Bill Martin Bio, Age, Heights, KTVU News Net Worth, Salary, Parents, and Wife

Bill Martin Bio, Wiki

Bill Martin is an American meteorologist working for KTVU News serving the station as a chief meteorologist. He has been working with this station since 1992. 

Bill Martin Age and Family

Martin, who seems to be in his 70s, was born and brought up in the United States. However, information about his parents, birth date, month, and year, remains undisclosed. Breaking down further to his family roots, Martin’s great-uncle was sheriff of Vacaville in the late 1800s. His ancestors were some of the earliest settlers in San Fransisco. He is old but strong, he uses a wheelchair to walk and move places.

Bill Martin Height

Martin stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 7 inches.

Bill Martin Education

Martin attended Paradise High School and graduated from the University of California Berkeley with a degree in Physical Geography in 1981. He earned a graduate degree in Atmospheric Science from San Francisco State in 1987.

Bill Martin Career

Martin works at KTVU News as a chief meteorologist, forecasting the weather every weekend. He reported the earthquake in 1989, the Oakland Hills fires, the San Bruno gas fire, and the Camp Fire in Paradise where he lost the house he was brought up in, the Japanese tsunami, numerous local flooding, and the Oroville Dam evacuations.

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From 1988 to 1990 he worked at KRON NBC and worked in Santa Rosa at Channel 50 KFTY   from 1990 to 1992. In 1991 he moved to KPIX and worked on weekends before joining KTVU in 1992. Martin’s family history goes back to the gold rush in Northern California.

Bill Martin’s Net Worth

In Martin’s career as a chief meteorologist, he has accumulated a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $3 Million.

Bill Martin Salary

He receives annual earnings that range between $35,000 and $100,000.

Bill Martin’s Wife and Kids

Martin is a married man and his wife’s name is Pam. He and his spouse are blessed with two children a beautiful daughter and a handsome boy. The girl’s name is Avery and the boy’s name is Bill. On June 11, 2017, Bill graduated from Carlmont High in Belmont. On July 12, 2021, he posted a picture of his wife on his Instagram Page and wished her a happy anniversary. During Martin’s spare time, he loves the temperate climate in the Bay Area and also likes skiing, snowboarding, hiking, kayaking, surfing, biking, and climbing.

Bill Martin KTVU

Martin works with KTVU where he works alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;

  1. Jason Appelbaum
  2. Dave Clark
  3. Pam Cook
  4. Frank Mallicoat
  5. Mike Mibach
  6. Gasia Mikaelian
  7. Rosemary Orozco
  8. Steve Paulson
  9. Cristina Rendon
  10. Andre Senior
  11. Mark Tamayo

Bill Martin Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

He is vocal on her social media accounts where he posts frequently. On his Twitter account, he has about 10.4K followers, around 15,441 followers on her Facebook page, and about 1,802 followers on his Instagram account.