What Is Matt Lauer's Salary?

What Is Matt Lauer's Salary?

Matt Lauer's salary as of September 2014 was an estimated $20 million a year. NBC also reportedly provides him with a helicopter to fly him from his horse farm in the Hamptons on Long Island to the television set in Manhattan.

Matt Lauer has never fully released information about his exact salary. He told news outlets that the number reported is not exact. Matt Lauer works for NBC as a host of the "Today Show." He previously co-hosted the show with Ann Curry, but she was dismissed in 2012. Ratings dropped shortly after her departure, but picked back up, and Matt Lauer signed a new two-year contract in 2014.