Jerry Hayes Bio, Age, Height, WHNT TV, Net Worth, Salary, Parents, and Wife

Jerry Hayes Bio, Wiki

Jerry Hayes is a nine-time Emmy nominee and two-time winning anchor/reporter working at WHNT News 19 in Huntsville, AL serving as Weeknight anchor/reporter from 4, 5 & 6:30 pm news,  M-F with Christine Killimayer.  He has been working with this station since March 1979.

Jerry Hayes Age

Born and raised in Nashville, Tennessee, the United States, Jerry keeps information regarding his dates of birth, age, birthday, and zodiac sign away from the limelight. However, judging from his appearance, he might be around his 70’s.

Jerry Hayes Height

Hayes stands approximately 5 feet 9  inches (1.85 m) and weighs around 89 kg.

Jerry Hayes Education

For his  Education, Jerry earned his college degree at Middle Tennessee State University.

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Jerry Hayes Career

Hayes works at WHNT News 19 in Huntsville, AL serving as a Weeknight anchor/reporter. He co-anchors the 4, 5 & 6:30 pm news,  M-F with Christine Killimayer. Jerry is in his 43rd year at WHNT News 19. He joined the WHNT News family on March 1979. Jerry has literally been around the world amassing stories for WHNT NEWS 19. He has covered from the White House and brought stories home from as far away as St. Petersburg, Russia. Jerry has interviewed celebrities like Carol Burnett and Mark Hamill. Jerry was the first television reporter to interview members of the group Alabama.

While at Middle Tennessee State University, he interned at WTVF, the CBS affiliate in Nashville. After graduation, Jerry was employed as chief videotape editor in the News Department. In the fall of 1978, he relocated to Huntsville. Jerry was employed by WHNT as a reporter, but within a couple of weeks began anchoring and producing the weekend newscasts. After working as a ten o’clock co-anchor and then noon anchor, Jerry moved to the 6 and 10 main anchor spot in November of 1983. After the tornadoes of the 27th of April 2011, he commenced anchoring a new newscast at 6:30 pm. In the fall of 2016, he wanted a change from anchoring the late newscast for over 30 years. He currently co-anchors the 4 and 6:30 newscasts on a weeknight with Christine Killimayer.

When Jerry is not working, he loves consuming time with his family. That’s especially true at the moment that he is a grandfather! He loves to play golf, fish, and watch his Tennessee Titans and Nashville Predators.

Jerry Hayes Awards

He has been awarded numerous awards during his journalistic career. Jerry is a nine-time Emmy nominee and two-time winner! In 2010, he was enlisted by the Nashville/Midsouth Chapter into the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Silver Circle. Jerry was acknowledged with the Associated Press Television Award for Best News Anchor in Alabama in 2005, 2006, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018. He was also acknowledged And the Alabama Broadcasters Association which presented Jerry with its Abby award for News Anchor of the Year in 2008, 2011, and 2013. In 2012, he also earned an Abby award for a feature story called “A Father’s Love”. Jerry was also awarded a Region 12 Edward R. Murrow Award for Best Sports Reporting in 2013.

Jerry Hayes Net Worth Worth

In Jerry’s career as an anchor/reporter, he has been able to amass a net worth ranging between $1 Million-$ 5 Million.

Jerry Hayes Salary

Hayes acquires annual earnings that range between $ 111, 775, and $ 270,585.

Jerry Hayes’ Parents and Siblings

DiSangro was born and raised by his devoted parents in Nashville, Tennessee, the United States. He is the son of Mr. Hayes and his wife. He also has a little brother named Terry who is around 69 years old. The two have shared good and bad times together. Jerry is hoping they get over whatever speed bumps they encounter down the road and the ride continues for years to come.

Jerry Hayes Wife

Hayes is a married man though he has not revealed the identity of his wife. The couple has been together for more than three decades.

Jerry Hayes Kids

He and his wife are proud parents and grandparents.

Jerry Hayes Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

Hayes is vocal on his social media accounts where he posts often. On his Twitter account, he has about 4,268 Followers around 19K followers on his Facebook page, and 1,582 followers on his Instagram account.

Jerry Hayes WHNT- TV

Hayes works at WHNT- TV where he works alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;

  1. Steve Johnson
  2. Christine Killimayer
  3. Melissa Riopka
  4. Greg Screws
  5. Kelley Smith
  6. Ben Smith
  7. Olivia Whitmire