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Phil Mattingly Net Worth 2020, Bio, Wiki, Wife, Age, Height

One of the most ambitious, talented, witty and sharp journalist minds out there is definitely Phil Mattingly. Starting his career right after college Phil is truly a force in political journalism. Working for the White House, BBC, and many more Phil gained much experience and crafted his skill at a very young age.

In this article you will be able to find out about Phil’s early years, career development and awards. You will have the opportunity to discover interesting things about Phil Mattingly, including his net worth, biographical details and many more facts.

Early Years

Phil celebrates his birthday on December the 16th, but Phil’s year of birth isn’t available for the public, since he likes to keep his private life as private as possible. Phil doesn’t even have a Wikipedia page, which is very uncommon for celebrities like him. This is obviously a consequence of Phil’s professionalism, and the fact he likes to keep the main focus of the public on his career, and the projects he’s involved with, and not his personal life. Phil was born and raised in Toledo, Ohio.

He was into sports from an early age. It helped him be more focused on the important things in life like school, family and friends. His love for sports helped develop ambition, and helped his future career too. Phil enrolled in Ohio State University, from which he graduated in 2006. He was one of the students enrolled based on an athlete scholarship. Right after earning his diploma from Ohio State University, Phil decided on the importance of earning a Master’s Degree. He enrolled in Boston University, and earned a journalism Master’s Degree in 2008.

Mattingly wasted no time after university, he ambitiously started searching for job opportunities.


Even before graduating, Phil Mattingly worked hard towards making his dreams come true. Aware that journalism is a craft that needs time and experience to be perfected, Phil wasted no time in becoming the journalist he wanted to be.

His first job was at GateHouse Media’s daily newspaper The Cape Cod Times. He worked as a reporter for The Cape Cod Times, until he got the opportunity to work for Congressional Quarterly as a staff writer. CQ is a publishing company that focuses its publications mostly on covering the United States Congress. Phil worked for CQ for three years, and became interested in covering politics. After his CQ job, where Phil perfected his writing skills and became interested for a variety of subjects came a game-changer of Phil’s career. He landed a job at Bloomberg News. Mattingly proved himself as a finance and economics reporter, and was promoted in 2012 to the position of Justice Department reporter.

From 2013 to 2015 he served as the White House correspondent. This position helped Phil gain notoriety as a journalist. He widely covered Obama administration’s domestic and foreign policy. In the light of the Edward Snowden scandal Mattingly interviewed General Eric Holder. He was the man behind many jaw dropping interviews at that time.

Mattingly is the recipient of a Society of American Business Editors and Writers award. He was the man in charge of Bloomberg News’s spectacular coverage during the financial crisis.

While working for Bloomberg News he had his work published in the New York Times, Chicago Tribune, the New York Post and many more.

Phil Mattingly became a correspondent for CNN in 2015. He is based in New York.

Personal Life

Phil Mattingly likes to keep his personal life as private as possible. There was some speculation on his sexual orientation, up until he married his long-time girlfriend Chelsea Carter. They are a very private couple, and since Phil isn’t very much active on social media, we don’t have the opportunity for a glimpse into his private life.

One of the rare details that are known about Phil and Chelsea is that in 2015 they welcomed their first child.


Full name: Phil Mattingly

Nick name: Unknown

Date of birth: 17th of December, year unknown

Birth-sign: Sagittarius

Birth place: Toledo, Ohio, United States

Residence: New York, New York, United States

Age: Unknown

Occupation: Journalist

Education: The Ohio State University, Boston University

Personal Life and Family

Nationality: American

Ethnicity: Caucasian

Father name: Unknown

Mother name: Unknown

Marital status: Married

Wife name: Chelsea Carter

Sexual Orientation: Straight

Children: 1

Personal Look and Measurements

Height: Unknown

Weight: Unknown

Hair Color: Light Brown

Eye color: Brown

Net Worth and Salary

Salary: $100 thousand dollars

Phil’s net worth isn’t public information. His salary is estimated to be somewhere around $100 thousand dollars per year.

Social networks

Phill Mattingly uses his social media mostly for professional reasons. He mostly uses Twitter to interact with BBC viewers and to share his political views. Here is the link of Phil’s Twitter profile, where you can connect with him.

Twitter profile:

 Interesting Facts about Phil Mattingly

Phil stands out from the BBC crowd with his athletic physique. Before graduating from Boston University, Phil attended the Ohio State University on a student athlete scholarship.

He is known for his sharp political commentary, and is one of the most talented young journalists in America.

Quick Summary

Phil Mattingly, one of CNN’s correspondents sets an example for all of us when it comes to professionalism. Keeping his personal life for himself, but leaving the impression of a true family man, Phil focuses on work, his career and true values a person should have.

Never involved in any scandals, this New York –based CNN correspondent is becoming one of the most important names in political journalism.