Jerry Taft is a well-known meteorologist associated with WLS-TV in Chicago.He is also well known for radio and journalism. He was born on March 14, 1943, in the United States and looks young by age. He is American by nationality and white by ethnicity. The 74 years aged Virgo man has been involved in the journalism since 1970. He has also been the veteran of United States Air Force. The popular Jerry Taft bio is given below.
Net worth and Salary
Taft has also been in the position of the chief meteorologist of the WLS-TV for the past few years. He is known to be the best meteorologist in Chicago which is why Jerry Taft salary is in thousands of dollars annually which has boosted Jerry Taft net worth to be around 1.5 million dollars.
Taft graduated in Bachelor of Science in meteorology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Taft started his career in 1970 by joining the KMOL-TV in San Antonio in Texas. In 1977, he joined the WMAQ-TV and in the year 1977, he joined the ABC 7. Currently, he is running on 38th year on Chicago TV.
Jerry Taft is equally popular for his extensive work on the radio like weather reports for the WMAQ-AM as well as the WLS-AMAs.
Jerry Taft has been successful to be one of the seven 2009 honorees inducted into the Silver Circle in the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. His hard work and quality work has given him fame and respect.
Is Jerry Taft married? Who is his wife?
Jerry Taft is happily married to his wife Shana Taft. The couple is blessed with a son and a daughter and the family has been living happily in Lemont since the mid- 1990’s. Taft is known to be a family guy and has interest in golfing. He is a pet lover and loves his dog Cozy a lot.
Jerry Taft has his niece Evelyn Taft. She is in the same field as him. She is also a weather reporter for the CBS 2 in Los Angeles.
Wiki and Facts
Taft wiki tells that, Taft is an active social site user and can be found on twitter as @jerrytaft. His verified account has 21.8k followers, 14.8k followers, and about 4209 tweets. He is also found on Instagram as @jbtaft with about 1.5k followers and 59 followings. His bio is also available in Wikipedia and various other sites as well.