Craig Melvin is familiar to Today viewers alongside co-hosts Savannah Guthrie, Dylan Dreyer and Hoda Kotb. The anchor has been off-air this week, with fans curious to know where Craig Melvin is.

Where is Craig Melvin?

Today host and anchor Craig Melvin is spending some time away from his job and is on vacation with his family.

On Monday (16 August), Melvin updated fans on why he wasn’t in the Today studios via a post on Instagram.

As he shared vacation snaps with his 300,000 followers on Instagram, he wrote: “Out of the office. Not missing it #familytime #family.”

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NBC anchor’s career explored

While Craig Melvin is known for being part of the Today show’s presenting team, he started his career at NBC affiliate station WIS-TV as a high-school reporter.

Melvin joined the station in 2001 as a news anchor and reporter and also featured on WIS News 10.

After seven years, he went on to report as part of NBC’s WRC-TV station, where he worked as a weekend anchor.

Melvin has gone on to feature in many roles across the NBC network, including on shows such as Dateline, MSNBC Live and Nightly News With Lester Holt.

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What is Craig Melvin’s salary?

As he has become a familiar face to NBC viewers over the years, it’s no surprise his salary is estimated to be in the millions.

According to Celebrity Net Worth, Craig Melvin’s current salary is $3 million from the Today show alone.

However, other online sources have suggested that figure could reflect annual earnings from his roles across the NBC network.

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