Ylan Mui is an American correspondent and former contributor to CNBC. She also served in The Washington Post for more than 11 years.

Quick Info
Birth Name
Ylan Q. Mui
Birth Date
24th December 1980
Birth Place
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Current City
Washington D.C.
Bong Q. Mui
DanTam Mui
Vy and Dan Q. Mui
St. Mary’s Dominican High School,
Loyola University New Orleans
Zodiac Sign
5 feet 4 inches
1.63 meters
Adam McClintock
Eleanor, William, and Charlie
Social Media
Facebook, Twitter
Correspondent, Journalist
$45-$120 thousand
Net Worth$1 million

Where was Mui born and raised?

Ylan Mui was born as Ylan Q. Mui on December 24, 1980, in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States, to her Vietnamese-born American father, Bong Q. Mui and DanTam Mui. Ylan grew up with her older sister Vy and younger brother Dan Q. Mui in a luxurious household. Her father is a doctor, while her mother isa director of an investment company owned by the Mui family in Texas.

Ylan Mui
Source: Facebook

Being born to Vietnamese parents and ancestors, Ylan has Asian ethnicity, but she has American nationality as she was raised in the United States. She has Capricorn as her birth sign.



Ylan Mui was a St. Mary’s Dominican High School graduate. She later received her B.S. degree from Loyola University New Orleans in Communications, Biology, and Philosophy. While in university, Ylan joined Phi Beta Kappa members. She also worked for The Marron College Newspaper.


How did Mui start her Career?

Ylan started her job at The Times-Picayune in 2000 as a copy editor. After working there for two years, she worked at The Washington Post as an education writer for three years. After that, Ylan started working as a consumer reporter for The Washington Post, and Ylan also worked side by side for the University of Maryland as an adjunct Instructor. After working as an adjunct instructor, she worked for C-SPAN as Washington Journal Guest Host for three years and six months.

Mui was promoted to Financial Reporter in 2013 in The Washington Post. She then got promoted to White House economic policy in 2016. While working in The Washington Post, Ylan started her work as a contributor in CNBC in 2013. After working for more than 11 years for Washington Post, she left there to work full-time for CNBC as a Washington correspondent in 2017. It has been eight years since she started working in CNBC, and she is still working as a correspondent today.


Who is Ylan married to?

Ylan Mui is happily married to an American I.T. specialist, Adam McClintock. The couple is blessed with three beautiful children, Eleanor, William, and Charlie, born in 2013, 2016, and 2018. But, unfortunately, she hasn’t shared any information about her wedding yet.

Ylan Mui with her husband and children
Ylan with her husband and children Source: yamacparasutufethiye

In March 14, 2020, Ylan Mui was tested with COVID-19 positive. As a result, she isolated herself from her children. Unfortunately, following her positive, her husband, Adam, started showing similar symptoms. As a result, Ylan and Adam were forced to separate themselves from their children. Thankfully, both of the couples successfully fought the virus. As of 2021, Ylan resides in Washington D.C. with her children and husband.


Body Measurement

Ylan Mui is 40 years old, going on 41 incoming December 2021. She is 5 feet 4 inches tall which is about 1.63 meters. There is no exact information regarding her accurate body measurements, but Ylan has a slim body look at her appearance. Being an Asian ancestry, she possesses Asian features and has black hair and black eyes.

Mui maintains her body through light exercises. She also demonstrated her exercise routine during pregnancy in Washingtonpost.


Social Media

Ylan Mui is active on Twitter and Facebook. She has over 2.5 thousand followers on Facebook and over 22.7 thousand followers on Twitter. She can be connected by @ylanmui on Twitter. She also has a professional account in Linked In with over 500 connections.

Ylan Mui in her work
Ylan in her work Source: Flickr

Net worth

Ylan Mui has an estimated net worth of over $1 million as of 2021. Her average salary is estimated to be between $45-$120 thousand per year. Ylan is living a successful life, and her net worth is expected to rise more in the coming years. Her husband, who is working as an I.T. specialist, also earns decent money from his career.


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