Jeff Bernthal Bio, Wiki
Jeff Bernthal is an American Anchor/Reporter working for KPLR-TV where he works as an anchor and reporter since November 1989 when he joined the station. He also joined FOX 2News in 2008 where he has still been working as an anchor/reporter. Previously, he was working as a News Reporter for WSIE-FM from September 1987 to October 1989.
Jeff Bernthal Dates of Birth
Bernthal has not disclosed details on when he was born. He has kept this information away from the public hence his age, and the date he celebrates his birthday is not known.
Jeff Bernthal Measurements
He stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 9 inches.
Jeff Bernthal Education
He is a proud graduate of Southern Illinois University Edwardsville where he studied Mass Communications and graduated in the year 1990. While there, he got an opportunity to intern for KPLR-TV in the year 1988.
Jeff Bernthal’s Work Experience
Through his years working as a reporter, he has covered a couple of stories. These stories range from unrest in Ferguson, Presidential and Vice Presidential Debates at Washington University, the Flood of the Century, and the COVI-19 Pandemic. In addition, he has also been to travel across the country covering major events such as Hurricane Andrew, the 1996 Democratic National Convention in Chicago, and the Joplin tornado.
Bernthal launched Nexstar’s Missouri Capitol News Bureau in 2020 successfully. In addition, he delivered daily reports on key legislative issues facing the state. KPLR 11 and Fox 2 are the only stations with a permanent news bureau inside the Missouri Capitol.
He has been recognized severally by the St. Louis Journalism Review and the St.Louis Post-Dispatch for his outstanding reporting. In addition, he is a St. Louis native and feels lucky to be reporting the news in the city that he knows best.
Bernthal has also previously served on the Board of Directors of the National Conference for Community and Justice of Metropolitan St. Louis (NCCJSTL). This is an organization that fights bigotry, racism, and bias.
Feel free to catch him on his reports at both KPLR News and Fox 2 News.
Jeff Bernthal’s Net Worth
In Bernthal’s career as an Anchor/Reporter, he has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $3 Million.
Jeff Bernthal Salary
He earns an annual salary ranging from $35,000 – $100,000.
Jeff Bernthal Parents and Siblings
Bernthal was born and raised in St. Louis by his loving and caring parents. His parents celebrated their 70th Anniversary on the 3rd of February 2019. In addition, he posted a photo of his father wishing him a happy father’s day and that of his mom wishing her a happy 94th birthday on the 18th of August 2019.
Jeff Bernthal Spouse
He is married to his lovely and beautiful wife. He shares no information in relation to his wife but posts photos with her frequently on Instagram.
Jeff Bernthal Kids
Together, the duo counts it a blessing to have one daughter whom they greatly love. However, he shares no information in relation to her daughter except for the pictures he posts of her on Instagram.
Jeff Bernthal Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram
He is vocal on his social media accounts where he posts frequently. On his Twitter account, he has about 5500 followers, around 2.6K followers on his Facebook page, and about 590 followers on his Instagram account.