Ben Bailey Meteorologist, Net Worth, Bio, Age, Wife, WDIV, Cash Cab, Daughter and Height

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Ben Bailey Biography and Wikipedia

Ben Bailey is an American meteorologist well known as a former Chief Meteorologist for WDIV Local 4 news in Michigan. He recently made an official departure announcement on air in 2020 during his regular 6 pm and 11 pm live weather reports from home due to the pandemic. Bailey continued to state that he thought it was crazy to say goodbye to his work at WDIV on a Saturday morning from his own house. He now works as a meteorologist for WJBK News based in Detroit.

Ben Bailey Age

How old is Ben? Bailey is about 55 years old as of 2024. He was born in Berkley, Michigan, United States. However, information regarding his exact date of birth and birthday is currently not yet available. Nevertheless, more details about Ben’s age will be shared once it is confirmed available. READ: Hank Winchester

Ben Bailey Education

Ben attended the University of Missouri Columbia where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Atmospheric Science in 2001. In 1996, Bailey also earned a Bachelor’s degree in journalism from the same university.

Ben Bailey Nationality and Ethnicity

Bailey holds American nationality and citizenship by birth. He was born and brought up in the northern suburbs of Michigan, United States. Therefore, Bailey is of white ethnicity/heritage.

Ben Bailey Height

How tall is Ben? Bailey stands at an average height of 5 feet 6 inches. He also maintains an average body weight of around 56 kilograms. Details about his other body measurements are still under review. Nevertheless, Bailey has black hair and dark brown eyes.

Ben Bailey Family and Parents

Ben was born and brought up by his parents in a simple suburban neighborhood situated in Michigan, United States. However, details regarding his mother and father are currently not yet publicly available. READ: Denise Isaac 

It is also not known whether he has any siblings or not. Nevertheless, more details regarding Ben’s parents will be updated once it is confirmed available.

Ben Bailey WDIV Wife

Is Ben Married? Bailey is a happily married man. However, he has not shared more details regarding his partner or spouse. The two love birds exchanged vows in a private wedding ceremony that was held back in early 1990.

He is also known for keeping his personal married life away from his social media platforms. Nevertheless, more details about his wife and partner will be updated once it is confirmed available.

Ben Bailey Baby | Children

Information regarding his children is currently under review despite speculations that he has one or two children. However, more details about his children or baby will be shared once it is confirmed and available by a verifiable source.

Ben Bailey Meteorologist Salary

Bailey working as an on-air meteorologist for WJBK FOX 2 news based in Detroit, Michigan earns an annual salary from $50,000 to $100,000.

Ben Bailey WDIV Chief Meteorologist

What happened to Ben on WDIV? Bailey currently serves as the main chief weather forecaster for WJBK News. Previously, he worked as a weathercaster for WDIV News based in Detroit, Michigan. He first began his career as a production assistant and reporter for WEVV-TV based in Eastenville, Indiana from 1992 to 1994. He then when on to work as a weather anchor and reporter for Komu-TV from 1996 to 1996. Ben then served as a meteorologist for WBIR-TV from the year 2001 to 2004. READ: Cori Coffin

From there he joined WDIV local Channel 4 news and became the chief meteorologist for close to seven years. During his tenure at WDIV -TV, Ben covered the aftermath of horrible hurricanes, he even predicted oncoming storms, tornadoes, and hurricanes in Michigan and its environs. Ben left WDIV and joined WJBK-TV news.

Ben Bailey Meteorologist WJBK

WJBK is a famous Detroit-licensed Tv station that currently broadcasts through digital channel 7 News. The station is based in the northern part of Detroit, Michigan and it’s currently running under the management of the FOX News Corporation.

Ben left WDIV Channel 4 News back in 2020 and joined the WJBK weather team six months later. At the station. he is known for covering the best weather reports like hurricanes, blizzards, snowstorms, tornadoes and the latest weather changes happening in 2022.

Ben Bailey Net Worth

Ben is an American Meteorologist with an estimated net worth ranging from $100,000 to $1 million.

Ben Bailey WDIV COVID 19

According to rumors and speculations, Ben left WDIV because he tested positive for COVID-19. However, these rumors are false. Bailey has never been diagnosed with COVID-19 since he left WDIV in 2020.