Carol Marin

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Journalist (1948)
Wed Jul 29 2020
By   Manish Khanal

Carol Marin is a famous American Journalist. Carol is best known for working as a television and print journalist based in Chicago, Illinois. She has been working as a contributor to Chicago Tonight on WTTW, a public broadcasting station in Chicago.

Carol Marin was born on October 10, 1948, in Illinois, Chicago. Carol seems to be the only child born to her parents. Carol has not spoken a single word about her parents and early life information with the media. Marin graduated from Palatine High School and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. 

Five Decades Of Marriage

Carol Marin is living a happy married life along with her husband. Unlike many other journalists, Carol is very open about her relationship status and personal life with the public. 

Carol Marin husband
Image: The early life photo of Carol 
Source: Nashville Post

Carol is married to her long time boyfriend, Jonathan Utley. The love birds tied their wedding knot in 1972. The exact date of their marriage is still under investigation. They had a private wedding ceremony. Only a few members from both the families and some close friends attended the ceremony. 

The duo has been married for almost five decades. There have been no rumors of the couple separating in the near future. Utley is a retired professor of history at the University of Tennessee and author of several books. 

Mother of a Son

Yes, You read that right. Carol is the proud mother of a son. The love birds welcomed their only child, Joshua Anthony Utley-Marin, soon after their wedding in 1972. Carol followed the footsteps of other journalists of keeping her children away from media. 

Due to his parent's secretive lifestyle, much information about his personal life is still under the radar. Joshua must have been a married man living a peaceful life, and his parents and children. 

Decent Net Worth and Earnings

Carol Marin has an estimated net worth of $2 Million. She has accumulated most of her net worth through her five decades-long careers as a journalist and an editor to various newspapers. Allison Rosati is another famous Chicago Emmy Award-winning journalist with a net worth of $3 Million

Carol Marin net worth
Image: Carol along with her co-workers at the show
Source: WMAQ

Carol is living a happy life through her career earnings. Carol Marin and husband bought Lincoln Park condo for $680,000 in March 2017. Unlike other journalists, she does not show much presence in social media. Carol is active on Twitter; however, she does not post much about her personal life instead of posting about her job and the articles.

Five Decades of Career

Marin began her journalism career in 1972 at WBIR-TV in Knoxville, Tennessee working as a reporter, anchor, and assistant news director. She has had many ups and downs in her career. Marin worked for almost two decades with NBC owned and operated station, WMAQ-TV, in Chicago after joining it in 1978.

Carol Marin son
Image: Carol is the winner of Peabody Award 
Source: Zimbio

In 1997, Marin and producer Don Moseley was hired by CBS News. In 2004, Marin returned to WMAQ-TV, where she is the station's political editor along with Tammy Leitner. Carol has been awarded several national and international awards for her dedication. 

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