Firstly, King started her career from WDAF-TV channel as a reporter and an anchor. After working for several years, she was the co-host on NBC daytime talk show, Cover to Cover, later she hosted her own talk show The Gayle King Show but couldn’t run well.
Later, Gayle joined The Oprah Magazine as an editor and worked as a special correspondent for The Oprah Winfrey Show and Good Morning America. She began her live television program on Oprah Winfrey Network, The Gayle King Show broadcast on XM Satellite Radio. She earned wide recognition and came in limelight after her diligent effort and devotion towards her work.
Moreover, King also hosted a program Person to Person, interviewed remarkable personalities from business, political and social sectors. She is currently associated with the CBS channel and running CBS This Morning as co-anchor.
Moving towards her personal life, Gayle married to William Bumpus, an attorney general. They gave birth to a daughter Kirby and son Jr. William Bumpus but they divorced after eleven years of married. Recently, William apologized Gayle for cheating her for several years.
King earns the tremendous amount of money from her professional career. The big chunk of her Net worth has been estimated as $ 20 Million by which she is enjoying her Luxury life with her children.