky Stone: Emerald
Lucky Color: Green
Best Match for Marriage: Virgo, Cancer, Capricorn
Birth Place: Seattle, Washington, United States
Marital Status: Single
Gender: female
Siblings: Tyson
Profession: TV Host
Education: University of California
Weight: 58kg
Height / How tall? : 5 feet 9 inches (1.75m)
Salary: $500,000
Net Worth: $2 million
Nationality: American
Dress Size: 2US
Body Type: hourglass
Hair Color: Blonde
Eye Color: Blue
Waist Size: 36 inch
Bra Size: 34B inch
Hip Size: 35 inch
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Charissa Thompson is an American television host and is best known as the Sportscaster of Fox Sports 1 and NBC. Charissa is known as one of the best journalists nationwide. Charissa is also known as a successful model and is highly appreciated for her work. She is very talented and beautiful.

Charissa Thompson in public
Caption: Charissa Thompson in public (source: Complex)

Charissa Thompson: Age, Parents, Brother, Ethnicity, Early Age

Thompson was born and raised in Seattle, Washington, United States 4 May 1982, and is currently 37 years of age. Her nationality is American. However, her ethnicity is unknown.

Charissa decided to make her career in Journalism at an early age. Her parent’s details are not known. However, She has a brother named Tyson. He is a baseball player in Washington State.

School/College University

Thompson completed her high school education from Inglemoor High School in Kenmore, Washington. Later, she joined Washington State University and after some time, she moved to California to join the University of California. She graduated with a B.A degree in Law and Society in 2004.

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Professional Life and Career

Thompson had experimented and did many types of part-time jobs during her high school and college days. She worked as a nanny, sales associate at Nordstrom, a waitress at The Cheesecake Factory restaurant, a barista at Starbucks, and was an operator of coffee stand located in Los Angeles which was her coffee stand.

Thompson started her career in the broadcasting field in 2006. In the early days of her career, she appeared on several baseball programs at FSN’s The Baseball Report and The 2007 MLB All-Star Game Red Carpet Parade. She has also worked as a news reporter for Fox News.

Thompson provided news for college sports like football and basketball. She also showed up on Big Ten Network’s football show Friday Night Tailgate. In 2009, Charissa hosted the show Toughest Cowboy. Later in 2009, she worked as a sideline reporter for NFL Networks where she covered many sports events like the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Winter Games. In 2010, she got the chance to cover the news of the FIFA World Cup held in South Africa.

Following year, she covered the news for NHL All-Star Game. In 2011, she signed ESPN Networks to work as the co-host of the show called Numbers Never Lie. Thompson has successfully hosted other sports shows like SportsNation and ESPN First Take. In 2013, she returned to Fox Sports. Currently, she is working as one of the hosts of Fox Sports Live. Thompson also works with entertainment news magazine show Extra.


Charissa hasn’t won any individual awards yet. However her show Extra has won the Outstanding Entertainment News Program award in 2016.

Charissa Thompson at award show
Caption: Charissa Thompson at award show (source: ESPN)

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 Net Worth, Salary, Income, 

Thompson has an estimated net worth of $2 million and her salary is $500,000 per annum. Her source of income is from hosting on TV  sports channels.

Height, Weight, Body Measurements

Thompson has an hourglass-shaped figure with a body measurement of 36-23-35 inches and wears a bra size of 34B. She stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches, weighs about 58 kgs, and her dress size is 2(US). Also, Charissa puts a shoe size is 8(US.) Her hair color is blonde and her eye color is blue.

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram

Thompson is active on social media having over 106k followers on her Facebook account, more than 316k followers on her Twitter account, and above 237k followers on her Instagram account.

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Marriage, Divorce, Husband, Boyfriend

Charissa Thompson was once married. She accepts that marriage was one of the biggest mistakes of her life. She says that her married life didn’t go well and she divorced her husband. However, Charissa has never revealed any information about her first husband.

After her divorce with her first husband, Thompson was in a relationship with former basketball player Jay Williams in 2013. They were together for a year. However, they broke up the reason is still unknown. After her breakup with Jay, Charissa has not been in any relationship and she is fully focused on her job.

charissa-thompson and her ex
Caption: Charissa-Thompson and her ex (caption: Zimbio)