Cuomo has received multiple Emmy Award nominations. His Good Morning America profile of the 12-year-old poet Mattie Stepanek was recognized with a News Emmy, making Cuomo one of the youngest correspondents to receive a News Emmy in network news history. He has also been awarded Polk and Peabody Awards for team coverage. His work has been recognized in the areas of breaking news, business news, and legal news, with the Edward R. Murrow Award for breaking news coverage, the 2005 Gerald Loeb Award for Television Deadline business reporting for "Money for Nothing?", and the American Bar Association Silver Gavel Award for investigating juvenile justice
Chris Cuomo has a net worth of $12 million. Cuomo makes $6 million annually for his roles at CNN. Cuomo's early career as a journalist included appearances on CNBC, CNN, and MSNBC. He was a correspondent for Fox Files on Fox News where he covered controversial social issues. Cuomo also worked as a political policy analyst for Fox News. He did a year-long assignment covering the heroin addiction affecting suburban families for ABC's 20/20. Cuomo was the chief law and justice correspondent for ABC News. He covered the earthquake in Haiti, bullying, and homeless teens. He's also affected change in a number of industries after reporting on them including his undercover look at for-profit school recruiters. Additionally, Cuomo's tip from a BMW owner led to the recall of more than 150,000 cars.