Jason Hackett Biography and Wiki
Jason Hackett is an American journalist, anchor and reporter currently working as a morning anchor at KARE 11 based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Previously, he served as a morning anchor for more than four at KOCO in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
Jason Hackett Education
Jason holds a Bachelor of Science in Telecommunication from the University of Florida.
Jason Hackett Age and Birthday
How old is Jason? Jason is 41 years old as of 2023. He was born in 1982, in Miami Gardens, Florida, United States of America. His birthday details are currently under review. READ: Kathy Sabine
Jason Hackett Nationality and Ethnicity
Jason holds American nationality and citizenship by birth. He was born and raised in Miami Gardens, Florida, United States. He belongs to the Jamaican-American ethnicity/heritage/ancestry.
Jason Hackett Height
How tall is Jason? Jason stands at an average height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 m)
Jason Hackett Family | Parents
Jason was born and raised in Miami Gardens, Florida to Jamaican parents. He has two three siblings two older sisters and a younger brother. Though, information regarding his parents including his father and mother is currently under review.
Jason Hackett Wife
Is Jason married? Jason’s information regarding his wife is currently under review. He is confidential when it comes to matters concerning his personal life. He has not yet updated his dating life or marital status to the public.
Jason Hackett Salary
Jason working as a morning anchor at KARE 11 based in Minneapolis, Minnesota earns an estimated annual salary of $86,240.
Jason Hackett Net Worth
Jason is an American journalist, anchor and reporter with an estimated net worth of $1 million.
On August 22, 2019, during a segment about a gorilla at the Oklahoma City Zoo, Alex Housden, a morning anchor, made a remark comparing the animal to her co-anchor, Jason, saying, “Kind of looks like you.” However, on the following day, August 23, Alex Housden sincerely apologized to Jason on-air, expressing her regret and tearfully acknowledging that her comment was inconsiderate. Recognizing her good intentions, Jason graciously accepted her apology and emphasized their close friendship. Nevertheless, he honestly admitted that the comment had indeed hurt his feelings. RELATED: Danny Jones Penniman
Jason Hackett KARE 11
Jason currently serves as a morning anchor at KARE 11 based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Previously, he served as a morning anchor for more than four at KOCO in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
Prior to joining KOCO5, Jason gained valuable experience as a reporter at WPTV, an NBC affiliate located in West Palm Beach, Florida. During his time there, he extensively covered significant events within the state of Florida, including President Trump’s visits to Mar-a-Lago, the tragic incident at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, and the devastating shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland.
Throughout his career, spanning over a decade, Jason has closely followed the outstanding work and storytelling skills of the journalists at KARE 11. He has always admired their unwavering commitment to delivering high-quality journalism. Now, the opportunity to be a part of the KARE family has become a reality, fulfilling a lifelong dream. Jason is thrilled to return to the Midwest and embrace all the remarkable experiences and offerings that the Twin Cities have to offer.