• Alisia Salters is an American journalist and former basketball player.
• She is best known for her work with ESPN network, including her reporting on the OJ Simpson case and in the Middle East.
• She has accumulated a net worth of over $2 million.
• She is a single mother and is raising her son Samuel.
• She has been working in the journalism field since 1995 and has worked on 18 projects.

Known for movies

Short Info

Net Worth$2 million
Date Of BirthMarch 6, 1966

Who is Lisa Salters?

Alisia Salters was born on 6 March 1966, in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania USA, and is known as an American journalist who was also active in women’s basketball. In the journalism field, she is best known as a reporter for the ESPN network, and during her career has reported on stories such as the OJ Simpson case. Besides that, she has also worked in the Middle East, before the Iraq war happened. Her zodiac sign is Pisces and she is 52 years old, but remains looking youthful and radiant, as she’s aging gracefully.

Net Worth

So just how rich is Lisa Salters as of late-2018? According to authoritative sources, this journalist has net worth of over $2 million, with her a wealth being accumulated from her career in the previously mentioned fields. She hasn’t disclosed any information regarding her assets such as houses and cars, but working hard throughout her career has allowed her to establish herself financially and be able to take care of her family.

Early Life, Ethnicity and Basketball

When it comes to Lisa’s education, she was a student at Upper Merion Area High School, and having matriculated enrolled into the Penn State University, and graduated in 1988, earning a bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism. Throughout her college education, she was a member of the Lady Lions basketball team, ultimately spending a year in the position of guard. When it comes to Lisa’s ethnicity, she is black and has natural dark hair and dark brown eyes, which suits her complexion perfectly. The journalist is also renowned for her professional and simple style, which is perfect for her profession. According to photos available on the internet, Salters has a fit figure.
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Private Life, Husband and Affair

When it comes to Lisa’s private life, she keeps such information behind closed doors, as she isn’t keen on sharing too much with the media. We have no records on her dating history, but she is assumed to remain unmarried. However, she has a son named Samuel who she adopted, and is raising as a single mom.

Social Media

Being in the entertainment field, Salters is naturally active on social media such as Twitter and Instagram, which she uses to connect with her fans, as well as to promote her work. Her Twitter account is followed by 32,000 people, whereas her Instagram account has 1,800 followers. Some of her latest posts include the tweet in which she spoke about Playstation, reading ‘’When your TV service gets better, camping gets better. Adding live football helps, too’’. The renowned journalist often shares photos of herself and her friends on social media, and is often mentioned by her fans as well. However, she was criticized by some people for her voice sounding like she “smokes thousands of cigarettes’’. Nonetheless, her fans have written tweets such as ‘’The only person I can say that comes close is Jemele Hill and Lisa Salters – they are my two favorite female broadcasters in sports’’.


Prior to becoming a successful journalist, Lisa worked as a Los Angeles-based correspondent for ABC News, beginning her work there in 1995 and ending it in 2000, during which time she reported for “World News Tonight with Peter Jennings”, and in addition appeared in several other ABC News programs. In 1998, Lisa worked as a correspondent for “ABC World News Tonight with David Muir”, and two years afterwards she joined ESPN, working as their general assignment reporter.

As of 2007, the journalist worked on three episodes of “E:60”, as a correspondent for segments entitled “Parkour” and “Deadly Deat”. In 2008, Salters appeared as a sideline reporter in “2008 Rose Bowl”, a television movie, then worked on “2009 Rose Bowl” and “2010 Rose Bowl”. After that, Lisa served as a sideline reporter for NFL Pro Bowl for 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017.  In 2018 she had several projects, most importantly working as a sideline reporter for “2018 NFL Pro Bowl” and appeared in projects such as “NBA on ESPN” and “Get Up!”. Overall, the journalist has worked on 18 projects, which allowed her to make a name for herself.

General Info

Full NameLisa Salters
Net Worth$2 million
Date Of BirthMarch 6, 1966
Height1.57 m
ProfessionJournalist, Sports commentator, Basketball player, Sports Anchor
EducationPennsylvania State University, Upper Merion Area High School


ChildrenSamuel Salters


NominationsSports Emmy Award for Outstanding Long Feature, Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Sports Personality - Sports Reporter
TV ShowsMonday Night Football, E:60, NBA on ABC, Saturday Night Football, NBA Saturday Primetime on ABC, NBA Sunday Showcase on ABC

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2017 NFL Pro Bowl2017TV SpecialHerself - Sideline Reporter
2016 NFL Pro Bowl2016TV SpecialHerself - Sideline Reporter
2015 NFL Pro Bowl2015TV SpecialHerself - Sideline Repoter
2014 Outback Bowl2014TV MovieHerself - Sideline reporter
2012 Discover Orange Bowl2012TV MovieHerself - Sideline Reporter
2012 TicketCity Bowl2012TV MovieHerself - Sideline Reporter
2010 BCS National Championship Game2010TV MovieHerself - Texas Sideline Reporter
2010 Rose Bowl2010TV MovieHerself - Sideline Reporter
2009 Rose Bowl2009TV MovieHerself - Sideline Reporter
2008 Rose Bowl2008TV MovieHerself - Sideline Reporter
E:602007TV SeriesHerself - Correspondent (segment "Parkour") / Herself - Correspondent (segment "A Deadly Bet") / Herself - Correspondent (segment "Ray of Hope")
ABC World News Tonight with David Muir1998TV SeriesHerself - Correspondent


Nominated Awards

2015EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Sports Reporter
2014EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Sports Reporter
2013EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Sports Reporter

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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