Aaron Wright Bio, Age, Height, KIRO 7 News, Net Worth, Salary, Parents, and Wife

Aaron Wright Bio, Wiki

Aaron Wright is an Emmy Award-winning American journalist working for KIRO 7 News in Seattle, WA serving as an Evening News  Anchor. He has been working with this station since Jan 2022.

Aaron Wright Age

Wright was born on the 21st of December in Spartanburg, South Carolina, the United States, therefore, celebrates his birthday on the 21st of December every year, and his zodiac sign is Sagittarius. However, judging from his appearance, he might be around his late 30’s.

Aaron Wright Height

Wright stands approximately 5 feet 8  inches (1. 75 m) and weighs around 80 kg.

Aaron Wright Education

For his education, Aaron attended Hampton University where he graduated and earned a Bachelor of Arts in Broadcast Journalism and  Political Science.

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Aaron Wright Career

Wright works for KIRO 7 News in Seattle, WA serving as an Evening News  Anchor. He joined KIRO 7 News in January 2022. Aaron acknowledges journalism is a service and at its best uplifts the community, exposes corruption, and assists people in need. He is an Emmy Award-winning journalist hailing from Spartanburg, South Carolina, and is a graduate of Hampton University.

Aaron commenced his profession at WREX-TV in Rockford, Illinois where he served as a reporter, photographer, and anchor. His career then took him to Knoxville serving as an anchor and reporter for WBIR-TV. While in Knoxville, he learned the significance of social connection and storytelling in news reporting. He reported everything from the Nashville Predators Stanley Cup appearance to the Gatlinburg Wildfires.

Aaron then headed west to San Antonio, TX to accept a job at KENS 5 team serving as an investigative reporter and anchoring the stations 5, 6, and 10 p.m. newscasts. Covering everything from former state senator Carlos Uresti’s fraud trial to the NCAA Final Four, Aaron would also work filing investigative information on government spending and uncovering scammers working to hurt hard-working San Antonians.

When Aaron isn’t anchoring and reporting, he enjoys spending time with his wife and chasing his two daughters. He has a deep love for college football,  photography, and seafood. When not at work you can catch him hiking … unless there’s a game on.

Aaron Wright’s Net Worth

In Aaron’s career as an anchor/reporter, he was able to amass a net worth between $1 Million-$ 3 million.

Aaron Wright Salary

Wright acquires annual earnings that range between $ 79,565, and $ 185,865.

Aaron Wright’s Parents and Siblings

Wright was born and raised to parents in Spartanburg, South Carolina, the United States. He is the son of Mr. Wright and his wife. Growing up, his loving parents gave him the best upbringing and nourishment possible. Besides this, Aaron has not revealed much information about his father, mother, or siblings, if he has any.

Aaron Wright Wife

Wright is married to his sweetheart of several years, Katie Finnegan, a nurse working at a San Antonio hospital. The couple exchanged their marriage vows on the 12th of May 2018 in a private ceremony attended by his close friend and family members. When Aaron isn’t anchoring and reporting, he enjoys spending time with his wife and chasing his two daughters.

Aaron Wright Kids

He and his wife are proud parents of two daughters, Penelope and Olive. Penelope was born in Aug 2019 and her sister, Olive was born in June of 2021.

Aaron Wright KIRO 7 News

Wright works at KIRO 7 News where he works alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;

  1. Michelle Millman
  2. Nick Allard
  3. Niku Kazori
  4. Chris Francis
  5. Monique Ming Laven
  6. Morgan Palmer
  7. Gary Horcher
  8. Frankie Katafias
  9. Elle Thomas
  10. Ilona McCauley
  11. Lauren Donovan
  12. Ryan Simms
  13. Linzi Sheldon

Aaron Wright Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

Wright is vocal on his social media accounts where he posts often. On his Twitter account, he has about 2,975 Followers around 2.3K followers on his Facebook page, and 1894 followers on his Instagram account.