News anchors are some of the wealthiest celebrities in the world. Good news anchors typically have to prove themselves throughout their career. In order to get high paying jobs most newscasters and journalists have built a career based on knowledge, experience and integrity.  However, to get to the top of the list of earners in this field there needs to be something special, another level that can be reached.

This level cannot even be quantified by years of experience or training.  These are the people that seem to have that “special something” that draws viewers in as well as increases their value to producers.

Here are the 20 richest news anchors in the world: