Melissa Blasius Bio, Age, Height, ABC15, Net Worth, Salary, Parents, and Husband

Melissa Blasius Bio, Wiki

Melissa Blasius is an American news reporter operating at Arizona’s ABC15 in Phoenix.  She spent the majority of her 20-year career in Phoenix.

Melissa Blasius Age

Blasius who seems to be in her 30s was born in the United States. However, she hasn’t shared details about her birth year, as well as her parents. She is private when it comes to her dating life.

Melissa Blasius Height

She is of an average body stature and stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 6 inches.

Melissa Blasius Education

Blasius graduated from Northwestern University near Chicago where she earned her bachelor’s degree. She developed a love for baseball and the Chicago Cubs.

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Melissa Blasius Work Experience

Blasius is a news reporter working for Arizona’s ABC15 as an investigator. On behalf of the Arizona parties,  Blasius has raised a reputation for asking tough questions and making a move. She spent most of her 2-decade career in Phoenix.  She led their coverage of the life and legacy of Sen. John McCain in 2018. Blasius reported about the 2017 Las Vegas massacre, She is always interrogating the Arizona State Capitol. She has assisted veterans in recovering their long-overdue VA disability benefits and homeowners in reversing wrongful bank foreclosures. Her way of reporting has changed the state of laws and led to the resignations of top government officials.

Blasius revealed a secret patient’s wait list at the VA hospital, revealed flooded- destroyed mobile homes that were being marketed to unsuspecting buyers, and gave an exclusive interview with Mark Redwine who was later sentenced for murdering his son Dylan This was when she worked as an investigative reporter at KUSA-TV in Denver. Blasius worked as a reporter also in these areas: TX; Battle Creek, MI; Champaign, IL; Houston, and Topeka, KS. She also worked as the Director of Communications at the Arizona Department of Health Services for a period of time. Therefore she managed to cover national events like the space shuttle Columbia disaster and President Barack Obama’s inauguration. She used  a fighter plane to search for drug dealers in the desert, and she even interviewed a talking pig

Blasius earned several awards due to her dogged reporting, she received the top journalism award in the nation. Awards like; the U.S. Hillman Prize, George Foster Peabody Award, and a du-Pont Columbia Award were honored to Blasius due to her and the station’s work. She was recognized by The National Headliner Awards in 2021 for reporting on the COVID-19 pandemic. From the Valley’s Society of Professional Journalists Blasius earned regional Emmy Awards and a Sunshine Award.

When not working, she loves watching movies, trail running, and playing board games with her family.

Melissa Blasius’ Net Worth

Blasius’ career as an anchor, she has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $3 Million.

Melissa Blasius Salary

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

Melissa Blasius Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

Blasius is vocal on her social media accounts where she posts frequently. On her Twitter account, she has about 11.2k followers, around 7.1k followers on her Facebook page, and about 100 followers on her Instagram account.