Katie Nielsen Bio, Age, Height, KPIX 5, Net Worth, Salary, Parents, and Husband

Katie Nielsen Bio, Wiki

Katie Nielsen is an award-winning reporter/anchor working for CBS News Bay Area, KPIX 5 serving as a reporter/anchor. She has been working with this station since the summer of 2017.

Katie Nielsen Age

Born and raised in Southern California, United States, Katie keeps information regarding her dates of birth, age, birthday, and zodiac sign away from the limelight. However, judging from her appearance, she might be around her early 30’s.

Katie Nielsen Height

Nielsen stands approximately 5 feet 6 inches (1. 68  m) and weighs around 61 kg.

Katie Nielsen Education

For her Education,  Katie enrolled and graduated from the Missouri School of Journalism at UM-Columbia. She also holds a Masters of Jurisprudence from the Loyola University Chicago School of Law.

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Katie Nielsen Career

Nielsen works for CBS News Bay Area, KPIX 5 serving as a reporter/anchor.  She is thrilled to be back in the Golden State. Katie has spent more than a decade sharing people’s stories. She came to KPIX in the summer of 2017, and just a few months later, found herself reporting the Wine Country Wildfires.

Katie was one of the first reporters to arrive in Santa Rosa when the fires commenced and offered constant updates from the fire lines. The stories of bravery and tragedy she filed awarded her two national journalism awards: The National Headliner Award for Breaking News and the Society of Professional Journalists National Sigma Delta Chi Award for Breaking News.

Katie provided live reports from almost a dozen major wildfires across Northern California in 2018, including the Camp Fire in Paradise and the Carr Fire in Redding. Her award-winning coverage of the Carr Fire won her the National Headliner Award for Breaking News for the 2nd time in as many years, an unprecedented honor.

Katie worked at TV stations in Arkansas,  New York, Missouri, and Nevada prior to returning to the West coast. Most recently, she covered Comcast Sports Bay Area, focusing on horse racing and baseball. When she’s not chasing news, Katie is out running with her dog, Chloe, skiing or golfing. She’s also a competitive equestrian with her Moose, a show-jumping horse.

Katie Nielsen’s Net Worth

In Katie’s career as an anchor/reporter, she has been able to amass a net worth ranging between $1 Million-$ 3 Million.

Katie Nielsen Salary

Nielsen acquires annual earnings that range between $ 87, 475, and $ 167,988.

Katie Nielsen Parents and Siblings

Nielsen was born and raised by her devoted parents in Southern California, United States by her parents. Growing up, her daddy and mother gave her the best upbringing and nourishment one could ask for. Besides this, Katie has not revealed any further information concerning her parents or siblings if she has any.

Katie Nielsen Husband

Nielsen is married to James Dwiggins. She announced her engagement on June 8th, 2020, and later on, got married.

Katie Nielsen Kids

She and her husband, James are proud parents of a baby girl who was born in June of 2021.

Katie Nielsen Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

Nielsen is vocal on her social media accounts where she posts often. On her Twitter account, she has about 3,331 Followers around 3.9K followers on her Facebook page, and 31K followers on her Instagram account.

Katie Nielsen KPIX 5

Nielsen works at KPIX 5 where she works alongside her fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;

  1. Amanda Starrantino
  2. Elizabeth Cook
  3. Reed Cowan
  4. Max Darrow
  5. Anne Makovec
  6. Mary Lee
  7. Kenny Choi
  8. John Ramos
  9. Don Ford
  10. Len Ramirez
  11. Juliette Goodrich
  12. Justin Andrews
  13. Andrea Nakano
  14. Vern Glenn
  15. Dennis O’Donnell
  16. Gianna Franco
  17. Paul Heggen
  18. Darren Peck
  19. Jessica Burch
  20. Brian Hackney