Charissa started her career as a Sports news anchor for Fox Sports. She also hosted the college football shows, Friday Night Tailgate for Big Ten Network as well as hosted FSN's show, Toughest Cowboy and Big Ten's Best on Big Ten Network. She also covered several events like 2010 Vancouver Olympics Winter Games, FIFA World Cup, BCS National Championship and NBA All-Star game for Yahoo Sports.
Moreover, Thompson diligent performance led her to ESPN. She co-hosted the show, Numbers Never Lie with Michael Smith. During her time in ESPN, she also covered SportsNation and ESPN First Take.
Moving towards her personal life, Charissa Thompson was married, however, later the couple ended up their relation. After getting a divorce, she dated former basketball player, Jay Williams, sadly thy spilled after a couple of months. She also dated Ryan Bedford and were spotted during a vacation in Ibiza.
In January 2018, Charissa' iCloud account was hacked and her stories were shared online. Charissa then hired attorney Andrew Brettler from the Los Angeles law firm to have her stuff removed from the website which has leaked her photos. Celebs like Tiger Woods and Kristen Stewart were also the victim of the hacking.
In fall of 2016, Charissa Thompson bought a 1,646 square feet Malibu, California house for $2.5 million. Her Malibu house has 2.5 baths and 2 beds with ocean view.
Thompson earns a handsome amount of salary as a journalist. Being Sportscaster and TV host she gets a good amount of salary, and her annual income approximately stands at $0.5 million. It is estimated that her current net worth is around $3 Million.