Amy Watson Channel 5, Bio, Age, Husband, Photos, Family, Height, Salary and Net Worth

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Amy Watson Biography and Wikipedia

Amy Watson is an American Emmy Award-winning journalist currently working as an anchor and reporter at News Channel 5 based in Nashville, Tennessee. Previously, she worked as a news anchor and reporter in in Chattanooga, Cape Girardeau, MO and Paducah, Kentucky.


Amy Watson Education

Watson attended and graduated from Murray State University and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in journalism, with minors in political science and German.

Amy Watson Age

How old is Amy? Amy is 41 years old as of 2023. She was born on March 26, 1982, in Kentucky, Murray, United States of America. Her birthday is always celebrated on March 26th of every year. READ: Tom Siwa

Amy Watson Nationality and Ethnicity

Watson holds American nationality and citizenship by birth. She was born and raised in Kentucky, Murray, United States. She belongs to the White-American ethnicity/heritage/ancestry.

Amy Watson Height

How tall is Amy? She stands at an average height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 m) and maintains a body weight of 59 kg.

Amy Watson Family

Amy was born and raised in the western Kentucky town of Murray by her parents. However, information regarding her family members including her father, mother and siblings is currently under review.


Amy Watson Husband

Is Amy married? Amy is currently married to her husband Derrick Watson. The couple got married through a private wedding ceremony in 1993. The couple is proud parents to three children Aaron, Sarah and Anna. She also grandson Graham. READ: Tien Tran

Amy Watson Salary

Watson working as an anchor and reporter at News Channel 5 based in Nashville, Tennessee, earns an estimated annual salary of $87,400.

Amy Watson Net Worth

Amy is an American Emmy Award-winning journalist, anchor and reporter with an estimated net worth of $1 million.

Amy Watson Channel 5

Amy, hailing from the western Kentucky town of Murray just across the Tennessee border, boasts a remarkable career as a seven-time Emmy Award-winning Anchor/Reporter. Prior to making her mark in Nashville, Amy lent her talents to newsrooms in Chattanooga, Cape Girardeau, Mo., and Paducah, Ky. READ: Tom Ainsley

Amy’s professional journey has been adorned with numerous accolades, including over a dozen Emmy nominations and prestigious Associated Press awards for news writing and special projects. In 2018, she clinched the coveted “First Place for Short Light Feature” award, and her excellence garnered a national RTNDA award for “Best Feature.”

The city of Nashville has consistently recognized Amy’s outstanding contributions. In 2018, she received dual honors from the Best of Nashville as “Best TV Personality” and “Best Reporter.” The Toast of Music City also acknowledged her excellence, naming her “Best Local TV Anchor/Reporter” in 2017. Readers’ Choice has bestowed top honors upon her as well.

Beyond the realm of journalism, Amy cherishes her most treasured trophies her family. Her husband, Derrick, has been her steadfast partner since 1993, and she takes pride in her four children: Aaron, Sarah, Anna, and her two grandsons, Graham and Gatlin.

In addition to her accomplishments in broadcasting, Amy is a published children’s book author. “Hairdresser’s Baby,” her inaugural book, debuted in 2003, followed by “Ellicott Moon” in 2021. Amy Watson’s multifaceted talents and dedication to her craft make her a prominent figure not only in the world of journalism but also in the hearts of those who appreciate her storytelling prowess.