Top CNN News Anchor Salaries

Those perfectly made-up faces that we turn to for the most recent updates on everything from politics to kitten rescues—have you ever wondered just how much they're making? Is it enough to justify their perfectly coiffed hair and impeccable wardrobes?

Well, let's not mince words here, my friends. These anchors are raking it in. We're not talking millions of dollars, we're talking buckets of cash. And before you start ranting about their hefty salaries, let's not forget that these aren't just any old news-readers; they're celebrities who make their networks millions of dollars each year.

Here are the CNN news anchors who currently rake in the most—and a few who have left but clearly made their mark and walked away with millions.